Election Information

 

TOWN OF RIVER FALLS ELECTION RESULTS

Tuesday, November 3, 2020

 

Total Number of Voters - 1540

Total Number of Absentee Ballot - 713

 

President of the United States

Joe Biden/Kamala Harris                           720

Donald Trump/ Michael Pence                  779

Don Blankenship/William Mohr                  0

Jo Jorgensen/Jeremy Cohen                      19

Brian Carroll/Amar Patel                             12

 

Representative in Congress District 3

Ron Kind                                                    740

Derrick Van Orden                                     779

 

State Senator District 10

Patty Schachtner                                       691

Rob Stafsholt                                             823

 

Representative to the Assembly District 30

Sarah Yacoub                                             673

Shannon Zimmerman                                837

 

Pierce Co. District Attorney

Halle Hatch                                              1104

 

 

Pierce Co. Clerk

Jamie Feuerhelm                                     1174

 

Pierce Co. Treasurer

Kathy Fuchs                                             1234

 

Pierce Co. Register of Deeds

Julie Hines                                               1175

 

2020 Election Information Newsletter

ABSENTEE VOTING HOURS AT THE TOWN HALL

The River Falls Town Hall will be staffed on Wednesday evenings during the month of October (5:00-7:00 PM) and Saturday mornings during October (10:00 - 12:00 noon) for issuing and collecting absentee ballots (this includes those that have been sent out through the mail.   Voter registration can also take place during these times.

 

Requests for Absentee Ballots

Before an absentee ballot can be issued there needs to be a written request for the ballot and a photo ID submitted. The written request for the ballot should include your town address and the address you would like your ballot mailed to. Requests for absentee ballots can be submitted to: Town Clerk, Susan Freiermuth, N7998 State Hwy. 65, River Falls, WI 54022 or e-mail: [email protected].  Absentee ballots can also be requested and tracked on the state's myvote.wi.gov website.  The last day that absentee ballots can be mailed out to the elector is the Thursday preceding the Tuesday election date. Ballots can usually be mailed out starting a month prior to the election upon receipt of the written request and photo ID. Please request absentee ballots as soon as possible.

In-person absentee ballot hours have been established as Monday- Friday two weeks prior to the election date from 8:00 A.M. – 7:00 P.M. In person absentee balloting is only available by appointment with the Town Clerk at 715-425-1117 (or during designated absentee voting hours at the Town Hall).  No in-person absentee ballots can be cast on the Monday right before the election day.

Voter Registration

To vote in Wisconsin you must first register to vote. You can obtain the voter registration form online by going to http://gab.wi.gov. Click on “forms” and then EL-131, Voter Registration Form. Voter registration forms are also available from the River Falls Town Clerk at 715-425-1117 or at the polls on election day. Proof of town residence is required in order to complete a voter registration form. Types of accepted proof or residence are listed on the EL-131.

Photo ID Requirements

Wisconsin’s photo ID law is in effect. For most people this will mean having your driver’s license with you when you come to vote. For those that don’t have a driver’s license with photo ID, there are other options including free, state-issued ID cards. More information and a complete listing of eligible photo ID documents can be researched on the web at https://bringit.wi.gov.

Polling Hours: 7:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M., River Falls Town Hall, W9015 770th Ave.