Election not until 2018
Our Elections Commission is
a wonderful resource for voting information.
the Elections Commission HELP
DESK at 608-261-2028.
There are several ways to register to vote, but the most
• At the Clerk's Office until the Friday
an Election OR
• On Election day at the polls.
PROOF OR RESIDENCY IS REQUIRED
by providing a document
that contains your first and last name and your current address showing
you live in the Village of Rosholt (not
a PO BOX).
** You must reside at your
voting address for
10 consecutive days prior to an Election to be eligible to vote in the
Village of Rosholt. If you haven't met this 10 day requirement, you
must vote in the municipality you just moved from.
** This requirement also applies
if your name
has changed OR if you have moved to a different address within
the Village of Rosholt.
Common Forms of Proof of
Residence (contact your Village clerk for a more extensive
issued by a Wisconsin governmental body. (ie: hunting or fishing
• Vehicle Registration Certificate
• Real estate
tax bill or
receipt for the current year or the year preceding the date
of the election.
• Utility bill
such as sewer, cable television, gas, electric, or telephone for the
period within 90 before an
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 her 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.
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 election. 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, email or in person.
applictaion to receive an absentee ballot by mail:
The deadline for making application to receive an absentee
ballot by mail is: 5:00 p.m. on
the 5th day before an election.
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
absentee ballot in person:
You may also request and vote an absentee ballot in the clerk's
office during the days specified for casting an absentee ballot in
Clerk-Treasurer/Theresa Hartvig: 715-677-4510
101 S. Main Street, Rosholt
Call for availability
The first day to vote an absentee ballot in the clerk's office was:
The last day to vote
an absentee ballot in the clerk's office is:
**The municipal clerk
will deliver voted ballots returned on or before Election Day to the
proper polling place before the polls close on -------. Any ballots
received after the polls close will not be counted.**