Elections

2017 Elections

Spring Election – Tuesday, April 4, 2017.

Voting in Person in the Town of Westboro – PHOTO ID REQUIRED

You must be a registered voter to cast a ballot in this township. Voter registration is submitted thru the clerk’s office. You must fill out a Wisconsin Voter Registration Form and provide proof of residency per the instructions on the second page. If you do not know if you are registered to vote, call the clerk’s office for confirmation at 715-427-3566. If you have voted in the Town of Westboro in years previous and have not changed your address, you do not need to update your voter registration. You may also register at the polls, but please remember to bring your proof of residency documentation to register at the polls.

As it changes often, please click here for current information about the Voter Photo ID Law.

All residents in the Town of Westboro vote either at the town hall located at N8855 Second Street in Westboro or by absentee ballot.

Polling Location

N8855 2nd Street, Westboro, Wisconsin View Larger Map

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 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 identification must be provided before an absentee ballot may be issued.

TO OBTAIN AN ABSENTEE BALLOT YOU MUST MAKE A REQUEST IN WRITING

Download: Application for Absentee Ballot

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 request an absentee ballot by letter or email. 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 must be a registered voter to receive your absentee ballot.

The deadline for making application to receive an absentee ballot by mail is: 5 pm on the fifth day before the election, Thursday, March 30, 2017.

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.

Joyce Peterson. Town Clerk
Town Office at N8855 Second Street, Westboro – Tuesdays 1:00 – 6:00 PM or
Call 715-427-3566 to set up an appointment

The first day to vote an absentee ballot in the clerk’s office is Tuesday, March 21, 2017. The last day to vote an absentee ballot in the clerk’s office is Friday, April 1, 2017.

Military electors should contact the municipal clerk regarding the deadlines for requesting or submitting an absentee ballot.

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 April 4, 2017. Any ballots received after the polls close will NOT be counted.

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