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.

2020 Election Dates
     * March 10, 2020 (Definite) Presidential Primary
     * May 5, 2020 (Possible)
     * August 4, 2020 (Definite) Primary
     * November 3, 2020 (Definite) General Election

Candidates Filing for City Offices and Will Appear on the November 3, 2020 General Election Ballot

Councilor at Large  - John Terzano
1st Ward Councilor - Jeff Beilfuss
                                  - Ted May
3rd Ward Councilor - Les Johnson
5th Ward Councilor - Angela Serna
                                  - Wally Cain


The first day to obtain an Absent Voter Ballot in person at the City Clerk's office will be September 22, 2020.  The first mailing of Absent Voter Ballots will be that same day to voters who have submitted an Absent Voter Ballot application.

Important Deadlines

Monday, October 19 - Last day to register to vote in any matter other than in-person at your local Clerk's Office.

Tuesday, October 20 through Tuesday, November 3 until 8 p.m. - A person may register to vote in-person at their local Clerk's Office with proof of residency.

Friday, October 30 at 5 p.m. - Deadline to request an absent voter ballot to be mailed via first class mail.

Saturday, October 31 from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. - Clerk in Office for issuing absent voter ballots and registering a voter in-person with proof of residency.

Monday November 2 until 4 p.m. - Last day for registered voters to request an absent voter ballot in-person at the Clerk's Office.  Phot ID or completion of an Affidavit Not in Possession of Photo ID is required.

Tuesday, November 3 until 8 p.m. - A person registering on Election Day in-person in the Clerk's Office may obtain and vote an absent voter ballot or vote in their proper ward.

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