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Elections

All federal, state, local and special elections in Grosse Ile Township are administered by the Township Clerk's Office.  Special care is taken to ensure that elections are managed properly and residents receive the assistance needed with voter registration, absentee ballots, and more. The Township Clerk also manages and makes available past election results.

Visit the Michigan Voter Information Center to verify your registration status, locate your polling location, or to view a sample ballot.

NOTICE OF REGISTRATION FOR THE
ELECTION TO BE HELD ON
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 3, 2020
GROSSE ILE TOWNSHIP, MICHIGAN

 TO THE QUALIFIED ELECTORS OF GROSSE ILE TOWNSHIP:

 PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that any qualified elector of Grosse Ile Township who is not already registered, may register to vote at the Office of the Township Clerk; the Office of the County Clerk; a Secretary of State branch office, or other designated state agency.  Registration forms can be obtained at mi.gov/vote and mailed to the Township Clerk.  Voters who are already registered may update their registration at www.expressSOS.com.

 The last day to register in any manner other than in-person with the local clerk is Monday, October 19, 2020.

 After this date, anyone who qualifies as an elector may register to vote in person with proof of residency (MCL 168.492) at the Grosse Ile Township Clerk’s Office, located at 9601 Groh Road, Grosse Ile, MI 48138 at the following times:

  • Regular business hours: Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Saturday, October 31st from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Election Day, Tuesday, November 3rd from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.

 PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that Grosse Ile Township will be voting on the following millage proposals as presented and listed below:

 STATE PROPOSALS
PROPOSAL 20-1
A proposed constitutional amendment to allow money from oil and gas mining on state-owned lands to continue to be collected in state funds for land protection and creation and maintenance of parks, nature areas, and public recreation facilities; and to describe how money in those state funds can be spent.

 PROPOSAL 20-2
A proposed constitutional amendment to require a search warrant in order to access a person’s electronic data or electronic communications.

 TOWNSHIP PROPOSALS
MILLAGE RENEWAL FOR RECREATION PROGRAM
To provide funds for the operation of a Township recreation program, raising an estimated $317,000 in the first calendar year the millage is levied.

 MILLAGE RENEWAL FOR ROAD MAINTENANCE
To provide funds for the maintenance to roads within the Township, raising an estimated $254,000 in the first year the millage is levied.

 MILLAGE RENEWAL FOR FIRE DEPARTMENT EQUIPMENT
To provide funds for the acquiring of fire vehicles and other necessary fire equipment, raising an estimated $317,000 in the first calendar year the millage is levied.

 INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL DISTRICT
REGIONAL ENHANCEMENT MILLAGE RENEWAL PROPOSAL
To provide operating funds to enhance other state and local funding for local school district operating purposes that would raise approximately $90.4 million when first levied in 2022.

 Full text of the ballot proposal may be obtained at the Grosse Ile Township Clerk’s Office, 9601 Groh Road, Grosse Ile, MI 48138, telephone: (734) 676-4422 Ext. 234 or 241.  A sample ballot may be viewed at https://mvic.sos.state.mi.us/PublicBallot/Index

 Persons with disabilities needing accommodations should contact the clerk’s office.

 Ute O’Connor
Grosse Ile Township Clerk


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FAQS

I am a college student, do I have to come home to vote?
Michigan law states that any first time voter who registered by mail must vote in person the first time.  If you registered in person you can request an absentee ballot if you will be away at college on the election date.

Where can I register in person?
You can register in person at your county or township clerk’s office.  You can also register to vote at any Secretary of State branch office.

Where do I mail my voter registration application?
You can mail the application to the Grosse Ile Township Clerk, 9601 Groh Road, Grosse Ile, MI 48138

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