Elections

The next election in Laketown Township is the Aug 6, 2024, primary. Ballot wording is available by Allegan County here.

Early Voting

Date and time: July 27 – Aug. 4 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Location: All precincts vote at Laketown Township Hall, 4338 Beeline Road

Election day

Date and time: Aug. 6 from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Location:

Precinct 1 and 3 at Laketown Township Hall, 4338 Beeline Road

Precinct 2 at Graafschap Fire Department, 4534 60th St.

Office hours and location: The clerk’s office is at the Laketown Township office, 4338 Beeline Road.

Hours: Monday-Friday 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday; Aug. 3, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. (the Saturday prior to the election)

Drop Box location: The secure drop box is at the Laketown Township office, 4338 Beeline Road, on the front side of the office by the entrance door. It is checked regularly and has video surveillance to ensure the security of all ballots.

Deadlines Click here

Check Eligibility/Register to Vote

In order to vote you must be a citizen of the United States, a resident of the State of Michigan (and will be at least a 30-day resident of your city or township by election day), a registered voter, and 18 years of age on or before election day. You may also register by mail, with forms available at www.michigan.gov/sos.

Laketown Township voting precincts

The three precincts in Laketown Township are defined by the three school districts in the township. To determine which district you reside, consult your tax bill. If your school tax dollars go to Holland Schools, you live in Precinct 1. If your school tax goes to Hamilton schools, you live in Precinct 2. If your school tax goes to Saugatuck schools, you live in Precinct 3. The following are voting precinct locations:

Precinct 1 (Holland Public Schools): Laketown Township Hall, 4338 Beeline Road

Precinct 2 (Hamilton Community Schools): Graafschap Fire Department, 4534 60th St.

Precinct 3 (Saugatuck Public Schools): Laketown Township Hall, 4338 Beeline Road

Military/Overseas/Absentee voters

Absentee voters: To vote as an absentee voter, you can fill out and sign an absentee voter application. The application is available on line at www.laketowntwp.org or visit www.michigan.gov/sos to print out and mail the application. You may request to be put on the permanent AV (absentee voter) list. Once on that list, you will receive your application automatically in the mail before each election. For more information about absentee ballots, call the township office (616) 335-3050.

Military and Overseas Civilian Voters Special services are provided to assist military and overseas civilian voters participate in elections. If you are a military or overseas civilian voter who is eligible to vote in Michigan or to find out additional information, please visit www.michigan.gov/sos, or www.fvap.gov, or contact us at (616) 335.3050.