Notice of Election- August 7, 2018

NOTICE OF ELECTION

TUESDAY, AUGUST 7, 2018

EATON COUNTY, MICHIGAN

 

 

 

TO THE QUALIFIED ELECTORS OF THE CITIES AND TOWNSHIPS IN THE COUNTY OF EATON, STATE OF MICHIGAN: NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a PRIMARY election will be held in said cities and townships on Tuesday, August 7, 2018.  THE POLLS WILL BE OPEN FROM 7:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M.

 

FOR THE PURPOSE OF electing candidates of the Republican Party, Democratic Party and Libertarian Party seeking nomination to the following partisan offices to be voted for in Eaton County: Governor, U.S. Senator, U.S. Representative in Congress, State Senator, State Representative 65th District (City of Eaton Rapids, Townships of Brookfield, Eaton, and Hamlin) State Representative 71st District (balance of Eaton County), County Commissioner, Benton Township Clerk  to fill a partial term ending 11-20-2020, Brookfield Township Clerk and Trustee to fill partial terms ending 11-20-2020, Carmel Township Clerk to fill a partial term ending 11-20-2020,  Vermontville Township Clerk and two Trustees to fill partial terms ending 11-20-2020, Precinct Delegates.

 

For The Further Purpose of voting on the following proposals:

 

Eaton County 911 and Central Dispatch Millage Renewal Question.

Shall the County levy a millage in an amount not to exceed 0.95 of a mill ($0.95 on each $1,000 of taxable value) for a period of five (5) years (2019-2023) inclusive, for the purpose of continuing funding for a comprehensive, Countywide Enhanced 9-1-1 Emergency Telephone and Central Dispatch System?

 

Eaton County Juvenile Millage Renewal Question.

Shall the County levy a millage in an amount not to exceed 0.35 of a mill ($0.35 on each $1,000 of taxable value) for a period of five (5) years (2019-2023) inclusive, for the purpose of continued funding to provide protective services for abused and neglected children, and to detain and house Eaton County juveniles who are delinquent, and to operate new and existing prevention and treatment programs for such juveniles and children?

 

For The Further Purpose of (Delta Township only) voting on the following:

 

Renewal of Operating Millage for Paramedic/Firefighter Services.

Shall the currently authorized millage rate limitation of 0.9896 mill ($0.9896 of each $1,000 of taxable valuation) on the amount of taxes which may be assessed against all taxable property in the Charter Township of Delta, Eaton County, Michigan, be renewed for a period of 10 years, 2019 to 2028, inclusive, to provide operating funds for paramedic/firefighter services for township residents; the estimate of the revenue the township will collect if the millage is approved and levied in 2019 is approximately $1,405,600?

 

For The Further Purpose of (City of Grand Ledge only) voting on the following:

 

Grand Ledge City Charter Proposal.

Shall the City Charter proposed by the Grand Ledge Charter Commission be adopted?

 

For The Further Purpose of (Benton Township only) voting on the following Fire and Emergency Medical Services Millage.

Shall Benton Township be authorized to continue to levy up to 1.9664 mills ($1.9664 per $1,000.00 of taxable value) in the tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Sec. 6 of the Michigan Constitution and levy it for 4 years, 2018 through 2021 inclusive, for the purpose of providing fire protection and emergency medical services, including capital equipment expenditures, which 1.9664 mills levy will raise an estimated $189,918.70 in the first year the millage is levied?

Full text of the ballot proposals may be obtained at the Eaton County Clerk’s Office, 1045 Independence Blvd. Charlotte, Michigan 48813,  telephone: (517) 543-2488 or online at eatoncounty.org on the County Clerk’s web page.

 

All electors who are registered with the township clerk in which they reside are eligible to vote at this election. Sample ballots can be found at www.mi.gov/vote. To comply with the Help America Vote Act (HAVA), voting instructions will be available in audio format and in Braille. Arrangements for obtaining the instructions in these alternative formats can be made by contacting the township clerk in advance of the election. All polling locations are accessible for voters with disabilities.

 

Clerk’s offices will be available on Saturday, August 4, until 2:00 pm to accept applications for AV Ballots by mail.

 

POLLING LOCATIONS:

 

          TOWNSHHIP                            PRECINCT                                                 ADDRESS                                                                         CLERK                  PHONE   

BELLEVUE TOWNSHIP               Precinct 1                 Bellevue High School, 576 Love Rd, Bellevue 49021                                     Linda Franks   269-763-2989

BENTON TOWNSHIP                   Precinct 1                 Township Hall, 5136 Windsor Hwy, Potterville 48876                                     Jeana Rohrs   517-645-7880

BROOKFIELD TOWNSHIP           Precinct 1                 Township Hall, 8033 Brookfield Rd, Charlotte 48813                                      Deb Granger    517-543-1289

CARMEL TOWNSHIP                   Precinct 1                 Township Office, 661 Beech Hwy, Charlotte 48813                                        Laura Goostrey 888-805-6182 ext. 1

CHESTER TOWNSHIP                 Precinct 1                 Township Hall, 4785 Mulliken Rd, Charlotte 48813                                        Sheila Draper   517-543-7750

DELTA TOWNSHIP                      Precinct 1                 St. Gerard Church, 4437 W Willow Hwy, Lansing 48917                                Mary R. Clark   517-323-8500

                                                    Precinct 2                 Delta Community Building - Upstairs,7550 W Willow Hwy, Lansing 48917                                                  

                                                    Precinct 3                 Riverview Church Westside Venue, 7533 W. St. Joe Hwy, Lansing 48917                                                  

                                                    Precinct 4                 Delta Township Fire Station No. 1, 811 N Canal Rd, Lansing 48917                                                          

                                                    Precinct 5                 Delta Township Library, 5130 Davenport Dr, Lansing 48917                                                                      

                                                    Precinct 6                 Enrichment Center, 4538 Elizabeth Rd, Lansing 48917                                                                             

                                                    Precinct 7                 Faith Bible Church, 5211 W St. Joseph Hwy, Lansing 48917                                                                     

                                                    Precinct 8                 St. David’s Episcopal Church, 1519 Elmwood Rd, Lansing 48917                                                              

                                                    Precinct 9                 Calvary Lutheran Church, 6301 St. Joe Hwy, Lansing 48917                                                                     

                                                    Precinct 10               Riverview Church Westside Venue, 7533 W. St. Joe Hwy, Lansing 48917                                                  

                                                    Precinct 11               Grace Bible Church, 1000 S Canal Rd, Lansing 48917                                                                             

                                                    Precinct 12               Our Savior Lutheran Church, 7910 E St Joe Hwy, Grand Ledge 48837                                                      

                                                    Precinct 13               Mount Hope Church-Spyn Center, 202 S Creyts Rd, Lansing 48917

                                                    Precinct 14               Community Baptist Church, 7832 W Mt. Hope Hwy, Grand Ledge 48837                                                   

                                                    Precinct 15               South Church, 5250 Cornerstone, Lansing 48917                                                                                     

                                                    Precinct 16               South Church, 5250 Cornerstone, Lansing 48917                                                                                     

EATON TOWNSHIP                      Precinct 1                 Township Hall, 3981 E Clinton Trl, Charlotte 48813 Corner of M-50 & Perkey Rd   Charamy Cleary 517-543-3308

                                                    Precinct 2                 Township Hall, 3981 E Clinton Trl, Charlotte 48813 Corner of M-50 & Perkey Rd                                        

EATON RAPIDS TOWNSHIP        Precinct 1                 Fire Dept, 2029 S Michigan Rd, Eaton Rapids 48827 1 mile north Eaton Rapids    Robin Morgan   517-663-7407

                                                    Precinct 2                 Fire Dept, 2029 S Michigan Rd, Eaton Rapids 48827 1 mile north Eaton Rapids                                         

HAMLIN TOWNSHIP                    Precinct 1                 Township Hall, 6463 S Clinton Trl, Eaton Rapids 48827                                       Laura Boomer   517-663-7777

KALAMO TOWNSHIP                   Precinct 1                 Township Hall, 8960 Spore Hwy, Vermontville 49096                                          Dawn Conklin          517-726-1266

ONEIDA TOWNSHIP                    Precinct 1                 Township Hall, 11041 Oneida Rd, Grand Ledge 48837 Corner St. Joe & Oneida   Tom Campbell   517-622-8078

                                                    Precinct 2                 Township Hall, 11041 Oneida Rd, Grand Ledge 48837 Corner St. Joe & Oneida                                         

ROXAND TOWNSHIP                   Precinct 1                 Township Hall, 100 Ionia St, Mulliken 48861                                                       Patti Kepitis 517-649-3033

SUNFIELD TOWNSHIP                 Precinct 1                 Sunfield Fire Barn, 162 Main St, Sunfield 48890                                                  Terri Dow           517-652-9385

VERMONTVILLE TOWNSHIP       Precinct 1                 Vermontville Fire Barn, 125 W First St, Vermontville 49096                                  Rita Miller  517-726-0355

WALTON TOWNSHIP                   Precinct 1                 Township Hall, 6933 S Stine, Olivet 49076 (Stine Rd & Marshall Rd (Old US27)    Doreen Kiplinger 517-541-1780

WINDSOR TOWNSHIP                 Precinct 1                 First Presbyterian Church, 162 N Bridge St, Dimondale 48821                             Lisa Rumsey     517-646-0772

                                                    Precinct 2                 Emergency Services Bldg, 300 W Jefferson, Dimondale 48821                                                                 

                                                    Precinct 3                 Dimondale Elementary School, Oak St Entrance 300 Oak St, Dimondale 48821                                         

CITY OF CHARLOTTE                  District 1, Prec. 1       City Hall, Community Room (downstairs), 111 E Lawrence Ave, Charlotte 48813   Ginger Terpstra         517-543-8841

                                                    District 1, Prec. 2       City Hall, Council Chambers, 111 E Lawrence Ave, Charlotte 48813                                                          

                                                    District 2, Prec. 1       Discovery Fellowship Church, 757 Cherry St, Charlotte 48813

                                                    District 2, Prec. 2       West Side (New) Fire Station, 911 W Shepherd St, Charlotte 48813                                                          

CITY OF EATON RAPIDS             Precinct 1                 Public Safety Facility, 101 Line St, Eaton Rapids 48827 by Howe Field                  Kristy Reinecke  517-663-8118

                                                    Precinct 2                 Public Safety Facility, 101 Line St, Eaton Rapids 48827 by Howe Field                                                       

                                                    Precinct 3                 Public Safety Facility, 101 Line St, Eaton Rapids 48827 by Howe Field                                                       

CITY OF GRAND LEDGE              Precinct 1                 Sawdon Administration Building, 220 Lamson St, Grand Ledge 48837                  Gregory Newman     517-627-2149

                                                    Precinct 2                 Sawdon Administration Building, 220 Lamson St, Grand Ledge 48837                                                       

                                                    Precinct 3                 Sawdon Administration Building, 220 Lamson St, Grand Ledge 48837                                                       

                                                    Precinct 4                 Sawdon Administration Building, 220 Lamson St, Grand Ledge 48837                                                       

CITY OF LANSING (Eaton Co)      Precinct 3-22            Southside Community Center, 5825 Wise Rd, Lansing 48911                              Chris Swope      517-483-4133

                                                    Precinct 3-23            Woodcreek School, 4000 Woodcreek Ln, Lansing 48911                                                                          

CITY OF OLIVET                          Precinct 1                 City Hall, 117 S Main St, Olivet 49076                                                                Amy Huepenbecker  269-749-4961

CITY OF POTTERVILLE               Precinct 1                 City Hall, 319 N Nelson St, Potterville 48876                                                       Tessa Wightman 517-645-7641

 

 

A voter who will be out of the community between 7:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. on the day of election, or who is physically unable to attend the polls without the assistance of another person, or who is at least 60 years of age is eligible to receive an absent voter ballot.

 

Registered voters may contact their local clerk to obtain an application for an absent voter ballot.  For any other questions relating to the election process, please contact your local clerk:

                                                                                               

 

DIANA BOSWORTH

EATON COUNTY CLERK AND REGISTER OF DEEDS