MD: Macomb County Clerk’s Office receives national recognition for first time in four years

The Macomb County Clerk & Register of Deeds Office recently won four Achievement Awards from the annual National Association of Counties, the first NACo recognition in four years. The office, under the director of Clerk Fred Miller, won awards for its senior hotline in the Human Services category, centennial farms…

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C&G News: Lake Shore High student wins inaugural ‘I Voted’ sticker design contest

By: Kristyne E. Demske, Nick Mordowanec | C&G Newspapers MACOMB COUNTY — Lake Shore High School senior Kayla McCuen was recently awarded the top prize in Macomb County’s inaugural “I Voted” sticker design contest. Macomb County Clerk/Register of Deeds Fred Miller said a total of 525 entries were submitted from…

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Detroit News Letter: Conducting elections preserves their integrity

​Re: The Detroit News April 19 editorial, “Preserve integrity, safety of the vote”: In less than two weeks voters will cast ballots in some 200 communities across Michigan, including within the two counties we serve. It is understandable that in these uncertain times some have called for forgoing the election…

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MD: Macomb County Clerk operating ‘Virtual Office’ for transactions

Macomb County residents have been able to continue to receive records services from the county through the “Virtual Clerk’s Office” during the COVID-19 pandemic, Clerk Fred Miller reminded Thursday. Miller said he has been able to keep many essential county Clerk services available while also ensuring the office’s employees —…

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MD: Macomb County clerk touts accomplishments… in 2019 report

Macomb County Clerk Fred Miller says “much-needed stability” and “normalcy” returned last year during his first full year in office. Miller, who began serving in November 2018, cites many accomplishments in his recently issued annual report of the county Clerk and Register of Deeds. Miller doesn’t mention former clerk Karen…

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MD: Macomb County clerk unites couples on Valentines Day

Love was in the air at the Macomb County Clerk’s Office on Valentines Day Friday. Clerk Fred Miller performed 12 wedding ceremonies without any officiant fees and provided each couple with a complimentary certified copy of their marriage license, which is needed for name-change purposes. Prospective couples first filed their…

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MD: Future Macomb County ‘I Voted!’ stickers to feature student design

By Nicole Tuttle For MediaNews Group Macomb County students not old enough to vote can make an impact on future elections through their artwork.​The Macomb County Clerk/Register of Deeds office is inviting students in grades K-12 countywide to participate in the inaugural Macomb County “I Voted!” sticker design contest.  “The…

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mlive.com: Absentee ballots to arrive in special envelopes for Michigan March primary

By Malachi Barrett | mbarret1@mlive.com Local clerks are advising people who request an absentee ballot for the March 10 presidential primary not to be surprised by the special envelope ballots arrive in. Envelopes containing absentee ballots have a specially designed blue and white look, while return envelopes have a green and…

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