2022 Election

To learn more about the positions to be elected in the upcoming 2022 City of Muskegon election, visit the Muskegon County Elections page.

Filing Requirements and Deadline

To learn more filing requirements and deadlines, please visit the Muskegon County Elections page.

Election Dates

A Primary Election will be conducted if the number of candidates that file for a position is greater than two times the number of positions to be elected. The 2022 election dates are as follows:

  • Tuesday, May 3, 2022
  • Tuesday, August 2, 2022
  • Tuesday, November 8, 2022

Michigan Campaign Finance

All candidates must file a Statement of Organization for Candidate Committee with the Muskegon County Clerk if one has not already been filed. Each candidate is responsible for reporting contributions and expenditures related to their campaign in the appropriate format and in compliance with the laws of the State of Michigan. You can contact the Muskegon County Clerk at (231) 724-6425.

Obtaining Your Filing Packet

We want to make sure that you have all of the correct forms in the proper format, so we only provide filing packets in hardcopy format. To obtain one, please call the City of Muskegon Clerk’s Office at (231) 724-6705 during our regular business hours first. Thank you!