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Susan L. Aten - Clerk

Patricia A. Bokovoy - Deputy Clerk

 

Phone: 517-485-4063

Fax:     517-485-3276

 

Email:  Clerkaten@lansingtownship.org

           dptyclerk@lansingtownship.org

Voter Registration & Absentee Voting

Voter Registration

Voters may register to vote at the Lansing Township Clerk's Office, Ingham County Clerk's Office, any Secretary of State office, designated State agency, or by mail (click here for form to fill out) up to 15 days prior to any election.  Voters who wish to register to vote after that deadline (14 days prior to election and continuing through 8:00 p.m. on election day), can do so, but must appear in person at the Lansing Township Clerk's office and provide acceptable residency verification.  


Absentee Voting

All voters can now request Absentee Ballots!  Get an application at the Lansing Township Clerk's office, Michigan.gov/vote, or click here.  Mailed in applications must be received by 5:00 p.m. the Friday before an election if you would like your ballot mailed to you.  Voters can also drop off their application in person at the Lansing Township Clerk's office by 4:00 p.m. the Monday before Election Day and receive a ballot.  Voters may also request to be placed on the Permanent Absentee Voter List.


All ballots, must be signed and received by 8:00 p.m. on Election Day.


Permanent Absentee Voter List

The Lansing Township Clerk's Office maintains a Permanent Absent Voter (AV)  List.  All voters on the Permanent AV List are automatically sent an Absentee Ballot Application for each election scheduled in Lansing Township.  This application must be completed for every election.  This is required by Michigan Election Law in order to have a ballot mailed to the voter.  If you would like to be placed on our Permanent AV List, call the Lansing Township Clerk's Office at 517-485-4063 and request to be placed on the Permanent AV List or complete the Permanent Absent Voter List Request Form.    


Voters on the Permanent AV List should also keep in mind that any address change made with the voter registration will require the voter to re-apply to be placed on the Permanent AV List.  This can be done by calling the Clerk's Office or completing a new form.  


Please click here for further details on these significant changes to Michigan's voting registration with the passage of Proposal 3.  

 

 

To verify your registration or track your absentee ballot - click here

Township Ordinances
All Michigan Townships are authorized to adopt non-zoning, police power ordinances regulating the public safety and general welfare of persons and property under Public Act 246 of 1945. Charter Townships, such as Lansing Township, are also authorized to adopt non-zoning ordinances under the Charter Township Act, Public Act 184 of 1943. The Township Rural Zoning Act, enables townships to adopt zoning ordinances. The Clerk maintains the official Township Ordinance Book containing all the duly adopted ordinances of the Township, including zoning ordinances. All Lansing Township Ordinances are also available on-line through Municode.
Public Notices

 PUBLIC NOTICE

CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF LANSING

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Public Accuracy Test for the Presidential Primary Election to be held on Tuesday, March 10, 2020, has been scheduled for Wednesday, March 4, 2020, at 10:00 a.m. in the Board Room in the Charter Township of Lansing Administration Building at 3209 West Michigan Avenue, Lansing, Michigan.

 

The Public Accuracy Test is conducted to determine that the program being used to record and tabulate the results of the election counts the votes in the manner prescribed by the law.

SUSAN L. ATEN, Clerk

Charter Township of Lansing


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 CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF LANSING 

NOTICE OF REGISTRATION 

FOR THE 

ELECTION TO BE HELD ON 

TUESDAY, MARCH 10, 2020   


TO THE QUALIFIED ELECTORS OF THE CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF LANSING, COUNTY OF INGHAM, STATE OF MICHIGAN:   

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that any qualified elector of the Charter Township of Lansing who is not already registered, may register to vote at the office of the Township Clerk; the office of the County Clerk; a Secretary of State branch office, or other designated state agency.  Registration forms can be obtained at mi.gov/vote and mailed to the Township Clerk.  Voters who are already registered may update their registration at www.expressSOS.com. 

The last day to register in any manner other than in-person with the Township Clerk is Monday, February 24, 2020.  

After this date, anyone who qualifies as an elector may register to vote in person with proof of residency (MCL 168.492) at the Lansing Township Clerk’s office, located at 3209 W. Michigan Ave., Lansing, MI  48917 at the following times:

  • Regular business hours:  Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, March 7, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Election Day, Tuesday, March 10, from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. 

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE this election is for the purpose of nominating candidates for the office of President of the United States from the Democratic and Republican parties. 

PLEASE ALSO TAKE NOTICE that Ingham County and Ingham Intermediate School District will be voting on the following millage proposals as presented and listed below. 

INGHAM COUNTY PROPOSALS 

  • Ingham County Potter Park Zoo and Potter Park Operational Millage Question 
  • Countywide System of Trails and Parks Millage Renewal Question 
  • Ingham County Health Services Millage 

INGHAM INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL DISTRICT PROPOSAL 

  • Intermediate School District Special Education Millage Proposal (Restoration of Headlee Reduction) 

TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY PROPOSAL 

  • Capital Area Transportation Authority (CATA) Millage Renewal Proposition – City of Lansing, City of East Lansing, Meridian Township, Lansing Township, and Delhi Township 

Full text of the ballot proposals may be obtained at the Lansing Township Clerk’s office, 3209 W. Michigan Ave., Lansing, MI 48917, telephone:  (517) 485-4063.  A sample ballot may be viewed at mi.gov/vote. 

Persons with special needs as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act should contact the Clerk’s office.  


Susan L. Aten, Clerk                                                              

Charter Township of Lansing                                                                                                              

Election Workers
 
 
 HIRING ELECTION INSPECTORS!

Election Inspectors are a vital part of the election process.  The Township will employ approximately
50 Inspectors for the March, August and November 2020 Elections.

Benefits:
  • Paid Position (Full Day - $195/Half Day - $12/Hour
  • Paid Training (3 Hour Class - Required)
  • Works 1-4 Days Per Year
  • Scheduling Options - All Day or Half Day Shifts

Click here for more details or call the Lansing Township Clerk's Office at 517-485-4063


 

 

Precinct Information
Precinct #1 - Polling place: First Christian Church, 1001 Chester Road
Precinct #2 - Polling place: Asbury United Methodist Church, 2200 Lake Lansing Road
Precinct #3 - Polling place: Waverly East Intermediate School, 3131 W. Michigan Ave.
Precinct #4 - Polling place: Waverly East Intermediate School, 3131 W. Michigan Ave.
Precinct #6 - Polling place: Waverly East Intermediate School, 3131 W. Michigan Ave.