City Clerk

The City Clerk’s Office is responsible for the administration of elections, the management and preservation of the City’s official documents, recording City Council minutes, processing business licenses governed by the City Code and coordinating Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests.

The mission of the City Clerk’s Office is to provide accurate information and courteous service in a timely and efficient manner with the highest level of professionalism.

Election Information


Visit www.cityofeastlansing.com/elections to learn more about East Lansing elections, including polling locations, election dates and more.

How Do I Register Online and Vote From Home?


Visit michigan.gov/vote to register to vote online and learn how to vote from home.

Voter Information for MSU Students


Visit http://www.msuvote.msu.edu/ and the East Lansing's City Clerk's Voter Information for MSU Students webpage for voter registration and election information for students.