ELECTION INFO:

Need to register to vote?

​​If you would like to register to vote, you may do so by:

*Visiting Silver Creek Township Hall during our business hours

*Visiting the Secretary of State (click here for Dowagiac location)

*Fill out the Voter Registration form, found here, and mail to Silver Creek Township Clerk,

P.O. Box 464, Dowagiac, MI 49047

No more waiting in line to vote!

IF YOU ARE ALREADY A REGISTERED VOTER IN SILVER CREEK TOWNSHIP AND WANT TO BE ON OUR PERMANENT ABSENTEE VOTER LIST, PLEASE FILL OUT THE FORM BELOW TO START THE PROCESS!
ONCE YOU ARE ADDED TO OUR LIST, YOU WILL RECEIVE YOUR APPLICATION FOR AN ABSENTEE VOTER BALLOT IN THE MAIL APPROXIMATELY 60 DAYS PRIOR TO EACH ELECTION. A SIGNED APPLICATION IS REQUIRED PRIOR TO EACH ELECTION IN ORDER FOR US TO SEND YOU A BALLOT. THEN, YOU CAN RECEIVE YOUR BALLOT, VOTE AND RETURN IT TO US!
MICHIGAN VOTER INFORMATION CENTER - Your source for Michigan Election Info.

 

VISIT MICHIGAN.GOV/VOTE TO:

.  VIEW YOUR SAMPLE BALLOT

.  FIND OUT IF YOU ARE REGISTERED TO VOTE

.  FIND YOUR VOTING LOCATION

.  TRACK YOUR ABSENTEE BALLOT

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What ID should I bring?

MICHIGAN VOTERS MUST COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENT OF SHOWING PICTURE IDENTIFICATION. THE MOST COMMON SOURCE IS YOUR DRIVER’S LICENSE OR A STATE ID CARD.  THE FOLLOWING FORMS OF PICTURE IDENTIFICATION MAY ALSO BE USED AS LONG AS THEY ARE CURRENT:

  • FEDERAL OR STATE GOVERNMENT-ISSUED PHOTO IDENTIFICATION (DRIVER’S LICENSE OR STATE IDENTIFICATION CARD FROM ANY STATE).

  • U.S. PASSPORT

  • MILITARY ID CARD WITH PHOTO

  • STUDENT ID CARD WITH PHOTO FROM HIGH SCHOOL OR AN ACCREDITED INSTITUTION OF HIGHER EDUCATION

  • TRIBAL ID CARD WITH PHOTO.

 

VOTERS WITHOUT PICTURE IDENTIFICATION:  VOTERS WHO DO NOT BRING PICTURE IDENTIFICATION TO THE POLLS OR DO NOT POSSESS PICTURE IDENTIFICATION MAY VOTE AFTER SIGNING AN AFFIDAVIT OF VOTER NOT IN POSSESSION OF IDENTIFICATION FORM.

Are selfies allowed?

VOTERS ARE ALLOWED TO TAKE A PHOTOGRAPH OF ONLY THEIR OWN BALLOT AND ONLY WHILE THEY ARE WITHIN THE VOTING BOOTH!

YOU MAY NOT:

*TAKE A SELFIE OF YOURSELF, EITHER IN THE VOTING BOOTH OR ANYWHERE WITHIN THE AREA WHERE PEOPLE ARE VOTING.

*TAKE ANY OTHER TYPE OF PHOTOGRAPH WITHIN THE AREA WHERE PEOPLE ARE VOTING.

*SHARE IMAGES OF A VOTED BALLOT WITHIN 100 FEET FROM THE POLLING PLACE - THIS IS A BUFFER ZONE WHERE ELECTIONEERING IS PROHIBITED.

Interested in working as an election inspector?

Click here for our Election Inspector Application. You can return your application to:

Silver Creek Township Clerk

PO Box 464

Dowagiac, MI 49047

Want to run for office? 

Click here for filing information.

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​Telephone : ​269-424-3025

FAX:  269-424-3858
 

Mailing address: PO Box 464, Dowagiac, MI

 

Location:  

32764 Dixon Street, Dowagiac, MI 49047

 

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