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2020 ELECTION DATES

February 18, 2020 - Spring Primary

April 7, 2020 - Spring Election and Presidential Preference Primary

August 11, 2020 - Partisan Primary

November 3, 2020 - General Election
 


LOCATION AND HOURS OF POLLING PLACE

7:00 A.M. - 8:00 P.M.

Location                                                                             Wards
Town of West Bend Town Hall                                           Wards 1-8
6355 CTH Z
West Bend, WI 53095
 


GENERAL ELECTION NOVEMBER 3, 2020

IN PERSON DRIVE THRU ABSENTEE VOTING HOURS AND LOCATION

 

Location                                                                             Wards

Town of West Bend Recycling Center Building                    Wards 1-8
6355 CTH Z
West Bend, WI 53095

October 20                                        9 AM - 1 PM

October 21                                        9 AM - 1 PM

October 22                                        3 PM - 7 PM

October 27                                        9 AM - 1 PM

October 28                                        3 PM - 7 PM

October 29                                        3 PM - 7 PM


PHOTO ID LAW IS IN PLACE, PLEASE BRING A PHOTO ID WITH YOU TO VOTE!!

TYPE E NOTICE


NOTICE OF PUBLIC TEST OF THE AUTOMATIC TABULATING EQUIPMENT


 

ABSENTEE VOTING

Please sign up to vote by mail. Voters are to visit https://myvote.wi.gov/. Click VOTE ABSENTEE. Enter legal name and DOB. Click REQUEST ABSENTEE BALLOT. Follow prompts to confirm address and select which elections to receive a ballot for. Voters may have to upload a picture of their photo ID. It may be easiest to use a smartphone.

Voters can also request absentee ballots by mailing, emailing or faxing their municipal clerk’s office. You can find your clerk’s contact information on MyVote Wisconsin or below. These requests must be accompanied by a copy of your photo ID.   If you already have a photo ID on file from previous absentee requests under your current registration, you will not need to provide it again.

Email:  clerk@townofwestbend.com or deputyclerk@townofwestbend.com

Town Address:  6355 CTH Z, WEST BEND, WI 53095

Phone:  262-338-3417

Fax:  262-338-0427
 

Wisconsin Application for Absentee Ballot
https://elections.wi.gov/forms/EL-121-english
 

Click below for instructions on how to complete an absentee ballot
Uniform Instructions for Wisconsin Absentee Voters

 


Returning Your Absentee Ballot

Your ballot must be received in time to be delivered to your polling place no later than 8:00 p.m. on Election Day. There are a few options for returning your ballot. 

• Mail it back

• Drop it off at the Town of West Bend, 6355 Cnty Hwy Z, West Bend, WI 53095

  • Town of West Bend Drop Box
  • Municipal Clerks Office - Monday thru Thursday, 8:00 AM - 2:30 PM

My Vote Wisconsin

To request an absentee ballot, check the status of your absentee ballot, register, or check your voter history


How to Register to Vote by the Deadline

Voter Registration Deadlines:

  • October 14, 2020 - The deadline to register to vote online (by 11:59 p.m.) or by-mail (postmarked).
  • October 30, 2020 at 5 p.m. - The deadline to register to vote at your clerk's office or other designated location.
  • You can register at your polling place on Election Day (November 3, 2020).

According to state law, mailed voter registration forms must be postmarked no later than the third Wednesday before the election. Online registration closes at 11:59 p.m. the same day.

Online voter registration is available at https://myvote.wi.gov. There are two ways you can register using the website:

  • People with a Wisconsin driver license or state ID card whose address is current with the Wisconsin Department of Transportation can complete their online registration immediately. People who need to update their address with DOT can accomplish that online and complete their online registration.
  • People without a Wisconsin driver license or state ID card can fill out the voter registration form online, then print it, sign it and mail it to their municipal clerk’s office along with a proof-of residence document. The website has detailed instructions. If you do not have a printer where you are, you can save the completed form as a PDF and make arrangements to have a family member or a friend with a printer, or a copy center, to print it for you.

 

State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board

 

The State of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board has all the forms available for download at their web site. Below are links to some of the most requested forms.

Absentee Ballot Request

Voter Registration Application