Elections & Voting

www.michigan.gov/vote

  • Election Dates & Information

    ELECTION DATES & INFORMATION

     

    Currently, there are no elections scheduled in 2019 but watch for any changes that may come along! If you are not yet registered, you may register to vote in person at the Davison Township Clerk’s Department or at any Secretary of State office. Please note Michigan does not have on-line voter registration at this time. You must print and complete the application, then bring it in to the Clerk’s Department or any Secretary of State branch office. An application to register to vote can be obtained here:  MIVoterRegistration_97046_7.pdf

     

    The completed form can be mailed, faxed or emailed to:

    elections@davisontwp-mi.org

    Visit www.michigan.gov/vote to verify your registration and precinct location.

     

    Feel free to call the Clerk’s Department if you have any questions at 810-653-4156.

     

  • Registering To Vote

    REGISTERING TO VOTE

    You can register to vote for federal, state and local elections here at the Davison Township Clerk’s Department or by visiting any Secretary of State Branch office. or by mail. To register to vote you must be:

    • A U.S. citizen
    • At least 18 years of age by Election Day
    • A resident of Michigan and the city, township or village where you are applying to register to vote at least 30 days before Election Day
    • Not serving a sentence in jail or prison

     

    TO REGISTER BY MAIL

    • Complete a voter registration application and follow the instructions:
    • MI Voter Registration
    • Mail to Davison Township Clerk’s Department, 1280 N Irish Road, Davison, MI 48423
    • Registration applications must be received by the fifteenth day before Election Day (postmarks accepted) to be eligible to participate in an upcoming election.

     

    ELECTION ELIGIBLE VOTER REGISTRATION

    With the passage of Proposal 18-3, an unregistered elector (or registered elector who has moved) who wishes to participate in an upcoming election now has the following options:

    • Register in person at a Secretary of State Branch, a designated voter registration agency, the voter’s county, township clerk’s office or by mail no later than the 15th day prior to the election
    • Register to vote during the 14 days prior to the election, including Election Day, by applying in person at the Clerk’s Office

     

    Voters who register to vote in person during the 14-day window must show proof of residency as well as provide photo identification.

    • Acceptable proof of residency documents are:
    • A current utility bill
    • Bank statement
    • Paycheck
    • Government check
    • Other government document

     

    MOVING

    Whenever you move to a new city, township or village you must re-register to vote.

  • Obtaining an Absentee Ballot

    Obtaining an Absentee Ballot

     

    Absentee ballots no longer require a “reason” so anyone can choose to vote absentee. Ballots are typically available 30 days before an election. You can obtain an absent voter ballot by the following methods:

     

    • Complete an Absent Voter application: CLICK HERE
    •  and submit it to your local clerk by mail, email (scan it & email) or fax.
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    • Complete an application in person at your local clerk’s office during regular office hours; plus, the Clerk’s Department is always open the Saturday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. before an election.
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    • If you wish to be added to our permanent Absent Voter list, you may call the Clerk’s Office, email or mail to make your request.
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    • Once a completed application is received, the ballot will be mailed to you. If applying to vote absentee in person, you may vote the ballot while at the Clerk’s Department.

     

    Contact Us

     

    By Mail:

    • Davison Township Municipal Center
    • 1280 N Irish Road
    • Davison MI 48423

     

    By Phone:

    • 810-653-4156

    By Fax

    • 810-653-2770

    By Email:

    Regular Office Hours: Mon-Fri, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

  • Military and Overseas Civilian Voters

    MILITARY AND OVERSEAS CIVILIAN VOTERS

    Special services are provided to assist military and overseas civilian voters participate in elections.  If you are a military or overseas civilian voter who is eligible to vote in Michigan, go to www.michigan.gov/sos, then click on "Elections" in the upper left side of the screen. Next, select Michigan Voter Information Center.

     

    On the left, click on Military and Overseas Voters for information on how to register to vote, how to obtain an absent voter ballot and other assistance.

     

    Important note:  Only those voters covered under the Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act (UOCAVA) are eligible to use the Federal Post Card Application Form (FPCA) and receive an absentee ballot by email or fax.  Covered voters include:

     

    • A member of a uniformed service on active duty who is absent from his/her city or township of residence. Voter can be inside or outside the United States.
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    • A member of the Merchant Marine who, by reason of service in the Merchant Marine, is absent from his/her city or township of residence.  Voter can be inside or outside the United States.
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    • A spouse or dependent of a member of a uniformed service or a member of the Merchant Marine who, by reason of the active duty or service of the member, is absent from his/her city or township of residence.  Voter can be inside or outside the United States.
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    • A civilian voter who is outside the United States and is eligible to vote in Michigan.
  • Polling Locations

    POLLING LOCATIONS

    Currently Davison Township has 9 precincts:

    • Precinct 1-   Davison Area Senior Center at 10135 Lapeer Road
    • Precinct 2-   World Outreach Center at 2275 N Irish Road
    • Precinct 3-   Faith Baptist Church at 7306 E Atherton Road
    • Precinct 4-   Davison Area Senior Center at 10135 Lapeer Road
    • Precinct 5-   Davison Township Municipal Center at 1280 N Irish Road
    • Precinct 6-   World Outreach Center at 2275 N Irish Road
    • Precinct 7-   Faith Baptist Church at 7306 E Atherton Road
    • Precinct 8-   Davison Assembly of God at 1234 S. Gale Road
    • Precinct 9-   Davison Assembly of God at 1234 S. Gale Road

     

    Visit the Michigan Voter Information Center website to easily verify your polling location. For precinct maps click HERE.

  • Voter Identification

    VOTER IDENTIFICATION

    Remember to bring an acceptable form of photo identification to the polls on Election Day.

     

    Visit the Michigan Voter Information Center website for the complete list of acceptable forms of I.D. and more information on this requirement.

  • State & Federal Elected Officials

    STATE ELECTED OFFICIALS

     

    Governor Gretchen Whitmer

    Lt. Governor Garlin Gilchrist II

    P.O. Box 30013

    Lansing, MI 48909

    517-373-3400 or 517-335-7858 (Constituent Services)

     

    Secretary of State

    Jocelyn Benson

    Michigan Department of State

    Lansing, MI 48918

    secretary@michigan.gov

     

    State Senator

    Ruth Johnson, 14th District

    Michigan Senate

    7300 Binsfeld Building

    Lansing, MI 48909-7536

    517-373-1636

    www.senatorruthjohnson.com

     

    State House Representative

    Sheryl Kennedy, 48th District

    P.O. Box 30014

    Lansing, MI 48909-7514

    517-373-7557

    SherylKennedy@house.mi.gov

    FEDERAL ELECTED OFFICIALS

     

    U.S. Senator Gary Peters

    124 W Allegan, Ste. 1400

    Lansing, MI  48933-1716

    517-377-1508

    844-506-7420

    www.peters.senate.gov

     

    U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow

    2503 S Linden Road

    Flint, MI  48532

    810-720-4172

    www.stabenow.senate.gov

     

    U.S. Congressman Dan Kildee

    801 S Saginaw St, Plaza Level

    Flint, MI  48502

    810-238-8627

    www.dankildee.house.gov

  • Are Your Ready for REAL ID?

    Is a REAL ID-compliant Driver's License or State ID Right for You?

     

    Beginning Oct. 1, 2020, Michigan residents will need to present a REAL ID-compliant document to fly within the United States and enter certain federal facilities under federal law.

     

    LEARN MORE ABOUT REAL ID

(810) 653-4156
1280 N. Irish Rd., Davison, MI 48423