Stanton Town Clerk/Treasurer Appointment Question (April 2013)

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A Stanton Town Clerk/Treasurer Appointment question was on the April 2, 2013 election ballot in St. Croix County, which is in Wisconsin. It was approved.

This measure made the position of Town Clerk/Treasurer to be appointed by the Town Board.[1]

Election results

Stanton Town Clerk/Treasurer Question
Approveda Yes 67 54.92%
These results are from the St. Croix County elections office.

Text of measure

Text of the question:

Shall the person holding the office of Town Clerk/Treasurer in the Town of Stanton be appointed by the Town Board?[1][2]

Explanatory statement

Below is the County given statement explaining this measure:

The reason for changing the elected position of Town Clerk/Treasurer to an appointed position by the Town Board is due to the extensive training, knowledge, and responsibilities required; thus insuring the Town of Stanton has a qualified and trained person for the position.

A “YES” vote will authorize the Town Board to appoint the Town Clerk/Treasurer.

A “NO” vote will deny the Town Board the authority to appoint the Town Clerk/Treasurer. Thus the Town Clerk/Treasurer would continue to be an elected position.[1][2]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 St. Croix County April 2, 2013 election notice and sample ballots
  2. 2.0 2.1 Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.