City Elections

City Elections
The City of Ludington conducts elections on each even year for the election of all City officials.  Even Year Primaries are held on the 1st Tuesday following the 1st Monday in August and the Even Year General Election is held on the 1st Tuesday following the 1st Monday in November. 

At the present time, there are no City Elections in 2021; however, there is a special election held on August 3, 2021 for the purpose of voting on the following proposal:
West Shore Community College
 Operating Millage Renewal Proposal
 Authorizing 0.7062 Mill for Eight (8) Years for
 Community College Operating Purposes

2021 Election Date:  August 3, 2021


PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that any qualified elector of the City of Ludington who is not already registered, may register to vote at the office of the City Clerk; the office of the County Clerk; a Secretary of State branch office, or other designated state agency.  Registration forms can be obtained at, and mailed to the City Clerk at 400 S Harrison St., Ludington, MI 49431.  Voters who are already registered may update their registration at

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 168.497) at the City Clerk’s Office, located at 400 S. Harrison St., Ludington, MI 49431 at the following times:

  • Regular business hours:  Monday – Friday from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, July 31, 2021 from 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Election Day, Tuesday, August 3, 2021 from 7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the following will appear on the ballot:

For the Purpose of Voting on the Following Proposal:

West Shore Community College
Operating Millage Renewal Proposal
Authorizing 0.7062 Mill for Eight (8) Years for
Community College Operating Purposes

Full text of the proposal may be obtained at the president’s office of West Shore Community College, 3000 S Stiles, Rd, Scottville, MI 49454, telephone (231) 843-5802 or viewed at

Absentee ballots are available for all elections; registered voters may contact the local clerk to obtain an application for an absent voter ballot or at

Persons with special needs as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act should contact the City Clerk’s office at (231) 845-6237.

This notice is given as required by MCL 168.498 (2)

Deborah L Luskin
City Clerk
City of Ludington


Polling Places

Ward Polling Location
1st Ward
Lakeview School, 502 W Haight St
2nd Ward
Peterson Auditorium High School, 508 N Washington Ave
3rd Ward
Ludington City Hall, 400 S Harrison St
4th Ward
Danish Brotherhood Hall,1014 S Madison St
5th Ward
Ludington Fire Station, 918 E Tinkham Ave
6th Ward
Emanuel Lutheran Church,501 E Danaher St

State of Michigan Voting Resources


Michigan Elected Officials

  • Debbie Stabenow, U.S. Senator
    133 Hart U.S. Senate Office Building
    Washington, D.C. 20510-2203
    Phone: 202- 224-4822
  •  Gary Peters, U.S. Senator
    SRC-2 Russell U.S. Senate Office Building
    Washington, D.C. 20510
    Phone: 202-224-6221
  • Bill Huizenga, Rep. Congressman, 2nd District
    1217 Longworth House Office Building
    Washington, D.C. 20515-2202
    Phone: 202-225-4401
  •  Darwin Booher, State Senator, 35th
     720 Farnum Building
    P.O. Box 30036
    Lansing, Michigan 48909-7536
    Phone: 517-373-1725
  •  Curt VanderWall, State Representative 101st District
     S-1385 House Office Building
    P.O. Box 30014
    Lansing, Michigan 48909-7514
    Phone: 517-373-0825