734-848-6495 ext. 203
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What is an absentee ballot?
An absentee ballot is for people who are registered to vote but are unable to attend the polls on election day.
Who is eligible to receive an absentee ballot?
Constitution provides that any voter can vote using an absentee ballot (no-excuse absentee voting) during the 40 days before an election
How can I get an absentee ballot?
Absentee ballots can be obtained by calling your City offices at 734-848-6495. You can also write to the Clerks office requesting an absentee ballot or stop into the office during office hours to apply at 4357 Buckeye St. Office hours are Monday – Friday from 7:30 am – 4:00 pm.
If you are in the military service or overseas you can contact your commanding officer and receive a Federal Post Card Registration and Absentee Ballot (FPCA). If you are a citizen overseas you can contact your consulate office.
How can I be put on the permanent absentee list?
The City of Luna Pier maintains a permanent absentee list. You can call or write the City Clerk and ask to be placed on this absentee ballot permanent list. The phone number is 734-848-6495. The address is Luna Pier City Hall, Clerk’s Office, 4357 Buckeye St., Luna Pier, MI 48157.
After being placed on this list you will receive an application for an absentee ballot for every election. You will need to fill it out, sign and return the application to receive your ballot.
The General Election will be held Tuesday, November 3, 2020 at the Luna Pier Fire Hall. The poll will be opened from 7:00 AM and will remain open until 8:00 PM of the same Election Day. To comply with the Help American Vote Act (HAVA), voting instructions will be available on audio tap 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.
You may register to vote at City Hall during regular business hours or at your local Secretary of State branch office. We also have registration forms on our website that may be printed out at home along with a registration link to the State of Michigan so that you can check your own registration status if you wish. The link is located on the left hand side under Clerk links.
With the passing of Proposal 18-3 in November 2018 all eligible and registered voters in Michigan may now request an absent voter ballot without providing a reason. Simply call the City before an election and request one and it will be sent to you. Also if anyone would like.to be added to the city’s permanent absentee voter list please call me and you will receive an absentee voter application automatically for every election. (734)848-6495 ext. 205
When a registered voter comes to the polls please bring a photo ID. Here are the acceptable forms of identification:
Driver’s license or personal identification card issued by another state
Federal or state government-issued photo identification
Military ID with photo
Student identification with photo from higher school or accredited institution or higher learning
Tribal identification card with photo
If you need an Absent Voter Ballot Application, please stop at City Hall during regular business hours or call 734-848-6495. An Absent Voter Ballot Application can be mailed to you.
****City Clerks office will be open Saturday October 31, 2020 for anyone needing a absentee ballot or voter registration from the hours of 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.