Notice of Spring Election

NOTICE OF SPRING ELECTION

 

                                                     VILLAGE OF MONTFORT

 

                         APRIL 4, 2023

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that an election to be held in the Village of Montfort, on Tuesday, April 4, 2023, the following offices are to be elected to succeed the present incumbents listed.  The term for village president and village trustee begins on April 19, 2023.  All terms are for two years unless otherwise indicated.

Office                                                  Incumbent

 

            Village President                               Chuck Piper

            Village Trustee                                  Patrick Raimer

            Village Trustee                                  Patty Koestler

            Village Trustee                                  Ryan Pilling

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 3, 2023 and not later than January 25, 2023.  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 21, 2023.

Done in the Village of Montfort,

on November 15, 2022

__________________________________________

Kayla Spurley, Village Clerk/Treasurer


Type D Notice of General Election

LOCATION AND HOURS OF POLLING PLACE

 At the General Election to be held on November 8, 2022, in the Village of Montfort, the following polling place locations will be used for the wards indicated:

                           Location                                               Wards

            Montfort Fire Department                 Ward 1 & Ward 2

            605 S. Wall Street

THE POLLING PLACE WILL OPEN AT 7:00 A.M. AND WILL CLOSE AT 8:00 P.M.

If you have any questions concerning your polling place, contact the municipal clerk.

Kayla Spurley-Clerk

102 E. Park Street

608-943-6917

Monday-Thursday 8:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.

 

All polling places are accessible to elderly and disabled voters.

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 Notice of Meeting of the Local Board of Canvassers

 At the close of voting on Election Day, pursuant to the provisions of Wis. Stat. § 19.84, the Election Inspectors at each polling place will convene as the Local Canvassing Board for the purpose of conducting the local canvass pursuant to Wis. Stat. § 7.51.  This meeting will be open to the public pursuant to Wis. Stat. §§ 19.81-89.


Type E Notice for Absentee Voting November General Election

VOTING BY ABSENTEE BALLOT

 

Any qualified elector who is unable or unwilling to appear at the polling place on Election Day may submit a request to vote an absentee ballot to their municipal clerk.  A qualified elector is any U.S. citizen who:

  • will be 18 years of age or older on Election Day.
  • has resided in the ward or municipality where they wish to vote for at least 28 consecutive days before the election.

 

The elector must also be registered to vote to receive an absentee ballot.  Proof of identification must be provided before an absentee ballot may be issued*. 

Making application to receive an absentee ballot by mail

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 make written application to your municipal clerk for an absentee ballot by mail, by fax, by email or at MyVote.wi.gov. Or you may apply in person at the clerk’s office during the In-Person Absentee Voting period listed below.

Your written request must include:

  1. your voting address within the municipality where you wish to vote
  2. the address where the absentee ballot should be sent, if different from the address above
  3. your signature
  4. a copy of your photo identification*

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

5:00 p.m. on the fifth day before the election, Thursday, November 3, 2022.

*Voters who are indefinitely confined due to age, illness, infirmity, or disability may not be required to provide photo ID. If this applies to you, contact the municipal clerk regarding deadlines for requesting and submitting an absentee ballot.

**Special absentee voting application provisions apply to electors who are indefinitely confined, 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

Kayla Spurley-Clerk or Angie Kiefer Chief Inspector

102 E. Park St.

Montfort WI 53569

Office Hours

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

943-6917 or 563-568-1693

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

Tuesday, October 25, 2022

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

Thursday, November 3, 2022

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 or counting location before the polls close on Tuesday, November 8, 2022.  Any ballots received after the polls close will not be counted.

 

 


Sealed Bid Notice 2005 International Dump Truck 2nd

Sale of 2005 International Dump Truck

The Village of Montfort is selling a 2005 International 7300 Flatbed Dump Truck with plow and sander. The truck has 24,863 miles.  The truck will have a current DOT inspection and will be available for pick up upon delivery of the Village’s new trufck that is on order. 

Click for more information:   Sealed-Bid-Ad-for-2005-International.pdf 


Notice of Voting Machine Testing

PUBLIC NOTICE

TESTING ELECTRONIC VOTING EQUIPMENT

FOR THE NOVEMBER 8, 2022 GENERAL ELECTION

According to Wis. Stats. 5.84 (1) Testing Equipment, the electronic voting equipment must be tested at a public meeting.  The Edge II electronic voting system, which utilizes automatic tabulating equipment, will be tested on Wednesday November 2, 2022 at 10:00 a.m. in the Village Office.

This test is open to the public.

 

Shelly Kazda

Clerk-Treasurer

Village of Montfort


Trick or Treat

VILLAGE OF MONTFORT

TRICK OR TREAT HOURS

OCTOBER 31ST

4:30pm – 7:00pm


Fall Leaf Pick Up

FALL LEAF CLEANUP

Leaves will be picked up each Monday while weather permits.

The Village now has their own leaf vacuum.  If you don’t want to bag your leaves this year, have them swept to the edge of your lawn each Monday morning  for pick up.  Public Works will pick leaves up as long as weather permits.  You may always bag your leaves in paper bags or containers and take them to the composite pile on Badger Hollow Road.  Call the Todd  if you have any questions 608-778-9799.

REMINDER – 

NO BURNING IN THE STREETS!!!!


Hydrant Flushing

As part of our annual maintenance, Public Works employees will be flushing fire hydrants on October 12th & 13th from 8:00 a.m. unit 4:00 p.m.  If you are on Highway 18 the hydrants will be flushed on October 14th between the hours of 8:00 and Noon

During the flushing process, there may be a slight discoloration of the water caused by sediment or rust being flushed from the water mains.  If you do experience discoloration in your water service, please don’t be alarmed your water will clear up once it is run for a short time.

We suggest that on days we flush, you may not want to do laundry during the hours listed above.  Possible discoloration in the water can stain light colored clothing.

If you have any questions regarding this procedure or if you would like to know where we are I the Village, please call (608) 778-9799.

Thank you for you cooperation.

Todd Griffiths

DPW Supervisor

Village of Montfort  


Sealed Bid Notice 2005 International Dump Truck

Sale of 2005 International Dump Truck

The Village of Montfort is selling a 2005 International 7300 Flatbed Dump Truck with plow and sander. The truck has 24,863 miles.  The truck will have a current DOT inspection and will be available for pick up upon delivery of the Village’s new truck that is on order.

Click for more information:  Sealed-Bid-Ad-for-2005-International