For the latest ballot proposals and candidates, please see below:
Click into the article for the direct link to Saginaw County Election proposals and candidates. This will have everything that is going on throughout all of Saginaw County. Some of these won’t pertain to Maple Grove. Once the ballots are created, the link will be posted on this page.
Maple Grove has adopted a permanent Absentee Voter (AV) list. All you need to do is call the office at 989.845.6155 and ask to be placed on the list. For all elections we will mail you an absentee application. Once you receive that, just fill it out and return it to our office. We will then mail you the ballot when they are ready, so you can avoid the lines and vote in your own home. Send the ballot back to us and your done!
Maple Grove Township is here to give some helpful tips.
Dates to keep in mind:
August 2, 2022 – Primary Election
November 8, 2022 – State General Election
Polls are open from: 7:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
To see what your ballot will have on it, go to https://mvic.sos.state.mi.us/ . Click on View Ballots By Precinct and fill in your appropriate information. You will also be able to read the full text of the proposals on this website.
To track your ballot, go to michigan.gov/vote. Be assured that once we receive your ballot, it will be tabulated by a pair of bi-partisan poll workers.
If you have any questions or would like to receive an absentee voter (AV) ballot, please call us at 989.845.6155.
Running for School Board?
For those that are interested in running for a seat on the New Lothrop School board, you will need to stop by the Maple Grove Township Office during normal working hours and pick up your Petition form and Affidavit of Identity form. As a school board candidate you will need at least 6 but no more than 20 signatures on your petition. Once your forms are turned in, you may be sent an email from Kyle Bostwick, Saginaw County Election Manager and you will be required to fill out the Statement of Organization.
- Affidavit of Identity
- Petition Form – to be picked up from the Township Office
All candidates must complete their forms and have them into the Township Clerk no later than 4:00 p.m. on July 21st. Please don’t wait till the last minute, as once they are submitted, there will be no option to change this information if something is wrong. Please plan ahead! Forms can be turned in at any time from now until July 21st at 4:00 p.m. If you have questions about circulating petitions, please see the link below: