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City of Laingsburg Elections

The polling location for City of Laingsburg electors is at the L.S.W. Emergency Services Building located at 7425 Woodbury Road.

UPCOMING ELECTION

Click Here for voter information for the May Election

City Hall will be open Saturday May 4 from 9-5 for voting needs



SAMPLE BALLOT

A sample ballot can be seen at City Hall

Register to Vote

To register to vote in Laingsburg, you must be all of the following:

  • A U.S. citizen
  • At least 18 years old by Election Day
  • A resident of Michigan
  • A resident of Laingsburg (within City limits)

If you are unsure of your voter status, visit www.Michigan.gov/vote. There you will find information about registering to vote and voting, voting equipment, polling place locations, state and local ballots, the candidates,campaign finance and more. 

Voter Registration Form

Completed registration forms can be mailed or dropped off at City Hall.

Absentee Voting

Who is Eligible for an Absent Voter Ballot

Anyone is eligible to vote Absentee

Requesting an Absent Voter Ballot

An Absent Voter Ballot Request must be received for every election.  You may request to be put on a permanent Absent Voter list, which will ensure that you receive an application for each election, but the application must be signed and submitted every time.  Your request for an absent voter ballot must be in writing and include your signature. Requests to have an absent voter ballot mailed to you must be received by your clerk no later than 2 p.m. the Saturday before the election.

Once your request is received by the local clerk, your signature on the request will be checked against your voter registration record before a ballot is issued. You must be a registered voter in that district to receive an absent voter ballot. Requests for absent voter ballots are processed immediately. 

After receiving your absent voter ballot, you have until 8 p.m.on election day to complete the ballot and return it to the clerk’s office.Your ballot will not be counted unless your signature is on the return envelope and matches your signature on file. If you received assistance voting on the ballot, then the signature of the person who helped you must also be on the return envelope. Only you, a family member or person residing in your household, a mail carrier, or election official is authorized to deliver your signed absent voter ballot to your clerk’s office.

Working the Polls

Precinct inspectors are people who are paid to assist voters at the polls on Election Day. Registered voters interested in serving as election inspectors must submit an election inspector application to their local clerk.In addition to their name, address and date of birth, applicants must include their political party preference and qualifications to fill the position such as education or experience.

A precinct inspector must be a registered voter of the State.They cannot be a challenger, candidate, member of a candidate’s immediatefamily, or a member of the local Board of Canvassers. Anyone convicted of afelony or an election crime may not serve.

Precinct inspectors are covered by the federal Minimum Wage Act.

Submit the Election Inspector Application to the City Clerk.  The clerk will be able to answer any questions you have regarding becoming and/or being a precinct inspector.