Jackson County Clerk Elections Division VOTING IN JACKSON How do I register? Visit any one of the following locations: Secretary of State branch office, Any county clerk’s office, Your local clerk’s office. You may also register to vote using a mail-in application, sent to a clerk’s office. Note: You may not be eligible to obtain an absentee ballot if you register to vote by mail. How do I know when to vote? There are 4 regular election dates: May August September November For specific dates and the locations effected: Keep an eye on the Jackson County Clerk’s website, Contact your local clerk, Check the Jackson Citizen Patriot for announcements. Where do I go to vote? Check out the Michigan Voter Information Center (MVIC). Ensure you are registered to vote, Obtain a map to your polling location, View a sample ballot. We strive to ensure your polling location does not change. However, ballot items may require you to visit a different location from time to time. You will be notified by mail prior to an election if a location change is required. What do I do when I get there? Fill out an application to vote with: Signature Printed Name Current address Date of Birth Present your photo ID Receive your ballot Vote your ballot Present ballot to election inspector and place in tabulator. How do I know my vote will count? In Jackson County, we use the Accu-Vote ballot tabulators which require filling in an oval. Check out this video for additional tips. What if I need assistance? You may ask any precinct inspector for assistance in marking your ballot. To ensure your votes are not influenced, an inspector from the Republican and Democratic party will assist you. You may also use the AutoMARK machine to vote your ballot. It will not count your votes; you will still need to take your ballot to the tabulator. How do I get an absentee ballot? You may only obtain an absentee ballot if you meet one of the following criteria: Age 60 or older, Expect to be out of town on election day, Unable to vote without assistance at the polls, In jail awaiting arraignment or trial, Unable to attend the polls due to religious reasons, Appointed to work as an election inspector in a precinct other than your own. Contact your local clerk to obtain an application for absentee ballot or you may download one here and mail it in. What’s an AutoMARK? The AutoMARK is a device designed to assist voters in marking their ballot with complete privacy. Check out this video to learn more. What if I still have questions? You may contact the Elections Division of the County Clerk’s office at: (517) 768-6759 – phone (517) 788-4601 – fax 312 S. Jackson Street, Jackson, MI 49201 You may also contact your local clerk. Jurisdiction City of Jackson Blackman Columbia Concord Grass Lake Hanover Henrietta Leoni Liberty Napoleon Norvell Parma Pulaski Rives Sandstone Spring Arbor Springport Summit Tompkins Waterloo Clerk/Deputy Phone/Fax Extension Email Lynn Fessel Angella Arnold Mike Thomas Pat Way Barry Marsh Cathy Hulburt Judy Clark Sheryll Dishaw Marjorie Clark Cathy Zenz Mary Ann Greiner Judy Moulton Sally Keene Pat Kenyon Michele Manke Lori Stack Sharon Warblow Britnie Warblow Dan Wymer Terri Shouse Anne Hagadorn Andrea Hagadorn Don Spangler Louise Boehlke Martha Riker Chris Runyon Sarah Jo Frizzle Dick Frizzle Pixie Sutliff Cindy Smiley Randi Holthouse Mary Ley Dena Keeler Becky Wilson Janie Hildebrandt Colleen Foster Melanie Curran Phyllis Mead Janice Kitley Bob Chrisman 788-4025 788-4651 788-4345 788-4689 592-2000 592-8115 768-6366 768-6365 105 111 230 231 [email protected] [email protected] [email protected] [email protected] [email protected] [email protected] [email protected] 23 21 [email protected] [email protected] 524-6804 522-8464 522-4955 563-2791 563-8430 596-3374 596-3423 764-4694 764-1106 529-4374 529-9066 536-8694 536-0112 536-4370 536-0110 629-8277 629-8265 524-6061 524-9038 569-3115 same 784-4712 784-2605 750-2800 750-2802 857-2030 same 788-4113 783-2552 783-4347 same 596-8400 596-8600 [email protected] 111 100 [email protected] [email protected] [email protected] [email protected] [email protected] 205 202 [email protected] [email protected] [email protected] [email protected] [email protected] [email protected] [email protected] 210 211 [email protected] [email protected] 229 225 [email protected] [email protected] [email protected] [email protected] This concludes the presentation Please click the back button to return to the County Clerks web page.