Election Information

Election Dates

State/Local Primary Election – August 4, 2020

General Election – November 3, 2020


**Candidate Filing Information**

Candidates seeking a Township Office may still do so without political party affiliation and will appear only on the November 3, 2020 General Election Ballot.  Interested persons must file an Affidavit of Identity and a Qualifying Petition no later than 4:00 p.m. on July 16, 2020, with the Township Clerk.  Please contact the Clerk at whitefishtwp_clerk@jamadots.com or leave a message at 906-492-3452 ext 3 for petition forms.


If you are interested in becoming an Election Inspector for the upcoming elections, please contact the Clerk at whitefishtwp_clerk@jamadots.com or leave a message at 906-492-3452 ext 3.


To receive an application to receive an Absentee Voter ballot for the upcoming elections, please fill out the form by clicking this link and mail it to: 

Whitefish Township Clerk
PO BOX 350
Paradise, MI  49768

When filling out the application, if you check the box to be added to the permanent absent voter list, you’ll get an application mailed to you before every election.