2021 Election Cycle
City of Marquette
Under the provisions of the City Charter, a primary for local office will be held only if candidates file numbering more than twice the open seats. As that is not the case, all candidates will move directly to the November General Election ballot. There will be no primary election held in August.
Tuesday, November 2, 2021
The following names will appear on the November ballot:
Marquette City Commission (2 Available Seats)
- Margaret Brumm
- Jenna Smith
- Jenn Hill
Marquette Board of Light and Power (2 Available Seats)
- John Braamse
- John Prince
- Paul Schloegel
MCL 168.720 Section 720: On the day of any election, the polls shall be opened at 7 o'clock in the forenoon, and shall be continuously open until 8 o'clock in the afternoon and no longer. Every qualified elector present and in line at the polls at the hour prescribed for the closing thereof shall be allowed to vote
Election Background Information
The City of Marquette, in accordance with the City Charter and State Law, conducts elections annually to determine who City Commissioners and members of the Board of Light and Power will be. There are seven members of the City Commission and there are five members of the Board of Light and Power.