City Clerk

Danielle Bird  City Clerk

112 Locust Street 
Allegan, MI 49010 
Hours: M-F 8:30am - 5:00pm
269.673.5511 x226

The City Clerk of Allegan works to keep all City records and documents, prepare and post pulic notices, and act as the City's Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Coordinator. The Clerk also administers elections and maintains voter registration records.

Annual Election Information

The State of Michigan designates 4 times within the calendar year for elections: February; May; August and November. These elections would always be held on the first Tuesday of month.

Polling Place

The polling place for all elections for the City of Allegan is located at The Griswold Auditorium - 
• 401 Hubbard Street. Election hours are from 7:00 am - 8:00 pm.

Voter Registration

Michigan has a permanent registration system which continues the registration of any person once registered who has not moved out of the city. Residents may register to vote for federal, state, and local elections by mail; at your county, city or township clerk's office; or by visiting any Secretary of State branch office.

City of Allegan residents can register at Allegan City Hall-
• 112 Locust Street or the nearest Secretary of State office is located at 430 Western Avenue in Allegan.

Absentee Voting

Absentee ballots for any election can be obtained from City Hall, and are generally available 20 days prior to the election. Registered voters are eligible to receive an absentee ballot if they expect to be absent from the City on Election Day; are physically unable to attend the polls; or are 60 years of age or older. An application for absentee ballot can be obtained by calling or stopping by Allegan City Hall.


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