Elections and Voter Registration


Resort Township 2020 Election Dates

March 10, 2020 – Presidential Primary
August 4, 2020 – State Primary
November 3, 2020 – General Election

​Polls open at 7:00 a.m. and close at 8:00 p.m. and are held at

Resort Township Hall
2232 Resort Pike Rd
Petoskey, MI 49770.

Absentee Ballots

All eligible and registered voters in Michigan may request an absent voter ballot without providing a reason.

The Absentee Voter Ballot Application can be obtained by contacting the Clerk’s Office or by visiting the Michigan Secretary of State website and downloading the Absentee Voter Ballot Application.

Completed applications can be dropped off, mailed, or emailed to:

Office of the Clerk
Resort Township Hall
2232 Resort Pike Rd
Petoskey, MI 49770

Email: elections@resorttownship.org

Once your application has been received you will be issued an absent voter ballot.

Voter Registration

To register to vote in Michigan you must be:

  • A Michigan resident (at the time you register) and a resident of your city or township for at least 30 days (when you vote)
  • A United States citizen
  • At least 18 years of age (when you vote). 
  • Not currently serving a sentence in jail or prison.

To find out if you are registered to vote, how to register to vote, or where you vote visit the Michigan Secretary of State website or call the Resort Township Clerk’s Office at (231) 347-7915.