A special election will take place April 30 to fill the vacant seat for state representative to the 64th Assembly District.

Democrat Thaddeus “Tip” McGuire will face Republican Mark Stalker in the election. The winner will take over for longtime state Rep. Peter Barca, which was named to Gov. Tony Evers’ Cabinet after last fall’s election.

Only voters residing in the 64th Assembly District are eligible to vote in the special election.

Those who are unsure if they are eligible to vote in this election can visit myvote.wi.gov or contact the city clerk at elections@kenosha.org or 262-653-4020.

Photo identification is required to vote. For exampled of acceptable photo ID, go to bringit.wi.gov or myvote.wi.gov. A free Wisconsin state ID card is available from the Division of Motor Vehicles. For more information visit http://www.dot.wisconsin.gov/drivers/drivers/apply/idcard.htm.

Early in-person voting continues weekdays through April 26. Hours are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. each weekday except April 26, when hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Early in-person voting is in Room 104 and/or Room 105 of the Municipal Building, 625 52nd St.

To request a ballot by mail, send an email to elections@kenosha.org; fax to 262-653-4023; online at myvote.wi.gov, or mail/drop off: City Clerk, 625 52nd St., Room 105, Kenosha, WI 53140. The request must include a picture or copy of your photo ID and your name, home address and mailing address if it is different. Deadline is 5 p.m. April 25.

All ballots must be received by the city clerk by 8 p.m. April 30.

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