Election Commission

Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s “Stay Home, Stay Safe” Executive Order (EO 2020-42) went into effect on Thursday, April 9, 2020.  

Therefore, Detroit Election Commission will be meeting virtually using videoconferencing on Thursday, May 14, 2020 at 2:00 p.m..  This action is being taken in accordance with Governor Whitmer's Executive Order 2020-48, which allows electronic meetings for legislative bodies. 

To attend by phone only, call one of these numbers: 





+1-301-715 8592


Enter Meeting ID: 98245049504## 

To attend online: https://cityofdetroit.zoom.us/j/98245049504
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Public Comment:

To participate at the time of Public Comment, please raise your hand within the zoom application.

1.              Telephone participants: Raise your hand by pressing *9

2.              Web participants: Raise your hand by clicking raise hand in the application or pressing

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To be consistent with how Public Comment has been handled for in-person meetings:

  • You will be called on in the order in which your hand is raised
  • All time limits set by the meeting Chair will still be enforced
  • Any hands raised after the Chair ends submission of public comments, will not be able to speak at the meeting




  • Chairperson Janice M. Winfrey, City Clerk
  • Member Brenda Jones, City Council President
  • Member Lawrence T. Garcia, Corporation Counsel
City Council President
City Council Pro Tem