Notice of Election to be held on
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 3, 2020
City of St. Clair Shores, Michigan
To the qualified electors of the City of St. Clair Shores:
Notice is hereby given that an election will be held in the City of St. Clair Shores on Tuesday, November 3, 2020. The polls will be open from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the following locations:
Precinct 1 Assumption Greek Church Community Center, 21800 Marter
Precinct 2 St. Margaret Church, 21201 Thirteen Mile Road
Precinct 3 St. Joan of Arc Church Community Center, 22415 Overlake
Precinct 4 St. Lucy Catholic Church, 23401 Jefferson
Precinct 5 St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 22915 Greater Mack
Precinct 6 South Lake Administration Bldg., 23101 Stadium Drive
Precinct 7 St. Clair Shores Senior Activities Center, 20100 Stephens
Precinct 8 The Shores Church, 24905 Manhattan
Precinct 9 Blossom Heath Inn, 24800 Jefferson
Precinct 10 St. Clair Shores Senior Activities Center/Civic Arena, 20000 Stephens
Precinct 11 Rev. Bjorum Activity Center, 28301 Little Mack
Precinct 12 Blossom Heath Inn, 24800 Jefferson
Precinct 13 VFW Bruce Post Hall, 28404 Jefferson
Precinct 14 Lakeview High School, 21100 E. 11 Mile Rd.
Precinct 15 Lakeview High School, 21100 E. 11 Mile Rd.
Precinct 16 Rev. Bjorum Activity Center, 28301 Little Mack
Precinct 17 VFW Bruce Post Hall, 28404 Jefferson
Precinct 18 Lake Shore High School, 22980 Thirteen Mile Road
Precinct 19 Violet School, 22020 Violet
Precinct 20 St. Margaret Church, 21201 Thirteen Mile Road
Precinct 21 Lake Shore High School, 22980 Thirteen Mile Road
Precinct 22 Lakeside Community Church, 33701 Jefferson
Precinct 23 Kennedy Middle School, 23101 Masonic
For the purpose of electing Partisan and Non-Partisan candidates to the following offices:
PRESIDENTIAL President and Vice-President of the United States
CONGRESSIONAL US Senator, US Representative in Congress
LEGISLATIVE State Representative
STATE BOARDS State Board of Education, Regent of the University of Michigan, Trustee of Michigan State University, Governor of Wayne State University
COUNTY Prosecuting Attorney, Sheriff, Clerk/Register of Deeds, Treasurer, Public Works Commissioner, County Commissioners
NON-PARTISAN Justice of Supreme Court, Judge of Court of Appeals, Judge of Circuit Court, Judge of Probate Court, Judge of District Court, Board of Trustees Member Macomb Community College, Local School District
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.
Absentee ballots are available for all elections; registered voters may contact the City Clerk to obtain an application for an absent voter ballot or downloaded from the City’s website www.scsmi.net or the state website https://mvic.sos.state.mi.us.
To comply with the Help America Vote Act (HAVA), voting instructions will be available in audio format and in Braille. Arrangements for obtaining the instructions in these alternative formats can be made by contacting the City Clerk in advance of the election. All polling locations are accessible for voters with disabilities and have a voter assistance terminal (VAT).
Mary A. Kotowski, City Clerk