TO REGISTER: Please contact the town clerk at 920-823-8136 to register. If you are a U.S. citizen, over the age of 18 and have been a Town of Jacksonport resident for at least 28 days, you are eligible to register with appropriate proof of residence. New residents can register on election day; you can save time and avoid confusion by registering ahead of time by mail or in person at the clerk's office. Be sure to bring proof of residency when you register. A full list of acceptable documents is available here: https://myvote.wi.gov/en-us/PhotoIDRequired
MY VOTE WEBSITE
The Wisconsin Election Commission has posted lots of helpful information for voters at its website, www.myvote.wi.gov
. Wisconsin voters can check their voting history, polling location and see what is on the ballot for upcoming elections. THIS IS THE EASIEST PLACE TO REGISTER TO VOTE AND REQUEST AN ABSENTEE BALLOT, YOU CAN EVEN DO IT ON YOUR SMART PHONE.
To vote absentee by mail: please contact the town clerk for your absentee application at 920-823-8136 or firstname.lastname@example.org. You will need to provide Proof of ID in order to obtain an absentee ballot. There are several ways to request and vote absentee by mail:
Absentee Voting Request - how do I request my ballot?
1. Online: Go to myvote.wi.gov
to request your absentee ballot. THIS IS THE EASIEST PLACE TO REGISTER TO VOTE AND REQUEST AN ABSENTEE BALLOT, YOU CAN EVEN DO IT ON YOUR SMART PHONE.
2. By mail. Send your signed request and a copy of proper photo id to the Town of Jacksonport, 3365 County Rd V, Sturgeon Bay WI 54235. A ballot will be mailed to the address you specify.
3. By email. Email your request to email@example.com. A ballot will be mailed to the address you specify.
NOTE: only military and permanent overseas voters are allowed to receive ballots by email or fax; all other absentee ballots will be mailed or voted in person at the clerk's office.
Your ballot must be postmarked on or before Election Day and received at the town office no later than 8:00 PM on Election Day in order to be counted. Any late ballots will be rejected.
What if I am "Indefinitely Confined" (due to age, disability, etc.)?
You are eligible to receive ballots by mail for every election if you are confined. Complete an Application for Absentee
, in Section 6, darken the 3rd circle for "every election", sign, date and return to the Town office.
Absentee In Person Voting. (Begins Tuesday, October 25 (10am) & ends Friday, November 4 (5pm)
To vote absentee in person at the Clerk's office: beginning the second Tuesday prior to election day and ending on the Friday before election day.
Absentee in person voting hours are Monday and Tuesday 10am - 3pm and Friday 10am - 5pm
IMPORTANT: IN ORDER FOR YOUR ABSENTEE BALLOT TO COUNT THE ENVELOPE MUST BE FILLED OUT PROPERLY, INCLUDING PROPER NAME, ADDRESS, DATE, SIGNATURE, DATE, AND WITNESS SIGNATURE, DATE, AND COMPLETE ADDRESS (THIS INCLUDES HOUSE NUMBER / FIRE NUMBER, STREET, CITY, STATE, ZIP CODE). PLEASE BE DILIGENT IN MAKING SURE YOUR BALLOT ENVELOPE IS FILLED OUT PROPERLY.
Town Voting Information