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. 

2024 Election Dates
 February 27, 2024 - Presidential Primary Election

August 6, 2024 - Primary Election

November 5, 2024 - General Election

Petitions are available for the following offices in the City of Ludington and can be picked up in the Office of the City Clerk, City of Ludington, 400 S Harrison St. Monday – Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m.  Signed petitions are due back to this office by 4 p.m. on April 23, 2024.

 Councilor at Large      4 Year Term     Runs January 1, 2025 – December 31, 2028

1st Ward Councilor      4 Year Term     Runs January 1, 2025 – December 31, 2028

3rd Ward Councilor     4 Year Term     Runs January 1, 2025 – December 31, 2028

Treasurer                     4 Year Term     Runs January 1, 2025 – December 31, 2028

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The following link to Early In-Person Voting answers many frequently asked questions regarding

early voting and early voting sites.

  early in-person voting webpage        

CITY OF LUDINGTON PUBLIC NOTICE

ESTABLISHMENT OF AN EARLY VOTING SITE

 

                             To All Qualified Electors in the City of Ludington

 

Notice is hereby given by resolution of the Ludington City Council under authority granted in Public Act 81 of 2023, that the location of the Early Voting Site for all Elections in the City of Ludington will be the following:

 

Ludington City Hall Council Chambers

City of Ludington

400 S Harrison St

Ludington, MI 49431

 

This site is also the early voting site for the February 27, 2024 Presidential Primary in the City of Ludington.

 

All qualified electors in the City of Ludington shall be able to mark a ballot and cast the ballot in a tabulator beginning the second Saturday before an election and ending the Sunday before the election at the above-established early voting site for the following hours:

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

8am – 4pm

8am – 4pm

8am – 4pm

8am – 4pm

8am – 4pm

8am – 4pm

8am – 4pm

 

If you have any questions, feel free to contact the City of Ludington Clerk’s Office at (231) 845-6237 or cityclerk@ci.ludington.mi.us


   DEBORAH L LUSKIN 

LUDINGTON CITY CLERK

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NOTICE OF REGISTRATION FOR THE PRESIDENTIAL PRIMARY ELECTION TO BE HELD ON

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 2024

 

TO THE QUALIFIED ELECTORS OF THE CITY OF LUDINGTON:

 

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 www.mi.gov/vote, and mailed to the City Clerk at 400 S Harrison St., Ludington, MI 49431.  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 for the February Presidential Primary election is Monday, February 12, 2024.

 

After this date, anyone who qualifies as an elector may register to vote in person with proof of residency (MCL 168.497) at the Ludington 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, February 24, 2024 from 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Election Day, Tuesday, February 27, 2024 from 7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

 

Early Voting Site

City Hall Council Chambers, February 17, 2024 – February 25, 2024 8 a.m.-4 p.m. for those voters registered in Wards 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6.

 

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

 

For the Purpose of Said Election is to Place in Nomination by All Political Parties Participating Therein, Candidates for the Office of:

 

PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES

 

A sample ballot may be viewed at www.mi.gov/vote.

                        

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 www.mi.gov/vote.

 

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 (3)

 

Deborah L Luskin

City Clerk

City of Ludington

231-845-6237


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Polling Places on Election Day

Ward Polling Location
1st Ward
City Hall, Community Room, 400 S Harrison St
2nd Ward
Trinity Evangelical Church, 1212 Monona Drive
3rd Ward
City Hall Council Chambers, 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
    731 Hart U.S. Senate Office Building
    Washington, D.C. 20510-2204
    Phone: 202- 224-4822
  •  Gary Peters, U.S. Senator
    724 Hart Senate Office Building
    Washington, D.C. 20510-2202
    Phone: 202-224-6221
  • John Moolenar, Rep. Congressman, 2nd District
    246 Cannon House Office Building
    Washington, D.C. 20515-2202
    Phone: 202-225-3561; Clare District: 989-802-6040
  •  Curt VanderWall, State Representative 102nd District
     S-1385 House Office Building
    P.O. Box 30014
    Lansing, Michigan 48909-7514
    Phone: 517-373-1747; email curtisvanderwall@house.mi.gov
  •  Jon Bumstead, State Senator, 32nd District
     201 Townsend St., Suite 4600
    P.O. Box 30036
    Lansing, Michigan 48933-7536
    Phone: 517-373-1635; senjbumstead@senate.michigan.gov