ELECTIONS


Upcoming Elections for 2022

Primary Election - August 2, 2022
General Election - November 8, 2022



POLL HOURS 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.

August 2, 2022 Primary Election

All Franklin Township registered voters who wish to vote in person will vote at the Franklin Township Hall
3922 Monroe Road, Tipton 49287
Hall Phone: 431-2320

Registered voters who wish to vote by absentee ballot for the Primary Election will be issued and receive their application/ballot through the Franklin Township Clerk at the Franklin Township Hall, 3922 Monroe Road, Tipton 49287 or by mail. There is a secure drop-box located to the right of the Township Hall front door for your convenience. Absent voter applications (not ballots) may also be returned in a pdf format via email to: sue@franklintownship.net
To Contact the Clerk: sue@franklintownship.net or 431-2848 or 431-2320. 

WEEKEND HOURS BEFORE THE ELECTION

THE TOWNSHIP CLERK WILL BE AVAILABLE SATURDAY, July 30, 2022 FROM 8:30 A.M. - 4:30 P.M. AT THE FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP HALL IN ORDER TO ISSUE ABSENT VOTER BALLOTS AND REGISTER NEW VOTERS. NEW VOTERS WILL NEED TO PROVIDE PHOTO ID AND PROOF OF RESIDENCY.

DAY BEFORE THE ELECTION

THE CLERK WILL BE AVAILABLE MONDAY, August 1, 2022 FROM 9 A.M. TILL 4 P.M. AT THE FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP HALL IN ORDER TO ISSUE ABSENT VOTER BALLOTS AND REGISTER NEW VOTERS. BALLOTS ON THAT DAY MUST BE VOTED IN PERSON AT THE CLERK'S OFFICE. NEW VOTERS WILL NEED TO PROVIDE PHOTO ID AND PROOF OF RESIDENCY.

HOW TO RECEIVE AN ABSENT VOTER BALLOT

IF YOU WISH TO OBTAIN AN ABSENT VOTER APPLICATION/BALLOT PLEASE CONTACT FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP CLERK SUE WHITEHEAD AT 431-2320 OR 431-2848 OR YOU MAY REQUEST AN ABSENTEE BALLOT AT THE FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP HALL WITH PHOTO ID. You may also download an absent voter application from Michigan.gov/elections and email the application to sue@franklintownship.net

Absent voter applications and ballots may be deposited in the secure election drop-box located outside the Franklin Township Hall to the right of the front door at your convenience, or dropped off during regular business hours inside the hall, or mailed back to the Clerk.

ABSENTEE BALLOTS MUST BE RETURNED NO LATER THAN 8:00 P.M. ON ELECTION DAY IN ORDER TO BE COUNTED. 

IF YOU HAVE NOT RECEIVED YOUR ABSENTEE BALLOT, PLEASE CONTACT SUE WHITEHAD, TOWNSHIP CLERK AT 431-2320 OR 431-2848.

To register to vote online or to obtain a voter registration application, please go to the main menu and select Departments, then the Clerk tab, next select the Election tab and click on the voter registration link. A resident may also register in person at the Township Hall with photo ID.

Questions regarding voter registration or absent voter ballots may be directed to Township Clerk Sue Whitehead at 431-2848 or sue@franklintownship.net