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City of Brodhead, WI
Green County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Common Council of the City of Brodhead as §§ 2-1-3 to 2-1-6 of the 1997 Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]
A. 
Annual City election. The annual City election shall be held on the first Tuesday in April or as directed by the Wisconsin Statutes.
B. 
Hours.
(1) 
General elections. The polls at general elections in the City shall be opened as directed by the Common Council.
(2) 
Notice. Notice of all elections, stating the prescribed polling hours, shall be given by publication in the official newspaper as prescribed by the Wisconsin Statutes.
C. 
Polling places. The designated polling place for all wards of the City of Brodhead shall be at the Brodhead City Hall, Green County, Brodhead, Wisconsin.
Whenever three or more candidates file nomination papers, candidates for elective City offices may be nominated by a nonpartisan primary conducted pursuant to § 8.11(1)(b), Wis. Stats. Such candidate shall file with his nomination papers a declaration that he will qualify for the office to which he may be elected.
[1]
Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. II).
Pursuant to the Wisconsin Statutes, there is hereby established one set of election officials to conduct all elections in the wards of the City, which shall consist of seven election inspectors. However, the City Clerk-Treasurer shall have the power to limit the number of election officials. The Clerk-Treasurer shall determine in advance of each election whether the number of election officials for such election should be reduced from the number prescribed by the Wisconsin Statutes, and if such a reduction is so determined, the Clerk-Treasurer shall further redistribute duties among the remaining officials.
[Amended 6-13-2011]
The City of Brodhead shall be divided into eight wards, as indicated on the map on file in the office of the City Clerk-Treasurer, also described as follows:
A. 
Ward 1: all of the territory within the boundaries of the City of Brodhead lying north of the railroad tracks and west of the center line of 1st Center Avenue and County Highway East.
Ward 1 description by Census Tract and Block Number:
Part of Tract 960800, Blocks:
2001-2003
2012-2016
2021-2041
2049-2050
B. 
Ward 2: all of the territory within the boundaries of the City of Brodhead lying east of the center line of County Highway E and 1st Center Avenue, north of the center line of 10th Street and west of the center line of 4th Avenue East and north of the center line of State Highway 11.
Ward 2 description by Census Tract and Block Number:
Part of Tract 960800, Blocks:
1001
1005-1008
1010-1013
1016-1023
1035-1040
1059-1064
4005-4007
C. 
Ward 3: all of the territory within the boundaries of the City of Brodhead lying south of the center line of State Highway 11, east of the center line of 4th Avenue East, north of the center line of 10th Street, east of the center line of 5th Avenue East and north of the railroad tracks.
Ward 3 description by Census Tract and Block Number:
Part of Tract 960800, Blocks:
1009
1014-1015
1024-1034
1041-1058
1065
4000-4004
4011-4012
D. 
Ward 4: all of the territory within the boundaries of the City of Brodhead lying south of the railroad tracks, west of the center line of 5th Avenue East, south of the center line of 10th Street, east of the center line of 1st Center Avenue, north of the center line of 14th Street and east of the center line of 3rd Avenue East.
Ward 4 description by Census Tract and Block Number:
Part of Tract 960800, Blocks:
4008-4010
4013-4041
4054-4057
4073-4085
4091-4093
4096
E. 
Ward 5: all of the territory within the boundaries of the City of Brodhead lying west of the center line of 3rd Avenue East, south of the center line of 14th Street, east of the center line of 3rd Avenue West, south of the center line of 19th Street and east of the center line 5th Avenue West.
Ward 5 description by Census Tract and Block Number:
Part of Tract 960800, Blocks:
3000-3001
3019-3020
3025-3031
3036-3038
4051-4053
4058-4060
4068-4072
4086-4090
4094-4095
4097-4100
F. 
Ward 6: all of the territory within the boundaries of the City of Brodhead lying west of the center line of 5th Avenue West, north of the center line of 19th Street, west of the center line of 3rd Avenue West, north of the center line of 14th Street, west of the center line of 1st Center Avenue and south of the railroad tracks.
Ward 6 description by Census Tract and Block Number:
Part of Tract 960800, Blocks:
2043-2048
2051-2057
3002-3008
3012-3018
3021-3024
4042-4050
4061-4067
4103
G. 
Ward 7: all of the territory within the boundaries of the City of Brodhead in Rock County, lying east of center line of East 9th Avenue, south of the center line of West Keesey Road and north of the center line of West Church Road.
[Amended 8-8-2011]
Ward 7 description by Census Tract and Block Number:
Part of Tract 002800, Blocks:
551050028003013
551050028003014
H. 
Ward 8: all of the territory within the boundaries of the City of Brodhead in Rock County, lying east of the center line of East 9th Avenue, south of the center line of State Highway 11 and north of the center line of West Keesey Road.
[Added 8-8-2011]
Ward 8 description by Census Tract and Block Number:
Part of Tract 002800, Block:
551050028003058