Final day to register to vote is Monday

Beth LeBlanc
The Detroit News
People wishing to vote in the Aug. 7, 2018 primary must register by Monday July 9, 2018.

Michigan residents must be registered to vote by the end of Monday if they want to participate in the Aug. 7 primary.

• You must be a U.S. citizen, at least 18 years old, a Michigan resident and a resident of the city or town where registering.
• First-time applicants to vote in Michigan must provide a driver’s license or other personal identification.
• Get a voter registration application at a local Secretary of State branch office; the local county, city or township clerk’s office; certain state agencies such as Department of Health and Human Services; military recruitment centers; voter registration drives; or online at
• Applicants must use the same address for voting registration as they do for a driver’s license.
• Re-register after moving to a city or township.
• The application can be delivered in person to a clerk’s office or mailed. 
Source: Michigan Secretary of State’s Office