Elections

​Information on upcoming elections is included on this page. Read on for more information!

August 2017 Election Dates to Remember


  1. The last day to register to vote for the August 8, 2017, election is Monday, July 10, 2017.
  2. Electors who wish to obtain an absentee voter ballot for the election by mail must submit their applications to the Clerk's Office no later than 2 p.m. Saturday, August 5, 2017.
  3. Electors qualified to obtain an absentee voter ballot for the election may vote in person in the Clerk's Office on Monday, August 7, 2017, up until 4 p.m.

The Candidates


A list of the candidates can be found here.

Where to Vote



All precincts within each ward vote at the same location. For a map of the City of Jackson's ward boundaries, click here.

  • WARD 1: Martin Luther King Center, 1107 Adrian St.
  • WARD 2: Boos Center - Loomis Park, 210 Gilbert St.
  • WARD 3: St. John's Parish Center, 711 N. Francis St.
  • WARD 4: First Presbyterian Church, 743 W. Michigan Ave.
  • WARD 5: St. John's United Center for Caring, 801 S. Mechanic St.
  • WARD 6: Cascades Baptist Church, 1012 W. High St.

Helpful Links

  1. State of Michigan Voter Registration Application
  2. Michigan Absent Voter Ballot Application for Aug. 8 Election
  3. A Guide to Voter Identification at the Polls