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Meridian Voters Encouraged to Return Absentee Ballots

Post Date:07/28/2020 1:45 PM

Absentee Ballots

Election Day in Meridian Township is Tuesday, August 4th. Polls will be open from 7:00 am to 8:00 pm.

The Meridian Township Clerk's Office has mailed out approximately 12,738 Absentee Ballots to registered voters and has only received back 6,442. All voted Absentee Ballots must be returned to the Clerk’s Office by 8:00 pm on Election Day, Tuesday, August 4th, in order to be tabulated.

Voted Absentee Ballots can be returned to the Clerk’s Office in a number of ways:

  • Mailed to the Meridian Township Clerk's Office at 5151 Marsh Road, Okemos, MI 48864

  • Dropped off in one of the 24-hour white mailboxes outside the Municipal Building

  • Dropped off in person at the "Election Center” located within the Town Hall Room of the Municipal Building

  • Dropped off in person to the Meridian Township Clerk's Office counter inside the Municipal Building

The Clerk’s Office will be open until 7:00 pm on Thursday, July 30th and Saturday, August 1st from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm to register voters and issue Absentee Voter ballots. August 1st is the last day Absentee Voter ballots can leave the building.

Voters at the polls must show a picture ID or sign an affidavit that they are “not in possession of a picture ID” before they are allowed to vote. To find precinct locations and other voter information visit the Meridian Township Clerk's Office webpage. Registered residents may view a sample ballot by entering their voter information online at


Michigan Absent Voter Ballot Application

Meridian Township Clerk's Office Contact and Mailing Information  

Important Information About Not Invalidating Your Primary Ballot - read the Meridian Township Clerk's Office August 4, 2020 Primary Election FAQ's


Please see the links below for additional election information: 

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