Please Note that www.michigan.gov./vote provides complete information for Michigan voters.

    How do I find out if I’m registered to vote?

    You can check your voting status at the Michigan Secretary of State’s website. The deadline to register for the May 2 election is April 3.

    Where do I vote?

    You vote at your usual precinct location. To find out where you vote, go to Secretary of State website and fill in the registration information requested. It will tell you where you vote and show you a map of the location. 

    Can I vote by Absentee Ballot?

    To learn about absentee ballot voting, go to the www.michigan.gov/vote, and click on “Absentee Voting ”on the left-hand side. You can also download the absentee voter ballot application from the site. Absentee ballot applications and forms should be returned to your local city, village, or township clerk’s office.

    What will I see on the ballot?

    The ballot proposal will be listed as the Special Education Millage Renewal Proposal. The language will be stated as follows:


    This proposal will permit the intermediate school district to continue to levy special education millage previously approved by the electors. Shall the currently authorized millage rate limitation of 1.55 mills ($1.55 on each $1,000 of taxable valuation) on the amount of taxes which may be assessed against all property in Jackson County Intermediate School District, Michigan, to provide funds for the education of students with a disability, be renewed for a period of 6 years, 2018 to 2023, inclusive; the estimate of the revenue the intermediate school district will collect if the millage is approved and levied in 2018 is approximately $6,700,000 from local property taxes authorized herein (this is a renewal of millage that will expire with the 2017 tax levy)?