Michigan Election 2021: No major issues reported at polling locations across Metro Detroit

Low voter turnout reported

The turnout at the polls on Tuesday (Nov. 2) was somewhat low -- but absentee voters also still have to be factored in.

DETROIT – The turnout at the polls on Tuesday (Nov. 2) was somewhat low -- but absentee voters also still have to be factored in.

Consumer Investigator Hank Winchester has been traveling around Detroit, checking on polling locations to see if there have been any issues.

There were no major issues reported at any polling location. The only thing worth noting is the low voter turnout.

Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson also visited several polling locations and hopes more voters will come out before polls close.

Polls opened at 7 a.m. and closed at 8 p.m.



Live results: Michigan General Election on Nov. 2, 2021

Michigan’s 2021 General Election was held on Tuesday, Nov. 2, with hundreds of jurisdictions holding races. You can track results for elections in Southeast Michigan in the article linked below.

Polls closed at 8 p.m. in Southeast Michigan -- results started flowing in shortly after. Click the link below to track the results as they come in.

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About the Authors:

Hank Winchester is Local 4's Consumer Investigative Reporter and the head of WDIV's "Help Me Hank" Consumer Unit. He works to solve consumer complaints, reveal important recalls and track down thieves who have ripped off metro Detroiters.

Kayla is a Web Producer for ClickOnDetroit. Before she joined the team in 2018 she worked at WILX in Lansing as a digital producer.