NOTICE OF LAST DAY OF REGISTRATION
FOR THE MAY 3, 2016 SPECIAL ELECTION
TO THE QUALIFIED ELECTORS OF:
ELECTORS RESIDING IN THE HAMILTON
COMMUNITY SCHOOL DISTRICT, HOPKINS PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT,
COUNTY OF ALLEGAN, STATE OF MICHIGAN
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that an
Election will be held on Tuesday, May 3, 2016.
The last day for receiving registrations for this Election will be
Monday, April 4, 2016. Any qualified
elector of the County of Allegan, Michigan, who is not already registered may
register to vote at the office of their City or Township Clerk; the Office of
the County Clerk; or other designated place for the Special Election. Persons registering after 5:00 p.m. on Monday,
April 4, 2016, will not be eligible to vote at the election.
planning to register must determine when the office of the Township Clerk or the office of the County Clerk or the Secretary of State Branch office or
other state designated office will be open for registration. Registration may also be made at the
specified agency for clients receiving services through the Human Services
Department, the Department Community Health, Michigan Works and some offices of
the Commission for the Blind and at the military recruitment offices for
persons enlisting in the armed forces.
Registration by mail may be used by obtaining and completing a Mail
Voter Registration Application at www.mi.gov/vote
and forwarding to the election official as directed on the application by the
close of registration deadline. Lastly,
those already registered may update their voter registration at www.expressSOS.com.
PERSONS ENTITLED to be registered
voters must possess the following qualifications on or before the day of the
election: (1) a citizen of the United
States; (2) not less than 18 years of age; (3) a resident of the State of
Michigan and the local municipality for not less than 30 days prior to the election
(MCL 168.492). In addition, qualified
electors must be registered to vote not less than 30 days prior to the election
APRIL 4, 2016 – LAST DAY
DURING REGULAR BUSINESS
The 30th day
preceding said Election
THE PURPOSE OF RECEIVING APPLICATIONS FOR REGISTRATION OF THE QUALIFIED
ELECTORS IN SAID TOWNSHIP. YOU MAY
REGISTER AT THE OFFICE OF YOUR LOCAL CLERK OR THE OFFICE OF THE COUNTY CLERK OR THE SECRETARY OF STATE BRANCH
OFFICE OR OTHER STATE DESIGNATED OFFICE OR BY OFFICIAL MAIL REGISTRATION. PERSONS REGISTERING TO VOTE AFTER 5:00 P.M.
ON APRIL 4, 2016, WILL NOT BE ELIGIBLE TO VOTE IN THE MAY 3, 2016 SPECIAL ELECTION.
WITH SPECIAL NEEDS AS DEFINED BY THE AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT SHOULD
CONTACT THE APPROPRIATE CLERK’S OFFICE.
TAKE FURTHER NOTICE THAT THE FOLLOWING WILL BE VOTED ON
COMMUNITY SCHOOLS: GENERAL OBLIGATION UNLIMITED TAX BOND
PROPOSAL FOR BUILDING AND SITE PURPOSES IN THE AMOUNT OF NOT TO EXCEED
Full text of the ballot
proposal may be obtained at the administrative offices of Hamilton Community
Schools, 4815 136th Avenue, Hamilton, Michigan 49419-9604, telephone: (269) 751-5148.
TAKE FURTHER NOTICE THAT THE BONDS OF THE SCHOOL DISTRICT, IF APPROVED BY A
MAJORITY VOTE OF THE ELECTORS AT THIS ELECTION, WILL BE GENERAL OBLIGATION
UNLIMITED TAX BONDS PAYABLE FROM GENERAL AD VALOREM TAXES.
PUBLIC SCHOOLS: SINKING
FUND MILLAGE FOR BUILDING AND SITE PURPOSES 1.6 MILLS FOR 5 YEARS
Full text of the ballot
proposal may be obtained at the administrative offices of Hopkins Public
Schools, 400 Clark Street, Hopkins, Michigan 49328-9538, telephone: (269) 793-7261.
Joyce A. Watts, Allegan County Clerk/Register