Election Information


A Special Election will be held on Tuesday, November 7, 2023.
Polls will be open 7 AM to 8 PM at the Township Hall.

Election Day Voter Information Sheet

Michigan Absentee Ballot Applications can be found here:
Michigan Absentee Ballot Application

You can register to vote online here:
Michigan Voter on Line Registration

Any registered voter can vote from home/by mail.  Absentee ballot applications should be returned to the Township Office in person or placed in the Secure drop box outside the Township Hall.  They can also be mailed to PO Box 1, Rapid City, MI 49676 or scanned and emailed to clerk@clearwatertwp.com.

Absentee ballots should be returned to the Township Clerk in person, by dropping in the Secure drop box outside the Township Hall or sent via US Mail.  All ballots need to arrive at the Township Hall prior to the close of polls on Election Day.

Election Inspector Appointment – October 17, 2023 7pm – Election Inspector appointments must be made by the local board of election commissioners at least 21 days but not more than 40 days before each election.

Election Inspectors

The November election Public Accuracy Test will be held on October 24, 2023  at the Township Hall, 5440 River St., Rapid City.

Residents can register to vote through election day at the Township Office.  Voter registration and Absentee ballots will be available at the Township Office and during the weekend before election day: 
Saturday, November 4, 2023 from 10 AM to 2 PM and
Sunday, November 5, 2023 from 2 PM to 6 PM

The Michigan Voter Information Center (mi.gov/vote) has a wealth of additional information.