Services & Election Information
Election & Voting Information
Absent Voter Ballots
Absentee ballots are available to you for all elections if:
- You are unable to vote without assistance;
- You are 60 years of age or older;
- You expect to be absent from your city or township on election day;
- You are in jail, awaiting arraignment or trial;
- You have been assigned to work as a precinct inspector;
- You are unable to attend the polls because of religious beliefs.
If you want the ballot mailed, make your request early to allow for delivery time. A voter eligible to vote by absent voter ballot may also vote in person at the clerk's office anytime up to the day before the election. All absent voter ballots must be received by the clerk not later than 8 p.m. on election day.
Absentee Ballots are available by submitting the application below:
Print the forms above, complete and mail to:Mary Bur
Munro Township Clerk
11152 N. Extension Road
Levering MI 49755
Anyone who is 18 years of age may register to vote at the Secretary of State office. We have provided the registration by mail form below for your convenience. You must be registered to vote 30 days prior to an election.
Election Inspector Application
Have you considered working as an election inspector? Inspectors are people who are paid to assist voters at the polls on election day. Registered voters interested in serving as election inspectors must submit the application below to the clerk.
To be appointed you must be a registered voter of Cheboygan County. You cannot be a challenger, candidate, member of a candidate?s immediate family, or a member of the local board of canvassers. Anyone convicted of a felony or an elections crime may not serve.
Our local area school district numbers:
- Cheboygan Area Schools: 16015
- Pellston Area Schools: 24040
The Homestead Exemption Affidavit allows you to claim an exemption on your home which will lower your school tax bill. For you to be eligible for this exemption, you must own and occupy your house as your legal principal residence by May 1st of each year. You may only claim one house as your principal residence.
Land Division Requests
Munro Township has implemented an application process for property owners wishing to divide a parcel of land.
The Land Division Act of 1997 requires that the division of land be approved by a land division review official. The application process and the review of land divisions will be a key tool for accurately recording land divisions in the Township of Munro.
Property owners wishing to divide property must first complete the Parcel Division Application, available below or by contacting the clerk.
Submit completed applications to the clerk for review by the board. The board will then determined if the division is permissible by law. The application fee is $25.00
Deferment of Summer Taxes
Summer taxes may be deferred until February 15th. To qualify for this deferment a household income cannot exceed $35,000. The applicant must also be 62 years of age or older, paraplegic, quadriplegic, eligible serviceperson, veteran, widow or widower, blind, or totally and permanently disabled. Additionally, those that farm agricultural real property may also qualify.
Freedom of Information Act
All related documents reviewed and approved by the Munro Township Board at Monthly Meeting on July 14, 2015.