Currently the city has 3682 registered voters who vote in to two precincts. Precinct 1 consist of all voters North of Smith Street and Precinct 2 consists of all voters South of Smith Street. If you are unsure of your precinct, it should be printed clearly on your voter identification card. You can check the Michigan Voter Information Center for precinct location, list of your representatives and any ballot info. If you are still unsure please call the City Clerk’s office to find out.
Registering To Vote
Any citizen of the United States of America who is 18 years of age (at the date of the election) and who has a permanent residence in the City of Algonac may register to vote. You must be registered at least 30 days prior to the date of the election. Following is a link to the Michigan Voter Registration Form and directions.
The City Clerk is the official elections administrator for the City. You can come to the City Offices and register to vote. When you register to vote by mail or through the State of Michigan Secretary of State’s office, the City Clerk will forward a new voter identification card to you within 30 days of receipt of the information from the County of St. Clair.
VOTER REGISTRATION APPLICATION
CITY OF ALGONAC DISTRICT FOR ELECTIONS
The following are the district representatives for the City of Algonac residents:
|U.S. congressional District 10
1034 Longworth House office Building
Washington, D.C. 20515
48701 Van Dyke
Shelby Twp., MI 48317
|District 25 State Senator
905 Farnum Building
P.O. Box 30036
Lansing, MI 48909
|District 081 State Representative
124 N. Capital
S-1185 House Office Building
P.O. Box 30014
Lansing, MI 48933
Phone: (517) 373-1790
Fax: (517) 373-9983
|District 7 St. Clair County Commissioner
9200 North River Road #6
Algonac, MI 48001
Absent Voter Ballots
Absent Voter Ballots can be requested from the City Clerk up to six months in advance by filling out a form available in the office or by sending a letter stating:
- Which election you are requesting the ballot for;
- The reason why you are not attending the polls; and
- Where you want the ballot mailed.
- An original signature must be provided for each ballot.
The City of Algonac has a permanent absentee list. If you would like to be placed on the permanent list and receive an application for an Absent Ballot please contact the Clerk’s office for information about the permanent list.
Request to be on Permanent Absent Voter List
Are you over 60 years of Age or physically unable to attend the polls on election day? If so, you can click on the link below to open the form to get placed on the permanent absentee voter list. By filling out this form and returning it to the City Offices, you will automatically receive an application for an absent voter ballot for each election. If you do not wish to fill out the form, you may simply call City Hall at 810-794-9361 x 6 and request your ballot that way.
The City Clerk reviews the list of available elections inspectors for each election. Due to illness, vacations, or other personal matters there are sometimes not enough inspectors to fill the required spots. If you are interested in becoming an election inspector and working on election days, applications are available at the City Clerk’s office. All election inspectors are required by state law to attend a school of instruction every two (2) years. The school of instruction is usually held in St. Clair County and lasts about three hours. The current rate of pay for the election inspector if $10.00 per hour, with $20.00 being paid for each training session attended. Chairman receive $11.00 an hour.
Election Inspector Application 2015