ABSENTEE BALLOT NOTICE FOR GENERAL ELECTION 11/6/12Any 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.
VOTING BY ABSENTEE BALLOT – GENERAL ELECTION
TUESDAY, November 6, 2012
STATE OF WISCONSIN – St. Croix County
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 an absentee ballot be sent to you for the election. Or, you may request an absentee ballot by letter. Your written request must list the date of the election, your voting address within the municipality where you wish to vote, the address where the absentee ballot should be sent, if different, 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 your 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.
CITY of HUDSON
Nancy Korson, Clerk
City Hall, 505 Third Street, Hudson, WI 54016; (715) 386-4765
Regular Office Hours: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. weekdays
VILLAGE OF NORTH HUDSON
Becky Milbrandt, Clerk
Village Hall, 400 7th Street North, Hudson, WI 54016; (715) 386-5141
Regular Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. weekdays
The City and Village will also be open on November 1st & 2nd until 5:00pm for registration and absentee voting.
TOWN of HUDSON
Vickie Shaw, Clerk
980 County Road 'A', Hudson, WI 54016; (715) 386-4263
Regular Office Hours: Mon. - Wednesday. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Also open Nov 1st & 2nd 9:00am-5:00 pm.
TOWN of ST. JOSEPH
Marie Colbeth, Clerk/Treasurer
1337 Co. Road 'V', Hudson, WI 54016; (715) 549-6235
Regular Office Hours: Mon-Thurs. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Tuesdays 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Also open Aug. 9th & 10th 9:00am-5:00pm
TOWN of TROY
Jennifer Clark, Clerk/Treas.
654 Glover Road, Hudson, WI 54016; (715) 425-2665
Hours: Mon – Thurs. 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Also open Oct 27th 9:00am-11:30am; Nov 1st 1:00pm-6:00pm; & Nov 2nd 1:00pm-5:00pm.
The deadline for making application to vote absentee by mail is 5:00 p.m. on November 1, 2012.
(Military electors should contact the municipal clerk regarding the deadlines for requesting or submitting an absentee ballot.)
The first day to vote an absentee ballot in the clerk’s office is October 22, 2012. The deadline for voting an absentee ballot in the clerk's office is 5:00 p.m. on November 2, 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 November 6, 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.