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.
SPRING ELECTION - APRIL 7, 2015
ON Tuesday, April 7, 2015 the Spring Election will be held in the Town of Center. Polls are open from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
The following offices are on the ballot:
2 - Town Supervisors
Court of Appeals Judge - District 3
2 - County Circuit Court Judges - Brch 5 & 6
All School Districts - School Board Member(s)
State Referendum Question - Election of chief justice elected for two-year term
Link to Outagamie County Clerk's website with listing of all offices and candidates:
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 your municipal clerk 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 by mail is 5:00 PMon the fifth day before the election, THURSDAY, APRIL 2, 2015.
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 Monday – Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.by contacting the clerk and hours specified for casting an absentee ballot in person below.No in-person absentee voting may occur on a weekend or legal holiday.
Nancy Christensen, Town Clerk
N3990 State Rd 47
Appleton, WI 54913
(920) 731-7229 or 740-9306
The first day to vote an absentee ballot in the clerk’s office is MONDAY, MARCH 23, 2015.
The last day to vote an absentee ballot in the clerk’s office is FRIDAY, APRIL 3,2015by 5:00 p.m.
The Municipal Clerk will deliver voted ballots returned on or before Election Day to the polling place before the polls close on APRIL 7, 2015. Any ballots received after the polls close will be counted by the Board of Canvassers is postmarked by Election Day and are received no later than 4:00 PM on the Friday following the election.