Election Calendar

2020 Election Dates

Polls Open 7 a.m. until 8 p.m.

  • March 10, 2020 - Presidential Primary
  • August 4, 2020 - Primary
  • November 3, 2020 - General Election

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Important Dates for 2020

March 10, 2020 Presidential Primary

  • Monday, February 24 - Last day to register to vote in any manner other than in-person with the local clerk for the Presidential Primary. 
  • Tuesday, February 25 - Tuesday, March 10 through 8:00 p.m. - In-person voter registration with local clerk with proof of residency. 
  • Friday, March 6, by 5 p.m. - Last day to apply for an absent voter ballot via First Class mail.
  • Saturday, March 7, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. - The Delhi Township Clerk’s Office will be open for voters to apply for an for absentee ballots.
  • Saturday, March 7, by 2:00 p.m. - Voters may submit written request to spoil their absent voter ballot and receive new ballot by mail.
  • Monday, March 9, by 4 p.m. Voters may submit written request in person to spoil their absent voter ballot and receive new ballot in the clerk’s office. 
  • Monday, March 9, up to 4 p.m. - Voters who want to vote an absentee ballot may vote in person at the Clerk’s office.
  • Tuesday, March 10 - *Election Day* Presidential Primary. Polls open from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Visit the Michigan Voter Information Center to check if you’re registered to vote, check your precinct and view a sample ballot.
  • Tuesday, March 10 by 4 p.m. - Emergency absentee voting.
  • Tuesday, March 10 through 8 p.m. - Election Day registrants with proof of residency may register to vote at the Clerk’s Office and then may obtain and vote an absent voter ballot in person in the clerk’s office or vote in person in the proper precinct. 

August 4, 2020 Primary

  • Tuesday, April 21, by 4:00 p.m. - Candidates running for Township Office with political party affiliation file nominating petitions or filing fee and Affidavit of Identity for the August primary. Withdrawal deadline elapses at 4:00 p.m. on April 24. 
    • Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic and the current Stay at Home order, petition signatures may not be a viable option. The completed and notarized Affidavit of Identity can be mailed along with the $100 filing fee (payable to Delhi Township) to: Delhi Township Clerk, 2074 Aurelius Road, Holt MI 48842. Or drop it off in the 24/7 drop box in front of the Township Offices. You can also email the Clerk to make an appointment to have your form notarized and file. Note: If mailing the affidavit and fee, it still must be received by 4:00 p.m.
  • Monday, July 20 - Last day to register to vote in any manner other than in-person with the local clerk for the August Primary. 
  • Tuesday, July 21 - Tuesday, August 4 through 8:00 p.m. - In-person voter registration with local clerk with proof of residency. 
  • Saturday, July 25, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. - The Delhi Township Clerk’s Office will be open for voters to apply for an for absentee ballots. Or apply online by July 31 by 5 p.m.
  • Friday, July 31, by 5 p.m. - Last day to apply for an absent voter ballot via First Class mail. Apply online!
  • Saturday, August 1, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. - The Delhi Township Clerk’s Office will be open for voters to apply for an for absentee ballots. Save time, fill out your form online and print before coming in!
  • Saturday, August 1, by 2:00 p.m. - Voters may submit written request to spoil their absent voter ballot and receive new ballot by mail.
  • Monday, August 3, by 4 p.m. Voters may submit written request in person to spoil their absent voter ballot and receive new ballot in the clerk’s office.
  • Monday, August 3, up to 4 p.m. - Voters who want to vote an absentee ballot may vote in person at the Clerk’s office.
  • Tuesday, August 4 - *Election Day* Primary. Polls open from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Visit the Michigan Voter Information Center to check if you’re registered to vote, check your precinct and view a sample ballot.
  • Tuesday, August 4, by 4 p.m. - Emergency absentee voting.
  • Tuesday, August 4, through 8 p.m. - Election Day registrants with proof of residency may register to vote at the Clerk’s Office and then may obtain and vote an absent voter ballot in person in the clerk’s office or vote in person in the proper precinct.

November 3, 2020 General Election

  • Thursday, July 16, by 4:00 p.m. - Candidates running for Township Office without political party affiliation seeking partisan offices file qualifying petitions and Affidavit of Identity for the November general election. Withdrawal deadline elapses at 4:00 p.m. on July 20. 
  • Tuesday, July 21, by 4:00 p.m. - Candidates for Local School Board file an Affidavit of Identity and a nonpartisan nominating petition. (A $100.00 nonrefundable fee may be filed in lieu of a petition.) Withdrawal deadline elapses at 4:00 p.m. on July 24.
  • Monday, October 19 - Last day to register to vote in any manner other than in-person with the local clerk for the November General Election. 
  • Tuesday, October 20 - Tuesday, November 3 through 8 p.m. - In-person voter registration with local clerk with proof of residency. 
  • Saturday, October 24, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. - The Delhi Township Clerk’s Office will be open for voters to apply for an for absentee ballots. Or apply online by October 30 by 5 p.m.
  • Friday, October 30, by 5 p.m. - Last day to apply for an absent voter ballot via First Class mail. Apply online!
  • Saturday, October 31, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. - The Delhi Township Clerk’s Office will be open for voters to apply for an for absentee ballots. Save time, fill out your form online and print before coming in!
  • Saturday, October 31, by 2:00 p.m. - Voters may submit written request to spoil their absent voter ballot and receive new ballot by mail.
  • Monday, November 2, by 4 p.m. Voters may submit written request in person to spoil their absent voter ballot and receive new ballot in the clerk’s office.
  • Monday, November 2, up to 4 p.m. - Voters who want to vote an absentee ballot may vote in person at the Clerk’s office.
  • Tuesday, November 3 - *Election Day* General Election. Polls open from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Visit the Michigan Voter Information Center to check if you’re registered to vote, check your precinct and view a sample ballot.
  • Tuesday, November 3, by 4 p.m. - Emergency absentee voting.
  • Tuesday, November 3, through 8 p.m. - Election Day registrants with proof of residency may register to vote at the Clerk’s Office and then may obtain and vote an absent voter ballot in person in the clerk’s office or vote in person in the proper precinct.