Town & Country Sanitation had a mistake on their 2020 Calander. Attached please find the revised schedule that you should follow for the remainer of 2020. Please pass along to your neighbors who may not have internet.
The Village of Montfort is working on a Comprehensive Outdoor Recreation Plan update and we would want to hear from you!
The Comprehensive Outdoor Recreation Plan update provides an opportunity to look ahead to Montfort’s park and recreation needs for the next five years. The purpose of this plan is to develop goals, objectives and recommendations that will guide Montfort towards the development and improvement of its outdoor recreation facilities. Updating the plan is also an eligibility requirement for of the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources’ park and recreation grant funding.
An online survey is now open! The survey was created to help gather input from the public.Please take a moment to fill out the survey at:
The survey will close on December 28, 2020. If you are unable to access the online survey, please contact the Southwestern Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission at (608) 342-6005 or [email protected] to receive a printed version.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that an election to be held in the Village of Montfort, on Tuesday, April 6, 2021, 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, 2021.All terms are for two years unless otherwise indicated.
Village PresidentJames Schmitz
Village TrusteePatrick Raimer
Village TrusteePatty Koestler
Village TrusteeChuck Piper
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, 2021 and not later than January 25, 2021.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 16, 2021.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that at an election to be held in Iowa County, during the General Election on Tuesday, November 3, 2020, the following question proposed by Resolution of the Iowa County Board, will be submitted to a vote of the people:
Question: Should the Wisconsin legislature create a nonpartisan procedure for the preparation of legislative and congressional district plans and maps?
YES ____ NO ____
EXPLANATION AND EFFECT OF VOTE
A copy of the entire text of Iowa County Board Resolution No. 16-0620, directing the submission of the question to the electors, can be obtained from the office of the Iowa County Clerk, 222 N. Iowa Street, Dodgeville, WI 53533.It can also be found on the internet at: https://www.iowacounty.org/media/County%20Board/Resolutions/2020/16-0620.pdf
The referendum is advisory only, and the results of the advisory referendum are not binding on the County or the State of Wisconsin.However, the Iowa County Clerk will send the results of the referendum to the Governor of the State of Wisconsin, the Wisconsin Counties Association, and the County’s State Representatives.
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.
At the General Election to be held on November 3, 2020, in the Village of Montfort, the following polling place locations will be used for the wards indicated:
Montfort Fire DepartmentWard 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.
102 E. Park Street
Monday-Thursday 8:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.
All polling places are accessible to elderly and disabled voters.
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.
FOR THE NOVEMBER 3, 2020 PARTISAN PRIMARY ELECTION
According to Wis. Stats. 5.84 (1) Testing Equipment, the electronic voting equipment must be tested at a public meeting.The ICE – ImageCast Evolution electronic voting system, which utilizes automatic tabulating equipment, will be tested on Monday, October 26 at 10:00 a.m. in the Village Office, 102 E. Park Street.