Election July 13, 2021


July 13, 2021 – Special Partisan Primary

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 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.


Contact your municipal clerk and request that an application for an absentee ballot be sent to you for the election.  You may also submit a written request in the form of a letter, or you may apply for an absentee ballot online at MyVote.wi.gov.  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.  Proof of identification must also be provided.  You may make application to your municipal clerk for an absentee ballot in person, by mail, by fax, by email or at MyVote.wi.gov. 

Making application to receive an absentee ballot by mail:

The deadline for making application to receive an absentee ballot by mail is: 5 pm on the fifth day before the election, July 9, 2021.

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.

City of Watertown                                                                                           

Clerk Elissa Friedl                                                                                          

106 Jones St. / PO Box 477                                                                         

Watertown, WI 53094                                                                                    



8 am to 4:30 pm June 1-4 & June 7-9

8 am to 5:00 pm June 10-11

Town of Emmet                                                                                              

Clerk Deb Carlson                                                                                         

W6777 Second Street Rd.                                                                            

Watertown, WI  53098                                                                                   


By appt only                                                                                                    

Village of Lowell                                                                                             

Clerk Sandy Pocius                                                                                       

105 N. River St. (Village Hall)                                                                      

PO Box 397 (mailing)                                                                                    

Lowell, WI  53557                                                                                          


By appt only (M-F)

Town of Shields

Clerk Susan Johnson

N1662 Wood Rd. (mailing address)

Watertown, WI  53098


By appt only (M-F)

Town of Ixonia

Clerk Nancy Zastrow

W1195 Marietta Ave. / PO Box 109

Ixonia, WI  53036


7:30 am to 4:30 pm June 1-3

7:30 am to 12:30 pm June 4

7:30 am to 4:30 pm June 7-10

7:30 am to 12:30 pm June 11

Town of Lebanon

Clerk Debbie Behl

N1738 Cty Rd R / PO Box 24

Lebanon, WI  53047

920-925-3522 or 920-988-8726

By appt only**

Sunday, June 13 is the last day to vote in this municipality only

The first day to vote an absentee ballot in the clerk’s office is: June 29, 2021.

**The last day to vote an absentee ballot in the clerk’s office is Friday, July 9, 2021, unless otherwise indicated.

No in-person absentee voting may occur on the day before the election.

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, July 13, 2021.  Any ballots received after the polls close will not be counted. Dated at Watertown, Wisconsin, this 22nd day of June 2021

Ordinance 02-2021

Town of Shields

Plan Commission

Ordinance Number 02-2021

SECTION 1 Establishment

The Town Board of the Town of Shields, Dodge County do ordain as follows: there is hereby has an established Town Plan Commission Board in the Town of Shields, Dodge County, Wisconsin in accordance with Sections 60.10(2)(c), 60.62, 61.35 and 62.23 of the Wisconsin Statues.

SECTION 2 Membership

The Town Plan Commission shall consist of five citizen members of recognized experience and qualifications appointed by the Town Chair subject to confirmation by the Town Board. The TERM

shall be for three (3) years. Review of any vacancies at the end of the term shall be reviewed by the Town Chair and appoint personnel to fill the vacancies subject to approval by the Town Board.

Members shall be removable by the Town Board for cause upon written charges.

SECTION 3 Organization

All meetings of the Town Plan Commission shall be held at the call of the Chair of the Commission, at such times as the Commission may determine.

A quorum shall consist of five at most or three members.

A written record (minutes) shall be kept showing all actions taken, resolutions, findings, determinations, transactions, and recommendations made showing the vote of each member upon each question, or if absent or failing to vote, indicating such fact; and copy shall be filed with the Town Clerk as public record.

SECTION 4 Duties

To make and adopt a Comprehensive Plan for the physical development of the Town.

To make reports and recommendations relating to the plan for development of the town to publish officials, agencies, utilities, and other organizations and citizens.

To make and recommend an Official Map to the Town Board in accordance with Section 62.23(6) of the Wisconsin Statutes.

To prepare and recommend a Zoning District Plan and/or suggest necessary text amendments to the Dodge County Zoning Ordinance.

To prepare and recommend Land Division Regulations to the Town Board in accordance with Section 236.45 of the Wisconsin Statutes.

To review all applications for Conditional Uses and report said findings and recommendation to the Town Board.

To make any changes to the Comprehensive Plan they deem necessary or desirable and to recommend and charges or amendments to the Town Board that they deem necessary or desirable concerning the Official Map, Zoning, and Land Division Ordinances.

To consider and report and recommend on all matters referred to them.

SECTION 5 Effective Date

This Ordinance shall be effective after adoption and publication by the Town Board of the Town of Shields.

Adopted this 14th day of June 2021.

Published this 20th  day of June 2021.


Chairman Neale R Jones

Supervisor Ron Johnson

Supervisor Peter McFarland


Susan Johnson Clerk-Treasurer

This will amendment to the “Town of Shields Plan Commission Ordinance Number 04-01