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VOTING 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 10 consecutive

days before the election. The elector must

also be registered in order to receive an absentee

ballot. Proof of photo identification

must be provided before an absentee ballot

may be issued.

 

You must make a request for an absentee

ballot in writing.

 

Contact your municipal clerk and request that

an application for an absentee ballot be sent

to you for the primary or election or both. You

may also submit a written request in the form

of a 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, and

your signature. You may make application for

an absentee ballot by mail or in person.

 

Making Application to Receive

an Absentee Ballot By

mail, email, fax or online.

 

The deadline for making application to

receive an absentee ballot by mail is:

5PM on the fifth day before the

election, Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018.

 

Note: 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 regarding deadlines for requesting

and submitting an absentee ballot.

 

VOTING AN ABSENTEE BALLOT IN PERSON

You may also request and vote an absentee

ballot in the clerk’s office during the days and

hours specified below for casting an absentee

ballot in person.

 

Town of Liberty: Pam Petersen, Liberty Town

Hall, 13812 English Lake Rd, Valders, WI

54245, phone 758-3707, email liberty@lakefield.

net. In person voting hours by appointment

only. The first day to vote an absentee

ballot in the Town of Liberty is Monday, Oct. 8,

2018, and the last day to vote an absentee ballot

is Friday, Nov. 2, 2018, no later than 5:00

p.m.

 

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No in-person voting may occur on the day before

the election.

 

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 Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018. Any ballots

received after the polls close will not be

counted.

 

Dated this 4th day of October, 2018.

 

Pam Petersen

Town of Liberty Clerk