City of Grandville issued the following announcement on Oct. 7.
The City of Grandville will hold a local election on November 5, 2019. Three Council Members will be elected to four year terms. The individuals that will be on the November ballot include:
Jason Flanigan; Randal Gelderloos (Incumbent); Kristy Kieda; Joshua Meringa (Incumbent); Tim Steenstra; J.R. VanderWall (Incumbent)
VOTE FROM HOME!
Everyone can now vote via an absentee ballot (by mail) if you have not contacted us to be put on our automatic permanent absentee mailing list please email us at: email@example.com.
Absentee ballot applications can be found here (return completed application to the City Clerk’s office at City Hall):
If you have any questions, please call the Clerk’s Office.
Marci Poley-Kwiatkowski, City Clerk –530-4976
Brittany Cooley, Deputy Clerk –724-1906
REGISTERING TO VOTE
Only registered voters are allowed to vote in any election and to register you must be:
• a citizen of the U.S.;
• at least 18 years of age on or before the next scheduled election;
• a resident of Michigan
If you move to a new city or township, you must re-register to vote; or if you move within the city you must update your address. Name changes must be completed in person at a Secretary of State Branch office.
Your registration will be in effect for the next election if postmarked or delivered no later than 15 days before Election Day and you have met all the qualifications to register to vote.
Registration may be done at:
• the City or County Clerk’s Office,
• any Secretary of State Branch Office
After the 15-day deadline and through Election Day, you may register to vote by bringing a proof of residency, such as a driver's license, government-issued identification card, utility bill, bank statement or paycheck that shows the registration address.
The Grandville City Clerk’s Office will be open for extended hours the weekend before the election. Saturday, October 26, 2019 - 8:00 a.m. –4:00 p.m.
Voters who register on Election Day can either vote absentee from the Clerk's Office or take a receipt verifying their registration to their polling place.
The polls are open from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. on election days and your polling location is the same for every election.
Visit the City Clerk’s website for more information, including sample ballots:
Original source can be found here.
Source: City of Grandville