Village Board-Spring 2019

Village of Ridgeway – Home We NEED you!!

Get involved, learn what it takes to successfully run the Village. The incumbents for President and a Trustee for The Village of Ridgeway did not timely file a Notification of Noncandidacy by the statutory deadline of December 21, 2018 and did not file the proper paperwork for access to the ballot by January 2, 2019. Per Wis. Stat. § 8.10(2)(a), the deadline for filing ballot access documents is extended for 72 hours for the President and Trustee. Any qualified electors may file a CF-1 Campaign Registration Statement, EL-162 Declaration of Candidacy and nomination papers containing at least 20 signatures of qualified electors of the Village of Ridgeway with the Village Clerk of the Village of Ridgeway no later than close of business on Monday, January 7, 2019. However, no signature of an elector on a nomination paper may be dated after Saturday, January 5th. The above mentioned forms are available on the Village website here

Call the Village office at 608-924-5881 with any questions or if you need additional information.


11-5-18 Election Day access to TOWN of Ridgeway Town Hall

TOWN of Ridgeway Residents:

For the election tomorrow, there will be two ways to access the Town Hall.
1. You will need to travel West on US 18-151, then at Cty Y do a U turn and head back east. Turn right onto Prairie Road to the Town Hall.
2. You will also be able to come up Prairie Road off Cty H. People will be able to come up to the roundabout from Prairie Road on the south end, take this to the roundabout and take a right at the roundabout and use the new CTH HHH to get to the Town Hall.

There won’t be any construction blocking either of these access routes.

CTH BB is closed.

PLEASE SHARE THIS AS TO GET THE INFORMATION OUT TO AS MANY AS POSSIBLE.


2018 Fall Election

The 2018 Fall Election is Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at the Ridgeway Fire Station. 

VOTING BY ABSENTEE BALLOT

Any qualified elector who is unable or unwilling to appear at the polling place on Election Day may submit a request to vote an absentee ballot to their municipal clerk. 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 10 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.

For more information on Absentee voting click here to be directed to the News & Notices page and scroll to the bottom for Election Notices.

For other information regarding Elections, click here to be directed to the Election Information page.

To view the sample ballots click the links below:
SAMPLE Partisan Ballot
SAMPLE School Referendum Ballot

DO YOUR PART AND VOTE


Primary Election 02-20-18

A primary election will be held on Tuesday, February 20, 2018. For more information go to the Elections page.

A public test of the voting equipment will be held on Thursday, February 15, 2018 from 3:00 pm -4:00 pm


Residents Needed

The Village of Ridgeway is in need of few good residents. We are looking for residents to become election workers and residents to be members of the Planning & Development Committee.
 
Election workers are paid hourly for training and elections. We offer split shifts on most election days. If you have an interest in elections and would like to help out, this is for you!
 
Committee members are paid for each meeting attended. The committee meets monthly and provides information to the full board at the next board meeting. If you have an interest in the growth of the Village and your community this committee is for you!
 
Please call the village office at 608-924-5881 if you are interested in either of these or would like more information.

Election Results 4-4-17

Village of Ridgeway Election Results 4-4-17

RIDGEWAY VILLAGE PRESIDENT
Jon C. Steen                                     49
Scattering                                        11

RIDGEWAY VILLAGE TRUSTEE
Elaine D. Gutzmer                           68
Anna Mae Flynn                              55
Zachary Bennett (write-in)            4
Scattering                                        13

DODGEVILLE SCHOOL BOARD MEMBER-WEST OF HWY 23
David A. Blume                                61

DODGEVILLE SCHOOL BOARD MEMBER-AT LARGE http://www.honeytraveler.com/pharmacy/ SEAT 3
Dennis Polglaze                               64

STATE SUPERINTENDENT OF PUBLIC INSTRUCTION
Tony Evers                                       61
Lowell E. Holtz                                 19
Rick Melcher (write-in)                    0

JUSTICE OF THE SUPREME COURT
Annette Ziegler                                59

Court of Appeals Judge District 4
Michael R. Fitzpatrick                     57
Total # voters-81


Election Reminder

Remember to vote tomorrow, Tuesday, April 4, 2017. Polls are open from 7am-8pm.


Public Test Edge Voting Machines

Public test of the electronic (Edge) voting machines will be held on Thursday, February 16, 2017 at 3:00 pm at the Fire Station. All electors are welcome to come test the machine. Click here to view the legal notice.


2-21-17 Primary Information

Spring Primary to be held on February 21st.

STATE SUPERINTENDENT OF PUBLIC INSTRUCTION

CANDIDATES ON BALLOT

Tony Evers
125 N Hamilton Street
Madison, WI 53703

Lowell E. Holtz
1898 Town Hall Rd
Beloit, WI 53511

John Humphries
121 N Grove St
Mount Horeb, WI 53572

Absentee voting information is here.