Annual Town Meeting of Electors Reminder

Annual Town Meeting

of Electors for the Town of Wheaton

Tuesday, April 19, 2022

Wheaton Town Hall @ 7:00pm

4975 County Hwy T

Chippewa Falls, WI 54729 

The Annual Town Meeting of Electors for the Town of Wheaton will be held on Tuesday, April 19th, 2022 at the Wheaton Town Hall, beginning at 7:00 pm.  Discussions of items brought up by the Town Electors will be deliberated.

The annual town meeting is a meeting of the town’s electors, with those present comprising the body that is meeting 60.14(1).  A qualified elector is someone eligible to vote in the town per Ch. 6 of the state statutes but he or she does not have to be a registered voter.  A qualified elector is a U.S. citizen at least 18 years old and a resident of the town for at least 28 consecutive days prior to the annual town meeting.

A poll list of those attending will be kept.  Sign in to the list when entering the meeting, including your name and address.  Any qualified Elector present may make or second motions, participate in discussion of a matter, and vote.  All actions are decided by a majority of the electors present and voting.  The chair may recognize people who are not qualified electors and let them speak to the assembly but such people cannot make or second any motions or vote.  Section 60.10 of the State Statutes list the vast majority of annual town meeting powers that can be acted upon.

Additional annual meeting resource links are provided below.

Meetings of the Electorate

Town Meetings – Wisconsin State Statute 60.32

FAQ Public Participation in Local Government Meetings

Town Chair Duties

Backup for Town Chair