Type E Notice for Absentee Voting


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 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, email 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:
4:30 pm on the fifth day before the election, Thursday, February 13, 2020.

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.


Village of Montfort

Shelly Kazda-Clerk

102 E. Park St.

Montfort WI 53569


Office Hours

Mon-Thurs. 8:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.



The first day to vote an absentee ballot in the clerk’s office is:
Tuesday, January 28, 2020

The last day to vote an absentee ballot in the clerk’s office:
Thursday, February 13, 2020

No in-person absentee 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 before the polls close on Tuesday, February 18, 2020. Any ballots received after the polls close will not be counted.

Village Caucus Set





NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN to the electors of the Village of Montfort, in the Counties of Grant and Iowa, State of Wisconsin, that a Village Caucus for said Village will be held at the Montfort Community Building Auditorium on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 6:30 p.m. to nominate candidates for terms to for Village Trustees to be voted for at the Village Election to be held on the first Tuesday in April of 2020.



Three Board of Trustee positions for 2-year terms.  The following board member terms are to expire April 21, 2020, Linda Collins, Don Pluemer and Casey O’Brien.


            Dated this day Tuesday December 31, 2019.


                                                                        Shelly Kazda 

                                                                        Village Clerk-Treasurer

Village Office Holiday Hours

Village Holiday Office Hours

December 24, 2019-January 2, 2020


Open – December 23rd                Closed – December 24 to 26

Open – December 30th & 31st      Closed – January 1 & 2

All tax payments in the drop box, mail or in person by

01/06/20 @ 10 a.m. will be posted as December 31, 2019


Regular office hours 8:00am – 4:30pm will resume

Monday January 6, 2020

Updating Village Ordinance Notice

The Village of Montfort Board of Trustees is working on updating the Village Ordinance Book.  If there are any ordinances that you would like to see changed or that you would have a suggestion to implement please send to the Village Clerk at [email protected] or write down your suggestion and drop off at the Village office.  The Board welcomes your input.  

Type A Notice of Spring Election





APRIL 7, 2020



NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that an election to be held in the Village of Montfort, on Tuesday, April 7, 2019, the following offices are to be elected to succeed the present incumbents listed.  The term for village president and village trustee begins on April 21, 2019.  All terms are for two years unless otherwise indicated.


            Office                                                  Incumbent

             Village Trustee                                  Linda Collins

            Village Trustee                                  Casey O’Brien

            Village Trustee                                  Don Pluemer


NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN, that a village caucus for the purpose of nominating candidates to appear on the spring election ballot for the above listed offices will be scheduled during the month of December.  The caucus will be held on a date not sooner than January 2, 2020 and not later than January 25, 2020.  Notice of the scheduled date of the caucus will be given at least five days before the caucus.


NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN, that if a primary is necessary, the primary will be held on Tuesday, February 18, 2020.





                                                Done in the Village of Montfort,

on November 25, 2019





                                                  Shelly Kazda, Village Clerk/Treasurer

Alternate Side Parking


Example for correct parking:  If you are parking your car on the street the 24th of the month before midnight, you should park on the even side of the street to be in compliance with the ordinance.  Please contact the Village Office at 943-6917 with any questions.

There are also signs posted Downtown for no parking from 2a.m. to 8a.m.   

This serves as a friendly reminder; you may receive a warning ticket from the contracted law enforcement before the 1st as a reminder. Alternate side is in effect from midnight to 7a.m.