Cascade Charter Township
2865 Thornhills Avenue SE,
Grand Rapids, MI 49546-7192  
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Phone: 616-949-1500  
Fax: 616-949-3918
Hours: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Election Information

VotingELECTIONS

The next date for an election is May 5th.  The ballot contains the following:

  • A proposal to amend the State Constitution to increase the sales/use tax from 6% to 7% to replace and supplement reduced revenue to the School Aid Fund and local units of government caused by the elimination of the sales/use tax on gasoline and diesel fuel for vehicles operating on public roads, and to give effect to laws that provide additional money for roads and other transportation purposes by increasing the gas tax and vehicle registration fees.

  • Forest Hills Public Schools Operating Millage Renewal Proposal.

  • Caledonia Community Schools Operating Millage Renewal Proposal.

The last day to register to vote in the May 5th Election is April 6th; you may do this at our Cascade Township Office which is open from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday thru Friday.

Exercise your rights…and vote!!

Sample Ballots for the May 5, 2015 Election:

Precinct 1
Precinct 2aFH Schools
Precinct 2b
Precinct 3
Precinct 4
Precinct 5a FH Schools
Precinct 5b
Precinct 5c Caledonia Schools
Precinct 6

Precinct 7
Precinct 8

 PRECINCT LOCATIONS

                PRECINCT #1      CASCADE FELLOWSHIP CHRISTIAN REFORMED CHURCH

                                                6655 CASCADE ROAD

 

                PRECINCT #2      THORNAPPLE CONVENANT CHURCH

                                                6595 CASCADE ROAD (AT BURTON)

 

                PRECINCT #3      CASCADE LIBRARY WISNER CENTER (FRIENDS ROOM)

                                                2870 JACKSMITH

 

                PRECINCT #4      CASCADE LIBRARY WISNER CENTER (GOOD/SKUTT ROOMS)

                                                2870 JACKSMITH

 

                PRECINCT #5      THORNAPPLE COMMUNITY REFORMED CHURCH

                                                3260 THORNAPPLE RIVER DRIVE (AT THORNHILLS)

 

                PRECINCT #6      CASCADE CHRISTIAN CHURCH/CENTENNIAL HALL

                                                2829 THORNAPPLE RIVER DRIVE

 

                PRECINCT #7      CASCADE FELLOWSHIP CHRISTIAN REFORMED CHURCH

                                                6655 CASCADE ROAD

 

***        PRECINCT #8      CASCADE FELLOWSHIP CHRISTIAN REFORMED CHURCH

                                                6655 CASCADE ROAD

***        PRECINCT #8 IS A SPLIT FROM THE ORIGINAL PRECINCT #1…CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE CASCADE CHARTER TOWNSHIP PRECINCT MAP TO DETERMINE YOUR PRECINCT LOCATION.

 

ABSENTEE BALLOT INFORMATION  

 

Absentee ballots are available to registered voters if:

  • You are 60 years of age or older

  • You expect to be absent from the community the entire time the polls are open on election day

  • You are physically unable to attend the polls without assistance

  • You cannot attend the polls because of religious beliefs

  • You have been appointed a precinct inspector in a precinct other than where you reside

  • You are confined to jail awaiting arraignment or trial

 

If you want to vote by absent voter ballot you must request an application for a ballot…click here for an absent voter ballot application.   Please mail the application to:

 

Cascade Charter Township

Clerk’s office

2865 Thornhills Dr., S.E.

Grand Rapids, Mi  49546

 

Remember, if you registered by mail, you are not eligible for an absentee ballot for your first election…unless your identity is verified by appearing in person at the Cascade Township office or a Secretary of State office.

 

Any questions, please call the clerk’s office at (616) 949-1508.