City Clerk's Office
The City Clerk serves as Clerk and official recorder for the City Commission, administers City elections, voter registration and is the chair for the City Elections Commission. The City Clerk is the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) coordinator and licensing authority for the City of Marquette. The City Clerk is the custodian of the City seal and shall affix it to all documents and instruments requiring the seal. The City Clerk certifies, by signature, all ordinances and resolutions enacted or passed by the City Commission.
The City Clerk also provides forms for all petitions required to be filed for any purpose by the provisions of the city charter. The City Clerk is also empowered to administer oaths of office.
Business Licenses and Permits
Upcoming Election Notices
Upcoming Elections taking place in the City of Marquette.
Permanent Absentee Voter List
Residents registered to vote in the City of Marquette can add their names to the permanent absentee voter list. In the lead-up to each election, every person on this list will receive an application for an absent voter ballot. To be added to the list, simply send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and include your name and address.
Voting locations for residents of the City of Marquette.
Register to Vote
State of Michigan Voter Registration
The County Clerk acts as a general secretary to the County and performs services including: maintenance of public records, Clerk of the Marquette County Board of Commissioners, Clerk of the circuit court, administrator of elections and passport agent.
Michigan Voter Information
Check your registration status and view your local ballot.
Election Inspector Application
Apply to be an Election Inspector in the State of Michigan
Commission Candidate Forum
Video of the 2018 City Commission candidate forum, hosted July 25 by the League of Women Voters of Delta County, Marquette County Unit. The forum was held in City Commission Chambers, in Marquette City Hall, in advance of the Aug. 7, 2018 Primary Election.
City Code and Recently Adopted Ordinances
300 W. Baraga Ave. Marquette, MI 49855