TOWN OF BENNETT POLLING PLACE:

Bennett Town Hall

9215 E County Road L

Bennett, Wisconsin

 

The Town Hall is accessible to elderly and disabled voters.

 

If you have any questions concerning your polling place contact the town clerk:

 

Tamara Johnson, Clerk

11043 E Homestead Lane

Lake Nebagamon, WI 54849

(715)817-5994

 

 

 

   VOTING BY ABSENTEE BALLOT

FOR FEBRUARY 21, 2023, SPRING PRIMARY

 

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.  Proof of 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:

 

The deadline for making application to receive an absentee ballot by mail is:

Thursday, February 16, 2023.

 

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 or other specified location during the days and hours specified for casting an absentee ballot in person.

 

Contact: Tamara L Johnson, Clerk

 715-817-5994

PO Box 306, Solon Springs, WI 54873

By appointment only.

 

The first day to vote an absentee ballot in the clerk’s office is:

Tuesday, February 7, 2023, by appointment

 

The last day to vote an absentee ballot in the clerk's office:

Saturday, February 18, 2023, by appointment

 

 

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 February 21, 2023.  Any ballots received after the polls close not be counted.

 

 

Tamara Johnson, Clerk

Posted at the Town Hall, Recycle Center & the Town Website

January 23, 20

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NOTICE OF SPRING ELECTION

 

Town of Bennett, Douglas County, State of Wisconsin

 

April 4, 2023

 

The following municipal officers are to be elected at the Spring Election, April 4, 2023.

 

 

One (1) Town Chair, for the term of two (2) years, to succeed the present incumbent listed, whose term of office will expire on April 17, 2023:

 

Incumbent Name: Barry M. Carlson

 

Two (2) Town Supervisors, for the term of two (2) years, to succeed the present incumbents listed, whose terms of office will expire on April 17, 2023:

 

Incumbent Names: Wesley P. Koehler and Timothy A. Haskins

 

One (1) Town Clerk, for the term of two (2) years, to succeed the present incumbent listed, whose term of office will expire on April 17, 2023:

 

Incumbent Name: Tamara L. Johnson

 

One (1) Town Treasurer, for the term of two (2) years, to succeed the present incumbent listed, whose term of office will expire on April 17, 2023:

 

Incumbent Name: Stephanie L. Lintula

 

One (1) Town Constable, for the term of two (2) years, to succeed the present incumbent listed, whose term of office will expire on April 17, 2023:

 

Incumbent Name: Jay T. Burfield

 

 

Caucus for Candidates

Between December 1st, 2022, and January 1st, 2023, a date for the town caucus will be scheduled to nominate candidates to appear on the spring election ballot for the above listed offices. The caucus will be held between January 2nd and January 21st. Notice of the scheduled date of the caucus will be given at least five (5) days before the caucus.

 

 

Additional Information

Acceptable Photo ID will be required to vote at this election.  If you do not have a photo ID you may obtain a free ID for voting from the Division of Motor Vehicles.

 

 

Posted in the Town of Bennett on November 21, 2022

 

Tamara L. Johnson, Town Clerk

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NOTICE OF TOWN CAUCUS

 

Town of Bennett, Douglas County, State of Wisconsin

 

JANUARY 9, 2023

 7 p.m.

 

Nominations for municipal officers to be elected at the Spring Election, April 4, 2023, will be held at the Town Caucus on January 9, 2023, at 7 p.m. at the Bennett Town Hall, 9215 E County Road L, Bennett, WI  54873.

 

Offices that will be elected on April 4, 2023, are Town Chair, Town Supervisors (2), Town Clerk, Town Treasurer and Town Constable.

 

 

Posted in the Town of Bennett on December 19, 2022

Tamara L. Johnson, Town Clerk