The Auditor's office administers the county functions of Federal, State and Local elections. This process involves registration of voters; candidate filings; ballot layout; electronic tabulation programming; election judges training; absentee voting administration; election day signature rosters; election night results; abstracts; maintaining voter history and administering county recounts. This office is a resource to cities, townships and school districts in the election process.
When are elections?
Township elections are held annually on the second Tuesday in March with the exception of Nessel & Lent Townships, which holds their election during the general election in November.
Federal, state, and city elections are held every two years.
Primary Elections are the second Tuesday in August.
2016 Primary Election: Tuesday August 9, 2016
General Elections are on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November.