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Rutland Center Church
Church Renovation Done
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Drawing proposed Town Hall
There will be no Building Committee meeting on Sept. 23rd.
The Board will review the project at the Oct. 7th meeting.

Town Hall Building Project
Vote Results for the Reconvened Annual Meeting, September 9, 2014
All three building resolutions were defeated. The resolution authorizing borrowing passed. The totals were as follows:

Resolution 2014-9-01 (Plan A) yes votes 90; no votes 101
Resolution 2014-9-02 (Plan B) yes votes 80; no votes 107
Resolution 2014-9-03 (Plan C) yes votes 75; no votes 113
Resolution 2014-9-04 (Borrowing) yes votes 109; no votes 80

Updated Information
General Election: Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014.

This election is for Governor, Lt. Governor, Attorney General, Secretary of State, State Treasurer, Representative in Congress, State Senator (odd-numbered districts) Representatives to the Assembly (all districts). County offices up for election are Sheriff and Clerk of Circuit Court.

Referenda: There will be a statewide referendum about creation of a Transportation Fund on the ballot. In addition, voters will vote on a county referendum question. Two school referenda are included for voters in the Evansville and Oregon School Districts.

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Wisconsin Statutes require that voters provide a valid document establishing their proof of residence as part of the voter registration application. This requirement applies to all voters who are not military or permanent overseas voters.

Voting by Absentee Ballot
Any qualified (registered) 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.
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Vote image Photo ID Information
Photo Identification is no longer required. On October 9, 2014 the United States Supreme Court blocked the requirement for the November 4th election.

Current Information:
In the Oregon Observer:
'One of the finest'Dale Beske leaves Rutland Board
Click here to see the article about Dale Beske's retirement published on October 9.

• August 12, 2014: Partisan Primary
• November 4, 2014: General Election
All elections to be held
at the Town Hall, 785 Center Rd.

Town of Rutland Representatives
Wisconsin Legislature
    Senate District 15
    Timothy Cullen
  Assembly District 43
    Andy Jorgensen
United States Senate
    Tammy Baldwin
   Ron Johnson

U.S. Representative
    Mark Pocan

Meeting Dates
• Planning Commission
    August 4, 2014, 6:30 p.m.

• Town Board
    August 5, 2014, 6:30 p.m.

• Planning Commission
    September 2, 2014, 6:30 p.m.

• Town Board
    September 3, 2014, 6:30 p.m.

• Planning Commission
    October 6 , 2014, 6:30 p.m.

• Town Board
    October 7, 2014, 6:30 p.m.

Town Board Minutes
   • May 6, 2014
   • May 12, 2014
   • May 28, 2014
   • June 3, 2014
   • June 12, 2014
   • July 1, 2014
   • August 5, 2014
   • August 27, 2014
   • August 5, 2014
   • September 3, 2014
   • September 9, 2014

       2014 Minutes Archive

Little Free Library
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