Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson May 5 elections: What you should know By Max Johnston • May 4, 2020 Max Johnston / Interlochen Public Radio On Tuesday, May 5 residents across Michigan will vote on local ballot proposals. Due to the coronavirus pandemic most voting will be done by mail, but there will be some in-person options for those who want or need it. Michigan's May 5 elections continue despite coronavirus concerns By Daniel Wanschura & Max Johnston • Apr 30, 2020 Michigan.gov Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, Michigan elections are still on for Tuesday, May 5. Residents across the state — including some in northern Michigan — will vote on a variety of local ballot initiatives. Listen Listening... / 9:21 Michigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson talks with IPR's Dan Wanschura about voting and the May 5th elections.