To recommend to the Township Board to approve the following resolution to establish a polling location.
GEORGETOWN CHARTER TOWNSHIP ELECTION COMMISSION
Resolution to Establish Polling Locations
Resolution No. EC170109-03
WHEREAS, Section 661 of Michigan Election Law, Public Act 116 of 1954, MCL 168.661, provides for township boards to establishing polling locations and provides the criteria for a polling location; and
WHEREAS, The Township Board of Georgetown has determined that establishing polling locations for the precincts as follows is appropriate and that these polling locations all meet the criteria as stipulated in Michigan Election Law, MCL 168.661, as attested to by authorized agents of each facility;
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the Georgetown Charter Township Board hereby establishes polling locations for newly created precincts: 16 and 17 as follows:
Precincts Polling Locations
16 Jenison Bible Church, 6360 14th Ave. Hudsonville, 49426
17 Jenison Bible Church, 6360 14th Ave. Hudsonville, 49426
LET IT FURTHER BE RESOLVED that the Township Board directs the Township Superintendent to sign all the associated agreements and directs new Voter ID cards to be sent to registered voters in the Township as prescribed by Election Law (for all changes listed in Election Law) and approves the associated costs for all such mailings.
The foregoing resolution offered by Township Board Member , and second offered by Township Board Member .
Upon roll call vote the following voted yes:
Upon roll call vote the following voted no:
Note: The polling location for Precinct 16 is located in Jenison Bible Church, 6360 14th Ave. Precinct 17 will be located in the same facility, just down a different hallway. So the voters in Precinct 17 will continue to go to the same facility they did when they were in precinct 16. An authorized agent of the facility has consented to sign agreements designating their facility has complied with the criteria listed in the law for a polling location.
As per Election Law, the Township Board is charged with establishing polling locations and an updated Voter Identification Card must be sent to every voter affected by a new precinct or polling location.