NOTICE OF REGISTRATION FOR THE ELECTION
TO BE HELD TUESDAY, AUGUST 3 2021, IN THE COUNTY OF MUSKEGON, STATE OF MICHIGAN
NOTICE is hereby given that any qualified elector of the County of Muskegon who is not already registered, may register to vote at the office of the City or Township Clerk; the office of the County Clerk; office of the Secretary of State or at the office of a designated State Agency during their regular business hours. Registration forms can be obtained at www.mi.gov/vote and mailed to the Township or City 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 local clerk is Monday, July 19, 2021.
After this date, anyone who qualifies as an elector may register to vote in person with proof of residency (MCL 168.492) at the following:
|Municipality||Address||Regular Business Hours||Hours on Saturday, July 31||Hours on Sunday, August 1|
|Egelston Township||5428 E. Apple Avenue
Muskegon, MI 49442
|M-F 8:00 a.m. – Noon (closed lunch) 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.||9 a.m. – 5 p.m.||Closed|
|Fruitport Charter Township||5865 Airline Rd Fruitport, MI 49415||M-F 8:30 a.m. 4:00 p.m.||9 a.m. – 2 p.m.||9 a.m. – Noon|
|Holton Township||6511 Holton Whitehall Rd
Holton, MI 49425
|M-TH 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.||8 a.m. – 4 p.m..||Closed|
|City of Muskegon||933 Terrace Street
Muskegon, MI 49440
|M-TH 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.||8 a.m. – 4 p.m.||Closed|
Nominations will be decided for the office of City of Muskegon At-Large Commissioner.
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the following proposals will appear on the ballot:
Adult Use Marihuana Ordinance
Shall Egelston Township adopt an ordinance allowing two adult use marihuana retail establishments and two adult use grow establishments and two adult use processing establishments within the township?
FRUITPORT CHARTER TOWNSHIP
Public Safety Renewal Millage Proposition
Shall a renewal of the present voter-approved increase in the statutory limitation on taxes levied on all property in the township be approved in the amount of 1.5 mills ($1.50 per $1,000) on the taxable values for a five year period with the levy to commence on December 1, 2021 to provide police and fire protection services? The Township estimates that it would receive approximately $828,718.00 each year. This proposed millage is a renewal of an existing millage.
Police Department Renewal Millage Proposition
Shall a renewal of the present voter-approved increase in the statutory limitation on taxes levied on all property in the township be approved in the amount of 1 mill ($1.00 per $1,000) on the taxable values for a five year period with the levy to commence on December 1, 2021 to provide police protection services and maintaining the Township Police Department? The Township estimates that it would receive approximately $552,478.00 each year. This proposed millage is a renewal of an existing millage.
Fire Renewal Millage Request
Shall the Township of Holton levy a renewal millage affecting all lands in Holton Township for the purpose of defraying the cost of maintenance and operation of the Fire Department for a period of ten years (10 years) starting 2021 until 2031 at the rate of 2 mills ($2.00 per $1,000.00 of taxable valuation)?
Persons with special needs, as defined in the Americans with Disabilities Act, should contact their City or Township Clerk. Persons who are deaf, hard of hearing or speech impaired may place a call through the Michigan Relay Center by dialing 7-1-1.
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