TOWN HALL PHONE: 920-731-7229
The Town of Center is located in Outagamie County, Wisconsin, north of the city of Appleton. The town enjoys a blend of family farming operations, rural residential development and two local community focal points - Mackville and Center Valley.
In 2010, the Center Valley Grade School built in 1887 was enrolled in the State and National Registers of Historic Places. The one-room schoolhouse has been renovated to look as it did in the 1940s. The school is open for scheduled tours by the "Friends of Center Valley Grade School" by calling 920-734-5073.
THE PRIMARY BALLOT INCLUDES THE WISCONSIN SUPREME COURT JUSTICE RACE
PRIMARY SPRING ELECTION
FEBRUARY 16, 2016
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 ward or municipality where he or she wishes to vote for at least 28 consecutive days before the election. The elector must also be registered 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.
Contact the municipal clerk’s and request that an application for an absentee ballot be sent to you for the primary or election or both. You may also submit a written request in the form of a letter. Your written request must list your voting address within the municipality where you wish to vote, the address where the absentee ballot should be sent, if different, and your signature. You may make application for an absentee ballot by mail or in person.
Making application to receive an absentee ballot by mail
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, February 11, 2016
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.
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.
Nancy J. Christensen – 731-7229 or 740-9306
N3990 State Road 47, Appleton WI 54913
Regular office hours – Wednesday, 1:30 – 5:00 p.m.
Monday – Friday: By appointment between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.
The first day to vote an absentee ballot in the clerk’s office is: Monday, February 1, 2016
The last day to vote an absentee ballot in the clerk's office: Fri, Feb. 12, 2016 by 5:00 p.m.
No in-person absentee voting may occur on a weekend or legal holiday.
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, February 16, 2016. Any ballots received after the polls close will be counted by the board of canvassers if postmarked by Election Day and received no later than 4:00 p.m. on the Friday following the election.
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WEED ORDINANCE NOTICE
Every person is required by law to destroy all of the following noxious weeds growing on land in the Town of Center, OutagamieCounty, owned, operated, or controlled by that person: Canada thistle, leafy spurge, field bindweed (creeping jenny), and others as determined by the Town Board.
If the town board determines after investigation of the conditions on the land that the persons owning, occupying, or controlling the land have failed to destroy all noxious weeds on the land, the town board may cause to be served upon any or all of those persons a copy of the notice required under ss.66.0407 (4), Wisconsin Statutes, together with a statement commanding that the noxious weeds upon the land shall be destroyed within 15 days of the receipt of the notice or the person shall be subject to a forfeiture as provided in the Town of Center Noxious Weed Ordinance.
Dated this 13thday of May, 2015.
Robert Toby Paltzer, Chairperson