Notice of Primary Election

To the qualified electors of Highland Park, MI (Wayne County),

Notice is hereby given that a Primary Election will be held in the City of Highland Park on Tuesday, August 4, 2020. The polls will be open from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the following polling locations:

  • Precinct 1 ⏤ Downes Manor (13725 John R)
  • Precinct 2 ⏤ Blackwell Municipal Complex (12050 Woodward)
  • Precinct 3 ⏤ Ernest T. Ford Field House (10 Pitkin)
  • Precinct 4 ⏤ Faith Tabernacle Church (16548 Hamilton)
  • Precinct 5 ⏤ Healing Spring Church (12647 Hamilton)

Electors will be voting for the following seats:

  • United States Senator
  • Representative in Congress 13th District
  • Representative in State Legislature 7th District
  • County Prosecuting Attorney
  • Sheriff
  • Clerk
  • Treasurer
  • Register of Deeds
  • County Commissioner 3rd District
  • Delegates to County Convention

County Proposal (Proposition P) Parks Millage Renewal to renew the millage authorized in 2016, shall Wayne County levy this millage at the estimated 2020 rollback rate of 0.2459 mills (about 25 cents per $1,000 of taxable valuation) for five more years (2021 though 2025). The full text of the proposal may be obtained at the City Clerk’s office (12050 Woodward Avenue, Highland Park, MI 48203) and may be viewed at City of Highland Park website.

Sample ballots can be found at the City of Highland Park website.

Absent Voter (AV) Ballots are available for all elections. Due to the passage of the statewide ballot proposal 18-3, all eligible and registered voters in Michigan may request an absentee ballot without providing a reason. Registered electors may obtain an AV Ballot IN-PERSON at the city Clerk’s office until 4:00 p.m. on Monday August 3, 2020. The Clerk’s office will be open on Saturday, August 1, 2020 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. for the purpose of issuing and receiving AV Ballots. Requests to have an Absent Voter Ballot mailed to you must be received no later than 5 p.m. on July 31, 2020 (the Friday before the election).

To comply with the Help American Vote Act (HAVA), voting instructions will be available in audio format and in Braille. Arrangements for obtaining the instructions in these alternative formats can be made by contacting the clerk in advance of the election. All polling locations are accessible for voters with disabilities.

From Brenda Green, City of Highland Park Clerk (313) 252-0050 x 220