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


May 5, 2020 School Election

The May 5th Election is scheduled to proceed with the Monroe Public School ballot question. City Hall will be the only precinct open on election day for in-person absentee voting, wherein the voter assist terminal will be available for voters in need of assistance. The Clerk’s Office encourages residents to please continue to return absentee ballots by mail, email, or the City Hall Drop Box located in the parking lot adjacent to the building.  Regular precinct locations will not be open on election day. Please plan to vote absentee.  Questions?  Please email us at elections@monroemi.gov.


Important Dates 2020

  • May 2 - Electors may obtain an absentee ballot at the Clerk-Treasurer's Office, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM.
  • May 5 - School Election Day
  • August 4 - State Primary
  • November 3 - State General Election