City of
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District 6

Alder Brian Benford

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Alder Brian Benford

Contact Information

Home Address:

2273 E. Washington Ave #1
Madison , WI 53704

Council Office

Common Council Office:
210 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd
Room 417
Madison, WI 53703
Phone: (608) 266-4071
Fax: (608) 267-8669
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Alder Benford’s Updates

Voting Update 4/2/20

April 2, 2020 12:20 PM

Despite legal efforts to change the election date, it is still scheduled for April 7. Today is the last day to request absentee ballots. https://www.cityofmadison.com/clerk/elections-voting/voting/vote-absentee

 

You can curbside vote or drop off absentee ballots (and get them witnessed if needed) at the City County building through Friday. The City of Madison has reserved parking meters on the 200 block of Martin Luther King, Jr., Boulevard for any City of Madison voter to register and/or vote from the curb.  Just pull up to a parking meter in front of the City-County Building or Madison Municipal Building with a "No Parking - Police Order sign."  If you have a cell phone, you can call the number posted on the sign at the meter to begin the curbside voting process.  Otherwise, wave at one of the election officials standing in front of the building, wearing a bright yellow vest.  Two officials will bring your ballot to your vehicle and will check your voter ID at your vehicle.  If you have your own pen to use, wave it at the officials as they approach your vehicle.  (Note, we are sanitizing clipboards and pens after each use.)

 

In addition, you can drop off your completed absentee ballots in the book drops at Central, Pinney or Sequoya Libraries through noon on Tuesday April 7. https://www.cityofmadison.com/news/absentee-ballot-secure-drop-off-sites

 

If you plan to vote at your polling place, check the Clerk's page to verify if your polling place has been relocated. https://www.cityofmadison.com/clerk/elections-voting/voting/polling-place-faq

 

The Clerk's office is setting up protocols for in person voting on April 7 to protect residents and poll workers.

 

Take care everyone!



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