LIVE STREAM: Detroit city clerk to discuss election preparations, voting for Michigan Primary Election

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DETROIT – Detroit City Clerk Janice Winfrey will hold a news briefing at 11 a.m. Thursday to discuss election preparations, absentee voting and safety protocols for voting in person for the Michigan Primary Election on Aug. 4.

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In-person voting will still be available for the 2020 Michigan Primary Election on Aug. 4 amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic -- however, all Michigan voters now have the option to vote by mail with an absentee ballot.

Officials are encouraging Michigan voters to return absentee ballots in person instead of by mail as election day approaches.

Be prepared: What to know before voting in Michigan Primary Election on Aug. 4, 2020