City Clerk

Clerk -- Tessa Wightman

 319 MN. Nelson St                                                       Phone: (517)645-7641 ext. 202
  P.O. Box 488                                                                      Fax:  (517)645-7810
  Somerville, MI 48876                                                E-mail:

Monday – Friday
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.


The Clerk is responsible for:

  • Preparing Council agendas and minutes
  • Safekeeping of all City documents and Council proceedings
  • Publishing of public notices
  • Maintaining all local, state, and federal elections
  • Request Absentee Ballot Application
  • Register to Vote
  • Military & Overseas Voters Empowerment Act (MOVE Act)
  • Candidate Listing and Ballot Proposals
  • Chief Accountant (reconciling statements and providing for checks and balances and maintain a uniform systems of accounts).