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Elections

All elections are held at the Town of Belgium Town Hall     
171 Main Street - Belgium WI    
7 a.m.  -  8 p.m.

 

 

Photo ID is required to vote at all elections.  Visit bringit.wi.gov  (click box below) for more information and acceptable forms of photo ID.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Register to Vote:  There are four options to register to vote.  By mail, online, in person, or at the polling place on election day.  Visit myvote.wi.gov (click box below) for more information and a list of acceptable forms of proof of residency.

 

 

 

 

 

Request an Absentee Ballot:                     EARLY VOTING IS ABSENTEE VOTING

Any qualified elector who is unable or unwilling to appear at the polling place on election day may request an absentee ballot.

The deadline to request an absentee ballot by mail is the Thursday before the election by 5 p.m.  (Military & Indefinitely Confined until 5 p.m. Friday)

Some of the options to obtain an absentee ballot are as follow:

 

1.  Visit myvote.wi.gov.  Follow the simple instructions, complete the application and provide a copy of your photo ID.  A ballot will be mailed to you.

2.  Print and complete the application below (EL-121) and submit  to the Town Clerk  with a copy of your photo ID either by mail  or email.  

 

3.  Submit a written request and a copy of your photo ID to the Town Clerk by mail or email .  The written request must include your name/address, indicate the election you are requesting a ballot for, and the address to send the ballot.

4.  Make an appointment (no regular office hours) to meet the Town Clerk at Town Hall.

E-mail address:                   townofbelgium@frontier.com

Mailing address:                 PO Box 156, Belgium WI  53004

Town Hall address:            171 Main St, Belgium  (no regular office hours)

 

Forms:

6.28(1) Register to Vote: must be postmarked no later than the 3rd Wednesday before the election.  Online registration closes at 11:59 pm.

6.86(1)(b) Deadline to request absentee ballot by mail/online:  5:00 pm the 5th day preceding the election.

Deadline for voters to establish 28-day residency for Spring Primary is approaching.  The last day for voters to move and still meet the 28-day residency requirement for registration is January 24, 2023. 

Elections in 2023:

February 21, 2023  -  Spring Primary     January 26: deadline to register to vote by mail/online; must register in person after

April 4, 2023  -   Spring Election     March 16: deadline to register to vote by mail/online; must register in person after

NOTICE OF SPRING ELECTION

TOWN OF BELGIUM

APRIL 4, 2023

Election Details

An election is to be held in the Town of Belgium, on Tuesday, April 4, 2023.  The following offices are to be elected to succeed the present incumbents listed:

Office                                             Incumbent

Town Board Chairperson                  Thomas Winker

Town Board Supervisor I                  William Janeshek

Town Board Supervisor II                 Thomas Bichler

Town Clerk                                      Ginger Murphy

Town Treasurer                                Dayle Parks

Office Terms:  The term for all offices is for two years beginning on Tuesday, April 18, 2023.

For Candidates:   The first day to circulate nomination papers is December 1, 2022, and the final day for filing nomination papers is 5:00 p.m., on Tuesday, January 3, 2023, in the office of the town clerk.

Primary Election:  If a primary is necessary, the primary will be held on Tuesday, February 21, 2023.

Additional Information:  Acceptable Photo ID will be required to vote at this election. If you do not have a photo ID you may obtain a free ID for voting from the Division of Motor Vehicles.

 

Done in the Town of Belgium

November 8, 2022

NOTICE OF FILING FOR NONCANDIDACY

Office/Incumbent/Date of Filing

Town Clerk      Ginger Murphy       December 12, 2022

NOMINATION PAPERS AVAILABLE BY CONTACTING THE CLERK AT townofbelgium@frontier.com

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