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2016 Directory of Departments
2017 Election Connection Newsletter (313) 876-0190
Election Results (313) 876-0190
Polling Locations (313) 876-0190
Register to Vote (313) 876-0190
Request Absentee Ballot (313) 876-0213

Fill out an application in person:

2978 West Grand Boulevard, Detroit MI 48202
between 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Online Application

Online application requires touch screen device for the signature.
Request Military Absentee Ballot (313) 876-0213
Request Permanent Absentee Ballot (313) 876-0213

Fill out an application and mail to:

2978 West Grand Boulevard, Detroit MI 48202
Elections Announcements
Notice of Registration for August 8, 2017 Municipal Primary

Registration and Transfers may be executed at the 
Department of Elections
2978 W. Grand Blvd.

Monday through Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm and 
Tuesday, July 01, 2017 8:00 am - 8:00 pm

Last day to register for the Municipal Primary
Tuesday, July 10, 2017. For  Additional Information Call (313) 876-0190


Notice of Registration Information



Satellite Absentee Voting Information

Beginning on Tuesday July 18, 2017,the Department of Elections will have two satellite sites for those who are eligible to vote by Absentee Ballot. The sites are as follows:

Wayne County Community College
Northwest Campus 
8200 W. Outer Drive 
       Wayne County Community College
Eastern Campus
5901 Conner 



Voting Hours
Monday - Friday 
9:00 am - 4:00 pm


You may also vote  Absentee in person at the Detroit Department of Elections and the City clerk's office:
Monday - Friday 
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday will be scheduled based on demand

Satellite Absentee Voting Information


Notice of Municipal Primary
Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.

To the qualified electors of the City of Detroit, County of Wayne, State of Michigan read more ...
All Eigible Disabled Voters
Federal Public Law 98-435 requires that polling places be accessible to disabled voters.

If a polling location is not disabled accessible, this law allows the assignment of an alternate polling place. However, several polling places which were previously inaccessible are now accessible to disabled voters.

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Detroit Department of Elections will conduct a Public Accuracy Test
The Detroit Department of Elections will conduct a Public Accuracy Test on Thursday, August 3 2017, at 11:30 a.m. at 2978 W. Grand Blvd. The automatic tabulating equipment to be used for the compilation of ballots at the Primary Election on August 8, 2017 will be tested.

The Public Accuracy Test is conducted to demonstrate that the computer program used to record and count the votes cast at the election meet the requirement of the law. read more ...
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