NOTICE OF CLOSE OF REGISTRATION DEADLINE
FOR THE ELECTION TO BE HELD ON TUESDAY,
NOVEMBER 3, 2020
City of St. Clair Shores State General, Lake Shore, Lakeview, L’Anse Creuse & South Lake School Board Elections
To the Qualified Electors of the CITY OF ST. CLAIR SHORES – MACOMB COUNTY, MICHIGAN
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that any qualified elector of the City of St. Clair Shores who is not already registered, may register to vote at the office of the City Clerk; the office of the County Clerk; a Secretary of State branch office, or other designated state agency. Registration forms can be obtained at https://mvic.sos.state.mi.us and mailed to the St. Clair Shores City Clerk. Voters who are already registered may update their registration at www.expressSOS.com.
The last day to register in any manner other than in-person with the local clerk is Monday, October 19, 2020.
After this date, anyone who qualifies as an elector may register to vote in person with proof of residency and picture identification (MCL168.492) at the City of St. Clair Shores Clerk’s Office, located at 27600 Jefferson Ave., St. Clair Shores, MI 48081 at the following times:
Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Additional Evening Hours until 7:00 p.m.: Tuesday, October 20, 2020, Monday, October 26, 2020, and Thursday, October 29, 2020
Saturday, October 31, 2020 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Election Day, Tuesday, November 3, 2020 from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.
This election is for the purpose of Electing candidates for the following offices:
FEDERAL President & Vice President
CONGRESSIONAL United States Senator and Representative in Congress
LEGISLATIVE State Representative
STATE BOARDS Members of the State Board of Education
Members of the Board of Regents of University of Michigan
Members of the Board of Trustees of Michigan State University
Members of the Board of Governors of Wayne State University
COUNTY Prosecuting Attorney, Sheriff, Clerk/Register of Deeds,
Treasurer, Public Works Commissioner, and County Commissioners
JUDICIAL Justices of the Supreme Court
Judge of the Court of Appeals – 2nd District
Judges of the Circuit Court – 16th Circuit
Judge of Probate Court
40th District Court Judge
COMMUNITY COLLEGE Macomb Community College Board of Trustees
SCHOOLS Lake Shore Public Schools Board of Education Members
Lakeview Public Schools Board of Education Members
L’Anse Creuse Public Schools Board of Education Members
South Lake Schools Board of Education Members
And the following State Proposals, whose entire ballot wording can be viewed at https://mvic.sos.state.mi.us:
A proposed constitutional amendment to allow money from oil and gas mining on state-owned lands to continue to be collected in state funds for land protection and creation and maintenance of parks, nature areas, and public recreation facilities; and to describe how money in those state funds can be spent
A proposed constitutional amendment to require a search warrant in order to access a person’s electronic data or electronic communications
And City Charter Amendment:
This is a charter amendment to require a period of public comment of at least two (2) minutes per person at regularly scheduled City Council meetings prior to City Council voting on matters requiring a vote at such meeting, and to require a second period of public comment near the conclusion of each regularly scheduled City Council meeting in conformity with the Michigan Open Meetings Act, as amended.
Shall the Charter of the City of St. Clair Shores be amended to require a period of public comment of at least two (2) minutes per person at regularly scheduled City Council meetings prior to City Council voting on matters requiring a vote at such meeting, and to require a second period of public comment near the conclusion of each City Council meeting in conformity with the Michigan Open Meetings Act, as amended?
A sample ballot may be viewed at https://mvic.sos.state.mi.us
Persons with special needs, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, should contact the City Clerk’s office.
MARY A. KOTOWSKI, MiPMC, MMC
ST. CLAIR SHORES CITY CLERK