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Sherry A. Berecz
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Election Results

 November 8, 2016 Unofficial General Election

NOTICE OF GENERAL ELECTION
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2016
CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF BROWNSTOWN
STATE OF MICHIGAN

TO THE QUALIFIED ELECTORS OF THE CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF BROWNSTOWN:

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a Primary Election will be held in the Charter Township of Brownstown, State of Michigan, on Tuesday, November 8, 2016, between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. prevailing Eastern Time, for the purpose of electing candidates for the following offices:

PRESIDENT AND VICE-PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES
REPRESENTATIVE IN CONGRESS – 12TH DISTRICT
REPRESENTATIVE IN STATE LEGISLATURE – 23RD DISTRICT
MEMBER OF THE STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION
REGENT OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN
TRUSTEE OF MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY
GOVERNOR OF WAYNE STATE UNIVERSITY
COUNTY PROSECUTING ATTORNEY
COUNTY SHERIFF
COUNTY CLERK
COUNTY TREASURER
COUNTY REGISTER OF DEEDS
COUNTY COMMISSIONER 14TH DISTRICT

TOWNSHIP OFFICES:
TOWNSHIP SUPERVISOR
TOWNSHIP CLERK
TOWNSHIP TREASURER
TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES – (4)

JUSTICE OF THE SUPREME COURT
JUSTICE OF THE SUPREME COURT INCUMBENT POSITION (Partial Term Ending 01/01/2019)
JUDGE OF COURT OF APPEALS 1ST DISTRICT – INCUMBENT
JUDGE OF CIRCUIT COURT 3RD CIRCUIT – INCUMBENT
JUDGE OF CIRCUIT COURT – 3RD CIRCUIT INCUMBENT (Partial Term Ending 01/01/2019)
JUDGE OF CIRCUIT COURT 3RD CIRCUIT NON-INCUMENT
JUDGE OF PROBATE COURT – INCUMBENT
JUDGE OF DISTRICT COURT 33RD DISTRICT – INCUMBENT

WAYNE COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE BOARD MEMBER – 7TH DISTRICT

WOODHAVEN-BROWNSTOWN SCHOOL BOARD MEMBER
GIBRALTAR SCHOOL BOARD MEMBER
TAYLOR SCHOOL BOARD MEMBER

NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that the following proposals shall also be voted on:

A PROPOSAL AUTHORIZING THE REGIONAL TRANSIT AUTHORITY OF SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN (RTA) TO LEVY AN ASSESSMENT

REGIONAL ENHANCEMENT MILLAGE PROPOSAL

TAYLOR SCHOOL DISTRICT SCHOOL IMPROVEMENT BOND PROPOSITION

FULL TEXT of the proposals can be obtained by contacting your local City/Township Clerk’s Office.

NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that the following statement has been received from the County Treasurer of the County of Wayne as to previously voted increases in the constitutional tax rate limitation affecting taxable property in the Charter Township of Brownstown, to wit:

“I, ERIC R SABREE, Treasurer of Wayne County, Michigan, do hereby certify that, as of September 20, 2016 the total of all voted increases in excess of the tax rate limitation established by Section 6, Article IX of the Constitution of the State of Michigan, as amended, and the years such increases are effective on property in the County of Wayne are as follows:

WAYNE COUNTY
Wayne County, Michigan

Taxing AuthoritiesDate of ElectionVoted IncreasesYear Increase Expires
County of WayneNovember 3, 20091 mill2019
Wayne County JailAugust 7, 20121 mill2021
Wayne County ParksAugust 2, 20160.25 mills2020
Wayne CountyNovember 6, 20081.25 mills2020
Community CollegeNovember 6, 20121 mill2022

 
 
SCHOOL DISTRICTS

Taxing AuthoritiesDate of ElectionVoted IncreasesIncrease Expires
Gibraltar School DistrictNovember, 2014
November, 2014
November 2015
18 mills
3 mills
.5 mill
2024 (non-homestead only)
2024
2024
Taylor School DistrictNovember 201218 mills2018 (non-homestead only)
Woodhaven-BrownstownAugust 5, 201418 mills2023 (non-homestead only)
School DistrictFebruary 20111 mill2020


This notice is given by order of the Charter Township of Brownstown, State of Michigan and published in accordance with Section 168.653a of the Michigan Compiled Election Law, as amended.

The places of voting for the General Election to be held on November 8, 2016, will be as follows:

Precincts 1 and 9:    Brownstown Community Center, 21311 Telegraph Road, 48183
Precincts 2 and 3:    Gudith Elementary School, 22700 Sibley Road, 48193
Precinct 4:        Wegienka Elementary School, 23925 Arsenal Road, 48134
Precincts 5 and 10:    Woodhaven High School, 24787 Van Horn Road, 48134
Precincts 6 and 7:    Hunter Elementary School, 21320 Roche Road, 48183
Precincts 8 and 11:    Downriver High School, 33211 McCann Road, 48173

All polling locations are handicap accessible. To obtain election instructions in an alternative format (audio or Braille), or for any further information, contact the Clerk’s Office at 21313 Telegraph Road, Brownstown, Michigan, 48183, (734) 675-0910, prior to Election Day.

Sherry A. Berecz, Clerk
Charter Township of Brownstown

CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF BROWNSTOWN
NOTICE TO ELECTORS
ABSENTEE BALLOTS
APPLICATIONS FOR ABSENTEE VOTER BALLOTS are now available from the Office of the Township Clerk, 21313 Telegraph, for qualified electors who are: 60 years of age or older; expect to be absent from the community in which they are registered for the entire time the polls are open on election day; physically unable to attend the polls without the assistance of another; cannot attend the polls because of tenets of their religion; have been appointed an election precinct inspector in a precinct other than the precinct where they reside; or cannot attend the polls because they are confined to jail awaiting arraignment or trial; for the GENERAL ELECTION which will be voted on:

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2016

NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that the Clerk’s Office will be open on SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 5, 2016 from 9:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M. which is the deadline for acceptance of Absentee Ballot Applications to be voted outside of the Clerk’s Office, in accordance with section 168.759 of the Michigan Compiled Law.

EMERGENCY ABSENT VOTER APPLICATIONS will be issued to any registered elector at any time prior to 4:00 P.M. on election day if he/she should become physically disabled or shall be absent from the Township because of sickness or death in the family which has occurred at a time which has made it impossible to apply for an absent voter ballot by the statutory deadline (MCL 168.759b).

Sherry A. Berecz, Clerk
Charter Township of Brownstown

NOTICE OF CLOSE OF REGISTRATION

CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF BROWNSTOWN 

GENERAL ELECTION OF NOVEMBER 8, 2016

LAST DAY TO REGISTER


NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a General Election will be held on Tuesday, November 8, 2016.  The last day on which persons may register with the appropriate City/Township Clerk to be eligible to vote at the foresaid election, is TUESDAY, OCTOBER 11, 2016.  If you currently are not registered to vote or have changed your address, you may do so in the following manner:

In Person:
  • At your City/Township Clerk’s Office or at the Wayne County Clerk’s Office during their normal business hours Monday through Friday.
  • At any Secretary of State Branch offices located throughout the state during normal business hours.
  • At the specified agency for clients receiving services through the Family Independence Agency, the Department of Community Health, Michigan Jobs Commission and some offices of the Commission for the Blind.
  • At the military recruitment offices for persons enlisting in the armed forces.
By Mail:

  • By obtaining and completing a Mail-In Voter Registration Application and forwarding it to the election official as directed on the application by the close of registration deadline. Mail-In voter registration applications may be obtained from the Department of State website here or by contacting your local Clerk’s Office.
QUALIFICATIONS: A citizen of the United States and resident of the City/Township, who is at least 18 years of age and has lived in the State of Michigan, resident of the City/Township for at least 30 days prior to November 8, 2016.

The last day to register to vote for the General Election to be held Tuesday, November 8, 2016, is Tuesday, October 11, 2016.

In said General Election, the candidates for the following offices are to be voted upon in Wayne County.

PRESIDENT AND VICE-PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES
REPRESENTATIVE IN CONGRESS – 12TH DISTRICT
REPRESENTATIVE IN STATE LEGISLATURE – 23RD DISTRICT
MEMBER STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION
REGENT OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN
TRUSTEE OF MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY
GOVERNOR OF WAYNE STATE UNIVERSITY
COUNTY PROSECUTING ATTORNEY
COUNTY SHERIFF
COUNTY CLERK
COUNTY TREASURER
COUNTY REGISTER OF DEEDS
COUNTY COMMISSIONER 14TH DISTRICT

TOWNSHIP OFFICES:
TOWNSHIP SUPERVISOR
TOWNSHIP CLERK
TOWNSHIP TREASURER
TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES – (4)

JUSTICE OF THE SUPREME COURT
JUSTICE OF THE SUPREME COURT INCUMBENT POSITION (Partial Term Ending 01/01/2019)
JUDGE OF COURT OF APPEALS 1ST DISTRICT – INCUMBENT
JUDGE OF CIRCUIT COURT 3RD CIRCUIT – INCUMBENT 
JUDGE OF CIRCUIT COURT 3RD CIRCUIT NON-INCUMENT
JUDGE OF CIRCUIT COURT – 3RD CIRCUIT INCUMBENT (Partial Term Ending 01/01/2019)
JUDGE OF PROBATE COURT – INCUMBENT
JUDGE OF DISTRICT COURT 33RD DISTRICT – INCUMBENT

WAYNE COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE BOARD MEMBER – 7TH DISTRICT

WOODHAVEN-BROWNSTOWN SCHOOL BOARD MEMBER
GIBRALTAR SCHOOL BOARD MEMBER
TAYLOR SCHOOL BOARD MEMBER
NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that the following proposals shall also be voted on:
   
A PROPOSAL AUTHORIZING THE REGIONAL TRANSIT AUTHORITY OF SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN (RTA) TO LEVY AN ASSESSMENT

REGIONAL ENHANCEMENT MILLAGE PROPOSAL

TAYLOR SCHOOL DISTRICT SCHOOL IMPROVEMENT BOND PROPOSITION

FULL TEXT of the proposals can be obtained by contacting your local City/Township Clerk’s Office.

Voters may obtain further information at the Clerk’s Office, 21313 Telegraph Road, Brownstown, MI 48183. Telephone (734) 675-0910.

Sherry Berecz, Clerk
Charter Township of Brownstown
21313 Telegraph Road
Brownstown, MI 48183 
Telephone: (734) 675-0910

Publish:    The News-Herald
Sunday, September 25, 2016
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Sample Ballots

Precincts
Precinct 1
Precinct 2
Precinct 3
Precinct 4
Precinct 5
Precinct 6
Precinct 7
Precinct 8
Precinct 9
Precinct 10
Precinct 11

 

November 3, 2015 - Special Election

Unofficial Election Results

Woodhaven-Brownstown School Proposal:
Yes 938
No 530

Gibraltar School Proposal:
Yes 382
No 255


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