Election Information

General Election November 8, 2016 Documents

Unofficial August 2nd Election Results

Important Dates


  • November 8, 2016 - State Election
    • October 11, 2016 - Last Day to Register
  • August 2, 2016 - State Primary Election
    • July 5, 2016 - Last Day to Register
  • May 3, 2016 - Election
  • March 8, 2016 - Primary Presidential Election
  • February 8, 2016 - The last day to register to vote
Polls will be open from 7 a.m. until 8 p.m. and the City of Inkster charter question will be on the ballot.

If you have any questions please contact your City Clerk at 313-563-9770.

Election Updates


City of Inkster Will Not Conduct an August 30, 2016 Special 11th House District Election


Per the Wayne County Elections Division; with the passing of the filing deadline for the August 30 Special Primary being July 12 at 4 p.m. only one candidate has filed in each party. Therefore, there will be no Special Primary on August 30, 2016 to fill the vacancy in the State House 11th District. MCL 168.539:
Felicia Rutledge, City Clerk

Wayne County Election Results


View the election results tallied by Wayne County.

Councilman Replacement


View the Detroit Free Press' article on "Inkster councilman chosen to succeed late lawmaker."

City of Inkster Councilmember Jones will run unopposed in the Aug. 2 primary ahead of the November 8th election for the 2-year term that starts January 1st. Governor Rick Snyder has called a separate Special August 30 primary contest to complete Plawecki's term, and any eligible candidate can run in that primary if they file by  July 12, 2016 4:00 p.m.