Elections and Voter Registration

The City Clerk is the official record keeper for the City of Newaygo. The Clerk also has the duties of facilitating official meetings and board and commission appointments, and assists the public in accessing public documents and information. The Clerk administers elections and voter registration in accordance with State and Federal Law.

Frequently Asked Questions

Go to the Michigan Voter Information Center website and type in the requested information. Your absent voter ballot status will display along with other information.

Go to the Michigan Voter Information Center website and type in the requested information. Click on "View My Sample Ballot."

Go to the Michigan Voter Information Center website. Click on "Contact SOS."

Military and Overseas Civilian Voters 

There are certain special services provided for voters who are active duty military and/or overseas. The following information will be of help to military and overseas voters who wish to participate in various elections.

How to Register to vote: Go to the Federal Voting Assistance Program website, download and complete a Federal Post Card Application (FPCA). The FPCA can also be used to obtain an absent voter ballot by e-mail, fax or regular mail. 

How to obtain an absent voter ballot by email, fax, or regular mail: Go to the Federal Voting Assistance Program website, download and complete a Federal Post Card Application (FPCA). Check the appropriate box for e-mail, fax or mail. The FPCA can also be used to register to vote.

How to take advantage of discounted mailing costs for overseas voters: Go to the Overseas Vote Foundation website. Click on "Express Your Vote" and follow instructions.

Newaygo City Clerk

Kim Biegalle, CMC
(231) 652-1657 ext. 222

Upcoming 2017 Elections and Dates

The City of Newaygo will be holding an election on a NC RESA Special Education Millage Renewal Proposal on Tuesday, May 2, 2017 in the City Hall Council Chambers.  The last day to register for this May Election will be Monday, April 3, 2017. 

If you are wondering if you are registered to vote you can check by going to www.michigan.gov/vote and put in your information.  This site will tell you if you registered to vote and where.

Remember to bring your ID to the polls when voting and new this year is if you come to City Hall and request an AV ballot you will now be required to show a photo ID or sign an affidavit.  We look forward to serving you on election day!

Register to Vote

To qualify to be registered as an elector in the State of Michigan you must be a U.S. citizen, 18 years of age by Election Day and a resident of the community for 30 days prior to the election. You may register to vote by utilizing the Voter Registration Form and submitting it to the City Clerk, 28 State Rd, Newaygo, MI 49337, or you may register in person at any Secretary of State office.

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City of Newaygo

28 State Road
Newaygo, Michigan 49337
Phone (231) 652-1657
Monday through Friday, 7:30a-4:00p
Emergency: Phone 911