Absentee voters can request to spoil their absentee ballot and have another ballot issued as long as the appropriate deadline to request the new absentee ballot has not passed.
In addition, voters can request to have their returned absentee ballot spoiled and instead vote in person, either during the in-person absentee period or at their polling place on Election Day, but they must request their ballot be spoiled by the appropriate deadlines.
How to Spoil Your Absentee Ballot: Village of Shorewood voters can request that their ballot be spoiled by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org, calling 414.847.2700, or by going to the Village Hall, 3930 N. Murray Ave., by the deadline listed below.
The spoiling absentee ballot deadlines for the August 9, 2022 Partisan Primary are:
Regular Voters Requesting Ballot By Mail
Thursday, August 4, 2022
Indefinitely Confined Voters
Friday, August 5, 2022
Once that deadline has passed, a returned absentee ballot cannot be changed, and the voter cannot be issued another ballot on Election Day.
Spoils ballot; requests new ballot by mail OR to vote at their polling place on Election Day
Spoils ballot; requests new ballot in person at early voting location
Thursday, August 4
Friday, August 5