Notice of Voting by Absentee BallotVOTING BY ABSENTEE BALLOT
VOTING BY ABSENTEE BALLOT
Any qualified elector who is unable or unwilling to appear at the polling place on Election Day may request to vote an absentee ballot. A qualified elector is any U.S. citizen, who will be 18 years of age or older on election day, who has resided in the ward or municipality where he or she wishes to vote for at least 28 consecutive days before the election. The elector must also be registered in order to receive an absentee ballot.
TO OBTAIN AN ABSENTEE BALLOT YOU MUST MAKE YOUR REQUEST IN WRITING.
Contact your municipal clerk and request that an application for absentee ballot be sent to you for the primary or election or both. You may also request an absent ballot by letter. Your written request must list your voting address within the municipality where you wish to vote, the address where the absentee ballot should be sent, if different, the date of the election and your signature.
Special absentee voting application provisions apply to electors who are indefinitely confined to home or a care facility, in the military, hospitalized, or serving as a sequestered juror. If this applies to you, contact the municipal clerk.
You can also personally go to the clerk’s office or other specified location, complete a written application, and vote an absentee ballot during the hours specified for casting an absentee ballot.
THE DEADLINE FOR MAKING APPLICATION TO VOTE ABSENTEE BY MAIL IS 5:00 P.M. ON THURSDAY, MAY 31, 2012.
MILITARY ELECTORS SHOULD CONTACT THE MUNICIPAL CLERK REGARDING DEADLINES FOR REQUESTING OR SUBMITTING AN ABSENTEE BALLOT.
THE FIRST DAY TO VOTE AN ABSENTEE IN THE CLERK’S OFFICE IS MAY 21, 2012.
THE DEADLINE FOR VOTING AN ABSENTEE BALLOT IN THE CLERK’S OFFICE IS 5:00 P.M. ON FRIDAY, JUNE 1, 2012.
THE MUNICIPAL CLERK WILL DELIVER VOTED BALLOTS RETURNED ON OR BEFORE ELECTION DAY TO THE PROPER POLLING PLACE OR COUNTING LOCATION BEFORE THE POLLS CLOSE ON JUNE 5, 2012. ANY BALLOTS RECEIVED AFTER THE POLLS CLOSE WILL BE COUNTED BY THE BOARD OF CANVASSERS IF POSTMARKED BY ELECTION DAY AND RECEIVED NO LATER THAN 4:00 P.M. ON THE FRIDAY FOLLOWING THE ELECTION.
8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Jackie Mitchell, Clerk
Tanya Reigel, Clerk Township of Erin Prairie
City of New Richmond 1530 190th Avenue
156 East First Street New Richmond WI 54017
New Richmond, WI 54017 246-5514
Roland Thompson, Clerk Donna Preece, Clerk
Village of Deer Park Township of Richmond
110 North Street East 1753 Margaret Street
Deer Park, WI 54007 New Richmond, WI 54017
Patsy Johnson, Clerk Sharon Balcerek, Clerk
Village of Star Prairie Township of Stanton
P.O. Box 13 2245 County Road T
Star Prairie, WI 54026 Deer Park, WI 54007
Pamela Donohoe, Clerk Jeri Koester, Clerk
Village of Somerset Township of Somerset
110 Spring Street P.O. Box 248
P.O. Box 356 Somerset, WI 54025
Somerset, WI 54025 247-3470
247-3395 Fax 715-247-5086
Michael Burke, Clerk Brenda Kaczmarski, Clerk
Township of Star Prairie Township of Cylon
2118 Cook Drive 2401 County Road H
Somerset, WI 54025 Deer Park, WI 54007
Deina Shirmer, Clerk
Township of Warren
720 112th Street
Roberts, WI 5402342L