LEGAL NOTICES: City of Riverview


Notice is hereby given that applications for Absent Voter Ballots for the City General Election to be held on Tuesday, November 5, 2019, will be received in the office of the City Clerk from 9 AM to 5 PM Monday through Friday.

NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN the Mayor (1) and Council (3) and Charter Amendment Proposal regarding Publications contests will be on the ballot.

NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that the deadline of 5 PM Friday, November 1, 2019, for acceptance of absentee ballot applications to be voted outside the Clerk’s Office in accordance with Sec. l68.750 of the Michigan Compiled Laws of l948 as amended.

NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that the Clerk’s office will be open Saturday, November 2, 2019, from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM to vote absentee and to mail spoiled ballot requests by 2:00 PM.

NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that the deadline for applications for absentee ballots to be voted in person at the Clerk’s office in accordance with Sec. 168.76l of the Michigan Compiled Laws is 4:00 PM on November 4, 2019.

NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that voters may register to vote up to 8 PM on election day and vote an absentee ballot or vote at your precinct if time permits.

EMERGENCY ABSENT VOTER APPLICATIONS will be issued to any registered elector prior to 4:00 PM on election day if he/she shall become physically disabled, or absent from the City because of sickness or death in the family which has occurred at a time making it impossible to apply for absent voter ballots by the statutory deadline.

Contact the Clerk’s Office at (734) 281-4240 to receive an Absentee Voter Application and request to be placed on the Absentee Voter List to receive an application before each election.

Cynthia M. Hutchison
City ClerkPublish:
September, 2019


To the Qualified Electors of the City of Riverview, Wayne county:

Please take Notice that any qualified elector of Riverview who is not already registered, may register to vote at the office of the City Clerk; the office of the County Clerk; a Secretary of State branch office, or other designated state agency. Registration forms can be obtained at and mailed to the City Clerk. Voters who are already registered may update their registration at The last day to register in any manner other than in-person with the local clerk is Monday, October 21, 2019. After this date, anyone who qualifies as an elector may register to vote in person with proof of residency (MCL 168.492) at the City Clerk’s office, located at 14100 Civic Park Drive, Riverview, Michigan, 48193, at the following times:
• Regular business hours: Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
• Saturday, November 2, 2019, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
• Election Day, Tuesday, November 5, 2019, from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the City of Riverview will be voting on the following contests and charter amendment proposal:

Mayor – Four Year Term One (1) to be elected
Council members – Four Year Term – Three (3) to be elected

Charter Amendment Proposal
Shall Section 7.4 of the Riverview City Charter, entitled “Publication and Recording of Ordinances” and Section 19.4 entitled “Definition of Publication” be amended to permit, as an alternative to newspaper publication, the posting and publishing of locally required notices and ordinances, on the City’s official internet website, along with paper copies to be posted in two public buildings; or on the public access stations of the cable and satellite providers operating in the City,” together with paper copies to be posted in two public buildings?

A sample ballot may be viewed at when available. Persons with special needs as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act should contact the clerk’s office.

Cynthia M. Hutchison
City Clerk

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