By Sara Powers

(CBS DETROIT) – In less than a week, Michiganders get the chance to head to the ballot box.

If individuals plan on voting using an absentee ballot, the Michigan Secretary of State Office now recommends you hand-deliver them.

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For your vote to count, clerks must receive absentee ballots by 8 p.m. on election day.

There are a few options to get it there on time.

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Voters can hand it over at a local clerk’s office or drop it off at a designated dropbox.

To find the locations of your clerk’s office or dropbox, visit here.

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