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    No current Election at this time 

    Polling Place:  Village of Chenequa, Village Hall

     

    Please call (262) 367 2239 with any questions pertaining to these elections


    Changes in Voting Laws
    Voters now have to show a valid photo ID to be able to vote. Visit the W.E.C. website to view the FAQ’s on this topic. Please check back for new entries as the law is continually changing.

    Voter Registration:

    The Village of Chenequa is Ward 1.

    View the current elected officials for the Village of Chenequa.
    Chenequa is in the 11th State Senate District.
    Chenequa is in the 33rd State Assembly District.

    Absentee Ballots:

    Found under the eServices > Requests area of the website.
    Voting in-person begins Monday, March 13th and ends Friday, March 31st.

    In order to vote absentee, you must be a registered voter in the Village of Chenequa. If not registered, please print and complete the Voter Registration Application form from the W.E.C. websiteYou must also now provide a copy of your Voter ID with your absentee ballot application.  If you are registered, please print and complete the Application for Absentee Ballot form from the W.E.C. website and return it to the Village of Chenequa.

    Please make a color copy or gray-scale copy of your Voter ID (WI Driver’s License) and include it with your application.

    Once the application and Voter ID is received, a ballot will then be sent to you no sooner than the third Monday prior to the election.

    Ballots must be returned to Village Hall by Election Day in order for the ballot to count. Ballots for all elections are available the third Monday prior to the election.  When you receive the ballot, please follow these instructions:

      • In the presence of someone authorized to administer oaths in Wisconsin (such as the Village Clerk or a Notary Public) or in the presence of one witness, the voter marks the ballot by connecting the arrows, using a black pen or #2 pencil. If you plan to vote for a write-in: Write the person’s name in the ‘write-in’ area, and connect the arrow.
      • The folded ballot is placed in the affidavit envelope and sealed.
      • The voter completes and signed the affidavit envelope.
      • An individual authorized to administer oaths or one witness present, while the ballots were marked, completes the certificate printed on the affidavit envelope. (Witness need not be a resident of the municipality in which the voter claims residency.)
      • The affidavit envelope is returned to the Village Clerk, by mail or in person, so that it arrives on or before Election Day (in time for the Clerk to have it delivered to the polling place by 8:00 PM).

     

    ABSENTEE VOTING BY MAIL:

    Download the Voter Registration Application from the W.E.C. website, read the instructions, complete the form, and mail it to Village of Chenequa, Village Hall. Please note that if you are submitting this registration form by mail, attach a copy of one of the following forms of identification:

      • A copy of a current and valid photo identification; preferably a Wisconsin Driver’s License
      • A copy of a current utility bill, bank statement, government check, pay check or government document that shows the name and address of the voter. If you register to vote

     

    ABSENTEE VOTING IN PERSON:

    You may register in person at Village of Chenequa, Village Hall in the Clerk’s Office during regular office hours the Friday before an Election. You must bring proof that you have lived at your present location for 10 days preceding the Election. (See list of acceptable identification below.)

    At The Polling Place On Election Day:

    To register at the polling location, you must bring proof that you have lived at your present location for 10 days preceding the Election. For purposes of voter registration, a form of identification constitutes acceptable proof of residence if it includes:

    • A current and complete name, including both the given and family name; and
    • A current and complete residential address, including a numbered street address, if any, and the name of a municipality. Acceptable Identification Forms of identification which constitute acceptable proof of residence, when they contain the information specified above, include the following:
        • A current and valid Wisconsin driver License / ID Card
        • Any other official identification card or license issued by a Wisconsin governmental body or unit
        • Any employee ID card with a photograph, but not a business card
        • A real estate property tax bill or receipt for the current year or the year preceding the date of the election
        • A residential lease (does not count as proof of residence if elector submits form by mail
        • A picture ID or fee card from a university, college or technical college
        • A gas, electric or telephone service bill for the period commencing not earlier than 90 days before the day registration is made
        • A bank statement
        • A paycheck

     

    The ExpressVote

    The ExpressVote is a universal voting system designed for use by all voters. Voters can use the touchscreen to make their ballot choices. When a voter has finished their ballot, the machine will print their marked ballot card which can then be placed in the tabulator or ballot box. For additional information and to watch a demonstration on our new election equipment, the Wisconsin Elections and Ethics Commission has information provided on their website.

    State of WI Voter Public Access

    Voter Public Access gives Wisconsin voters one-stop access to information about exercising their right to vote. It helps citizens search for voter registration and polling place location, voter registration information, voting history, normal polling place location, current office holders, and a sample ballot for the upcoming election.

    At the W.E.C. Voter Public Access website, you can:

      • Look up the polling place location for an address.
      • Look up your voter registration and polling place location.
      • Military and Overseas voters can check the status of an absentee ballot issued or returned for a recent or upcoming election.
      • Check Provisional Ballot Status.

     

     

    Other Helpful Information can be found in the Elections section on the Links page.

     

    VILLAGE OF CHENEQUA  •  31275 W County Highway K  •  CHENEQUA WI 53029

    OFFICE HOURS:  Monday • Thursday 8:00am to 4:30pm  •  Friday 8:00 am to 3:00 pm

    VILLAGE HALL  (262) 367-2239  •  Fax (262) 367-3341  •  POLICE DEPARTMENT  911 or (262) 367-2145

    AFTER HOURS POLICE  911 or (262) 367-2600 (WCC Dispatch Center)