Early in-person voting begins Saturday

All early in-person voting for the presidential primary is at the township hall.

First-ever in-person early voting starts Saturday, Feb. 17, for the Feb. 27 Presidential Primary.

For Laketown Township residents, early voting is 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the township hall, 4338 Beeline Road. The township hall is the site for all three precincts. For those from Precinct 2 who would normally vote at the Graafschap Fire Department, early in-person voting is at the township hall.

Early in-person voting continues 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily through Sunday, Feb. 25.

There is no early in-person voting on Monday, Feb. 26.

Election Day

Regular voting is 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 27.

Residents from Precinct 2 vote at the Graafschap Fire Department station, 4534 60th St., for the normal Tuesday election date. Other residents from Precincts 1 and 3 vote at the township hall.

The Feb. 27 election is a presidential primary. There are no other issues on the ballot.

Voters choose to vote either a Republican or a Democrat ballot.

Absentee Ballots

Even with early in-person voting, residents may still vote absentee.

To get a ballot by mail, the township clerk must receive the written request by 5 p.m. Friday, Feb. 23.

No absentee ballots are issued after 4 p.m. the Monday before the election – Feb. 26. You must vote your absentee ballot in the clerk’s office on this day. You will not be able to take the ballot with you. All voted ballots must be received by 8 p.m. on Election Day to be counted.

For more information, call the clerk’s office at (616) 335-3050 or visit the website here.