Clerk's Office

The Alpena County Clerk's Office has three major functions: to manage County elections; to manage the county's vital records; and to process and maintain all Circuit Court files. The Clerk, by statute, also serves on the following boards and commissions:

  • Clerk of the Board of Commissioners
  • Clerk of the County Election Canvassers
  • Clerk of the Election Commission
  • Clerk of the Jury Board
  • Clerk of the Plat Board

Elections Division

The County Clerk's Elections Division oversees all elections conducted in Alpena County including school elections. This division also monitors campaign finance law for county and local candidates and officeholders.