Elections

2024 Election Dates

  • Special Primary Election - January 30, 2024 (for State Representative in 25th District ONLY - Precincts 1, 3-8, 12, 13, 15-19, 21, 22, 24, 25, 27, 29, 30, 34-41)

  • Presidential Primary Election - February 27, 2024

  • Special General Election - April 16, 2024 (for State Representative in 25th District ONLY - Precincts 1, 3-8, 12, 13, 15-19, 21, 22, 24, 25, 27, 29, 30, 34-41 )

  • State Primary Election - August 6, 2024

  • State General Election - November 5, 2024

Notice of Early Voting Close of Polls

Notice is hereby given that the canvass of early votes for the February 27, 2024 Presidential Primary election, for the City of Westland, will take place on Tuesday, February 27, 2024 at 8:00 P.M.

Read the full official notice here...

Notice of Pre-Processing Absentee Ballots

In accordance with Section 765(a) of Michigan Election Law, notice is hereby given that the City of Westland will participate in early tabulation of Absentee Ballots received by the Office of the City Clerk, City of Westland, Michigan for the February 27, 2024, Presidential Primary Election. There are 18 election inspectors scheduled to pre-process absentee ballots.

Read the full official notice here...

Absentee Pre-Processing and Tabulation - Number of Tabulated Ballots

Notice of Challengers in Absent Voter Ballots

In accordance with MCL 168.732, designated challengers must be registered and qualified electors in the State of Michigan. Notice is hereby given that not more than ONE (1) challenger per credentialing organization will be permitted in each Absent Voter Counting Board with not more than four (4) total challengers being permitted in the Absent Voter Ballot Processing Facility if all organizations participate.

Read the full official notice here...

Register to Vote

There are two options for registering to vote:Voting Precinct 7 Sign

Visit the State of Michigan Voter Registration website for more information about the process and to get other versions of the voter registration application, like a large format version.  

If you register by mail or email and are a first time Michigan voter, you must vote at your designated Polling location and show your picture identification on Election Day. 

  • You may register by mail, online, or in-person at the City Clerk's Office up until fifteen days prior to each election. 
  • Registration fourteen days prior to Election Day, up to and including Election Day, must be done in person at the City Clerk's Office with "Proof of Residency."

Acceptable Proof of Residency

Acceptable proof of residency are:

  • Valid Michigan driver's license or personal identification card
  • Copy of a pay stub, utility bill, bank statement, or government document with your name and address printed on it.

Acceptable Forms of Picture Identification (ID)

You will be asked to show photo ID at the precinct when voting or if receiving an absentee ballot in person at the City Clerk's Office. A voter who does not have an acceptable picture ID or did not bring an acceptable picture ID to the polls will be allowed to vote after signing an Affidavit of Voter Not in Possession of Picture Identification at the poll location. 

Following is a list of acceptable forms of picture ID. All forms must be current, except for a Michigan Driver's License or PID. Acceptable forms of ID are:

  • Driver's license or personal identification card issued by another state
  • Federal or state government-issued picture identification
  • Michigan driver's license or personal identification card
  • Military identification card with a picture
  • Student identification with a picture from a high school or an accredited institution of higher education
  • Tribal identification card with a picture
  • U.S. passport