Elections and Voter Registration

The City Clerk is the official record keeper for the City of Newaygo. The Clerk also has the duties of facilitating official meetings and board and commission appointments, and assists the public in accessing public documents and information. The Clerk administers elections and voter registration in accordance with State and Federal Law.

State Primary Election

The State Primary Election will be held on Tuesday, August 6, 2024. Polls will be open from 7:00am-8:00pm on August 6, 2024. City of Newaygo Residents can vote at Newaygo City Hall located at 28 State Rd.

The last day to register to vote in any manner other than in person with the local clerk for the State Primary Election is Monday, July 22, 2024. In person registration with the local clerk is from Tuesday, July 23, 2024 thru August 6, 2024 providing proof of residency.

You can go online to the link listed below to find additional information regarding voter registration and abentee voting or feel free to contact the City Clerk at 231-652-1657 or by email at kgoodin@newaygocity.org.

Military and Overseas Civilian Voters 

There are certain special services provided for voters who are active duty military and/or overseas. The following information will be of help to military and overseas voters who wish to participate in various elections.

How to Register to vote: Go to the Federal Voting Assistance Program website, download and complete a Federal Post Card Application (FPCA). The FPCA can also be used to obtain an absent voter ballot by e-mail, fax or regular mail. 

How to obtain an absent voter ballot by email, fax, or regular mail: Go to the Federal Voting Assistance Program website, download and complete a Federal Post Card Application (FPCA). Check the appropriate box for e-mail, fax or mail. The FPCA can also be used to register to vote.

How to take advantage of discounted mailing costs for overseas voters: Go to the Overseas Vote Foundation website. Click on "Express Your Vote" and follow instructions.

Newaygo City Clerk

Kim Goodin
(231) 652-1657 ext. 213


City of Newaygo

28 State Road
Newaygo, Michigan 49337
Phone (231) 652-1657
Monday through Friday, 7:30a-4:00p
Emergency: Phone 911

City of Newaygo