2020 Election Dates:

March 10, 2020 -  Presidential Primary

May 5, 2020 - School

August 4, 2020 - Primary

November 3, 2020 - General


Polls are open from 7:00 am to 8:00 pm on Election Day.

Elections held at:


Westwood Elementary School

883 Cross Street

Portland, MI 48875


Contact the Clerk Charlene Keilen for questions:




email:  portownship@att.net


9774 E Goodwin Rd.

Pewamo, MI 48873

For Michigan Voter Information and to register online click on the link below:


Voting Registration Information:

You may register to vote if you are a United States Citizen, at least 18 years old on or before the election day and are a resident of Michigan.  You can register to vote by appearing in person at any Secretary of State branch offices in Michigan or by contacting your Township Clerk or any Department of Human Services agency or specified agencies providing this service through DHS, Department of Community Health or Michigan Job Commission that offers registration services to clients.  You can register to vote by mail but if you have never voted before or have never voted in Michigan then you must vote in person the first time voting in Michigan.

Absentee Voting Information:

If you are a registered voter you may now vote by absentee ballot with no required reasons.

Members of the Military:  click on the link below:


Campaigning is allowed on election day but must be done at least 100 feet from a door used by voters to enter or exit the building in which the polls are located.

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