Elections & Voting Information


NOTICE TO ALL REGISTERED VOTERS
The City Clerk's Office is looking for YOU to become an election day Precinct Inspector!
If you are interested in getting paid to participate in the democratic process, or know of someone who might, please call (248) 546-4064 or visit the City Clerk's Office today.



YOUR POLLING LOCATION MAY HAVE CHANGED
While most voters were unaffected, if your precinct did change then an updated Voter ID card was sent to you by mail in 2019. Interested voters can call the Hazel Park City Clerk's Office for more information at (248)546-4064.

MAP OF POLLING LOCATIONS
Precinct 1 - Tabernacle Baptist Church: 22323 S. Chrysler Dr.
Precinct 2 - Community Center: 620 W. Woodward Heights Blvd.
Precinct 3 - Hazel Park Jr. High: 22750 Highland Ave.
Precinct 4 - Church of the Nazarene: 696 E. Mahan Ave.
Precinct 5 - Hazel Park High School: 23400 Hughes Ave.
Precinct 6 - St. Justin's Catholic Church: 1600 E. Evelyn Ave.


VOTER REGISTRATION
Any citizen of the United States who is 17.5 years of age and will be 18 on or before Election Day may register to vote by mail, at the City Clerk's Office or any Secretary of State branch, or at other designated agencies. 

The Michigan Secretary of State's Voter Information Center is an online source for election information. Michigan residents can access information on their voter registration status, preview their ballot, and get directions to their designated polling place. Visitors can access online information on candidates, ballot proposals, and tutorials on the voting equipment used in each community. The Qualified Voter File, the statewide voter registration system developed by the Michigan Department of State, provides data for this site.
 
Photo ID Requirement for in-person voter registration and in-person AV ballot issuance: Effective March 27, 2013, voters coming to the City Clerk's Office to obtain an Absent Voter Ballot are required present photo identification or sign an affidavit.


REGISTERING TO VOTE WITHIN 14 DAYS OF THE MARCH 10th, 2020 PRESIDENTIAL PRIMARY ELECTION
With the passage of Proposal 18-3 in 2018, individuals who register to vote between February 25th, 2020 and 8:00 p.m. on March 10th, 2020 and wish to vote in the March 10th, 2020 Presidential Primary election must: 1) register to vote in-person at the Hazel Park City Clerk's Office, and 2) provide proof of residency at the time of registration*.

Proof of residency consists of the following documents:

- State of Michigan Driver's License or ID with current address
- Current utility bill
- Bank Statement
- Paycheck
- Government check
- Other government document

*Note: The proof of residency requirement does not apply to those who register to vote on or before February 24th, 2020.


OBTAINING AN ABSENT VOTER BALLOT FOR THE MARCH 10th, 2020 PRESIDENTIAL PRIMARY ELECTION
- Registered electors wishing to obtain an AV Ballot BY MAIL for the upcoming election must apply to the City Clerk's Office no later than 5:00 p.m. on Friday, March 6th, 2020.
- Registered electors may obtain an AV Ballot IN-PERSON at the City Clerk's Office until 4:00 p.m. on Monday, March 9th, 2020. The Clerk's Office will be open on Saturday, March 7th, 2020 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. for the purpose of issuing and receiving AV Ballots.

The City of Hazel Park maintains a Permanent Absent Voter (AV) Application List. If you would like to be placed on the list, please complete and submit the Permanent AV Application List form linked here (also available at the City Clerk's Office). Please be advised that being on the list means that an APPLICATION for an AV Ballot will be sent to you prior to every election scheduled in the City of Hazel Park; to receive an AV Ballot for a given election you must complete and return the Application.

Hazel Park City Clerk's Office
111 E. Nine Mile Rd., 2nd Floor
Hazel Park, MI 48030
Phone: (248) 546-4064
Fax: (248) 414-5945