TOWN OF SHARON
2020 GENERAL ELECTION
Tuesday, November 3, 2020
VOTING BY ABSENTEE BALLOT
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 Town of Sharon for at least 28 consecutive days before the election.
The elector must also be registered to vote 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 or online at MyVote.wi.gov.
Contact Kellye Diem, Clerk/Treasurer and request that an application for an absentee ballot be sent to you for the election. You may also submit a written request in the form of a letter or you may apply for an absentee ballot online at MyVote.wi.gov. Each person’s request must be made separately. Your written request must list your voting address within the Town of Sharon, the address where the absentee ballot should be sent, if different, and your signature. You may make application to your municipal clerk for an absentee ballot in person, by mail, by fax, by email or at MyVote.wi.gov.
Making application to receive an absentee ballot by mail
The deadline for making application to receive an absentee ballot by mail is:
5 pm on the fifth day before the election, Thursday, October 29, 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.
COVD-19 IS NOT A REASON FOR “INDEFINITELY CONFINED”.
Voting an absentee ballot in person
You may also request and vote an absentee ballot in the clerk’s office during the days and hours specified for casting an absentee ballot in person.
Kellye Diem, Clerk/Treasurer
Town of Sharon
N1097 Bollinger Rd.
Sharon, WI 53585
Town Hall hours: Tuesdays, 10 am – 2 pm
Or Call to schedule an appointment
The first day to vote an absentee ballot in the clerk’s office is:
Tuesday, October 20, 2020 10 pm – 2 pm
The last day to vote an absentee ballot in the clerk’s office:
This may be no later than the Sunday before the election by appointment
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, November 3, 2020 at 8 pm. Any ballots received after the polls close will not be counted.
Published: Friday, October 2, 2020