Elections & Voter Information

Elections

Michigan through election laws has established three potential election dates each year*:

  • The May regular election date, which is the first Tuesday after the first Monday in May
  • The August regular election date, which is the first Tuesday after the first Monday in August. 
  • The November regular election date, which is the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November. 

Polling places are open from 7 a.m. until 8 p.m. on election days. The City Clerk is the City's chief elections officer and is responsible for the administration of all City Elections.

*Presidential election years can include one additional election date for a total of four potential elections.

My Vote My Monroe


March 10, 2020 Presidential Primary

The Presidential Primary will take place Tuesday, March 10th.  This is a closed primary.  Below is a link to Frequently Asked Questions for the upcoming election.


Important Dates 2019

  • January 25 - MOVE Ballots mailed to military & overseas voters. Absent voter ballots must be available for issuance to voters
  • February 24 - Last Day to register in any manner other than in-person
  • February 25 - In-person registration for City of Monroe residents at the City of Monroe Clerk-Treasurer's office begins (must have proof of residency)
  • March 6 - Up to 5:00 PM:  Electors may obtain an absent voter ballot via First Class mail
  • March 9 - Up to 4:00 PM: Electors may obtain absent voter ballot in person at Clerk-Treasurer's office
  • March 10 - Voter registration at the Clerk-Treasurer's office
  • March 10 - Election day registrants may obtain and vote an absent voter ballot in person in clerk's office or vote in person in proper precinct 
  • August 4 - State Primary
  • November 3 - State General Election