Current Village Openings

  • Shoreham Village Application Form -

  • NOVEMBER ELECTION information at the bottom of this page.
  • Current Council Openings for residents of the Village of Shoreham
     Please respond with your interest and background information you would like to submit 
              to    Stephanie Clarke, Village of Shoreham Clerk    at     [email protected] 
                    Your response will be forwarded to the appropriate party.
  • Parks Commissioner -  complete oversight of meetings, budgets, projects, bids, and spending.
  • Planning Commission Member - responsibility is to advise the Village of Shoreham regarding sound community development. It is required to adopt a Village Master Plan. It also makes recommendations on zoning and other land controls.The membership of the Planning Commission represents different professions and occupations having an interest in the growth and development of the Village. The membership is to include a representation of important segments of the community, such as the economic, governmental, educational, and social development of the Village of Shoreham, with the major interests as they exist such as agriculture, natural resources, recreation, education, public health, government, transportation, industry, andcommerce. Members of the Planning Commission must be residents of the Village of Shoreham.
  • Zoning Board of Appeals Members - The members selected shall be representative of the population distribution and of the various interests present in the Village. The Zoning Board of Appeals hears questions that arise in administration of the zoning ordinance.  The Zoning Board of Appeals makes interpretations of the zoning ordinance, hears variance requests, hears appeals from administrative determinations by zoning officials or bodies and other matters assigned by the zoning ordinance.  Applicants must be Village of Shoreham residents.  
  • ELECTIONS - For the General Election in November, the following is the information. 

    November General Election-

    Open Position election information for November 2022  

  • Village of Shoreham -                                     

    Official Title of Local Office -Terms of Office                       

    1 - President   -                      Term - 2 years

    1 - Clerk          -                      Term - 2 years

    1- Treasurer    -                      Term - 2 years

    3 - Council members Trustees   -  Term - 

                                                    4 years each

    Elections are handled by St. Joseph Charter Township for the Village. 

    Interested parties -

    The filing deadline for Village Candidates is July 26th at 4pm, with the withdrawal deadline being 4pm on July 29th.


    Filing paperwork/packets will be available at the Township Hall beginning on April 1, 2022.  These packets will have all of the information including if someone is interested in running (deadlines, forms, websites, etc.) Contact Stephanie Clarke for more information. 

    VILLAGE OF SHOREHAM ELECTIONS - For the General Election Nov. 8, the following is the information - November General Election & Valid Write-In information. Open Position election information for Nov. 8, 2022 CLICK to view details


    People seeking positions on the Village of Shoreham Council that have not yet applied, the deadline for becoming a valid write in on the November 8th General Election ballot is October 25th at 4pm.  Everything has to be filed with the County Clerk. Contact the Brrien County Clerk directly.  
    The County Clerk’s Elections Division oversees all elections conducted in Berrien County 

    Phone: 269-983-7111, ext. 8264
    Fax: 269-982-8642
    email - [email protected]