NOTICE OF SPRING ELECTION
TOWN OF JOHNSTOWN
APRIL 4, 2024
There will be an election to be held in the Town of Johnstown, on Tuesday, April 4, 2024. The following offices are to be elected to succeed the present incumbents listed:
Town Board Supervisor, #3 Jeffery Hillmann
Town Board Supervisor, #4 James O’Leary
All terms are for two years beginning on Tuesday, April 16, 2024
Caucus for Candidates
Between December 1st, 2023 and January 1st, 2024, a date for the town caucus will be scheduled to nominate candidates to appear on the spring election ballot for the above listed offices. The caucus will be held between January 2nd and January 21st. Notice of the scheduled date of the caucus will be given at least five (5) days before the caucus.
Acceptable Photo ID will be required to vote at this election. If you do not have a photo ID you may obtain a free ID for voting from the Division of Motor Vehicles.
Done in the Town of Johnstown
On November 20, 2023
RESOLUTION BY TOWN ELECTORS TO ENDORSE THE TOWN BOARD’S RESOLTUION TO EXCEED THE LEVY LIMIT
TOWN OF JOHNTOWN, ROCK COUNTY
RESOLUTION NO. 02-11-2023
Whereas, the State of Wisconsin has imposed levy limits on town tax levies for 2023 under Wis. Stat. 66.062;
Whereas, Wis. Stat.66.0602(5) allows the town electors in a town with a population of less than 3000 to exceed the maximum allowable levy limit by adoption of a resolution at a town meeting of the town electors:
Whereas, the town board has adopted a resolution supporting an increase in tax levy which would exceed the maximum allowable state levy limit for the Town of Johnstown;
Whereas, a special town meeting of the town electors has been called and properly noticed to consider the adoption of a resolution to endorse a town board resolution to exceed the state levy limits, specifically by increasing the allowable town tax levy for 2023 ( to be collected in 2024) by 30.1275%;
THEREFORE, the special town meeting of the Town of Johnstown, Rock County, Wisconsin, by a majority vote of the eligible electors duly assembled and voting on this 20th day of November, 2023, hereby resolves and orders as follows:
1. The town electors of the Town of Johnstown, Rock County, Wisconsin endorse the town board resolution to increase the town tax levy for 2023 ( to be collected in 2024) by 30.1275% over the allowable 2023 levy, which is a dollar increase of $50,000 over the allowable 2023 town tax levy.
2. The town clerk shall properly post or publish this resolution as required by law under Wis. Stat.60.80 (1)(a) within 30 days after adoption.
Adopted the 20th day of November, 2023 at a Specia Town Meeting of the Town Electors.
Number of town electors voting aye __________
Number of town electors voting nay __________
Number of town electors abstaining or not voting (if determined) ___________
Signature of Town Meeting Chair_________________
Attested by Town Clerk__________________
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