LANSING, Mich. (WLNS) — Early voting begins Thursday, and Lansing City Clerk Chris Swope will be extending operating hours at the South Washington Election Unit for locals to vote.

Here’s a look at the updated Lansing hours:

  • Every Wednesday in October the election unit will be open from 8 a.m.-7 p.m.
  • The Election Unit will also be open Saturday, Oct. 29, from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. with a
    special Halloween theme Trunk or Treat Souls to the Polls event from 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. in the
    parking lot
  • On Saturday, Nov. 5 and Sunday, Nov. 6, the S. Washington Election
    Unit will be open from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

“By expanding our hours, we are more accessible for Lansing City voters who are so busy with
work, children, and life obligations”, says Swope. “I want Lansing voters to know they can
count of me for a safe, secure, and accurate election.”