The Village of West Milwaukee Clerk’s Office coordinates elections for all Village of West Milwaukee elected officials: the Village President, six Village Trustees and the Municipal Judge. The President and Trustees are elected to three-year terms and the Municipal Judge is a four-year term.
Polling Place: West Milwaukee Community Centre’ 1345 S. 47th St. West Milwaukee, WI 53214
Poll hours are 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Election Day.
Spring Primary The nonpartisan primary held the 3rd Tuesday in February to nominate nonpartisan candidates to be voted for at the spring election.
Spring Election The election held on the first Tuesday in April to elect judicial, educational and municipal officers and nonpartisan county officers and to express preferences for the person to be the presidential candidate for each party in a year in which electors for president and vice president are to be elected.
Fall Partisan Primary The primary held the 2nd Tuesday in August to nominate candidates to be voted for at the general election, and to determine which candidates for state offices other than district attorney may participate in the Wisconsin election campaign fund.
General Election The election held in even-numbered years on the Tuesday after the first Monday in November to elect United States senators, representatives in congress, presidential electors, state senators, representatives to the assembly, district attorneys, state officers other than the state superintendent and judicial officers, and county officers other than supervisors and county executives.
Ward maps and address listings:
2021 (Regularly Scheduled Elections in Odd-Numbered Years)
Third Tuesday in February (2/16/2021) First Tuesday in April (4/6/2021)
- No Fall Elections
2022 (Regularly Scheduled Elections in Even Numbered Years)
- Third Tuesday in February (2/15/2022)
- First Tuesday in April (4/5/2022)
- Second Tuesday in August (8/9/2022)
- First Tuesday following the first Monday in November (11/8/2022)
2023 (Regularly Scheduled Elections in Odd-Numbered Years)
- Third Tuesday in February (2/21/2023)
- First Tuesday in April (4/4/2023)
- No Fall Elections
April 5, 2022 Election
An election will be held in the Village of West Milwaukee, April 5, 2022, the following offices are to be elected to succeed the present incumbents listed.
The terms for the offices begin on April 19, 2022.
The village trustee terms are three years terms.
Village Trustee Mariel Hildenbrand (Filed Notification of Non-Candidacy 11/19/21)
Village Trustee Craig Schaefer
If a primary is necessary, the primary will be held on Tuesday, February 15, 2022.
The candidate’s names will be drawn for placement on the ballot on January 11, 2022 at 9:00am in the Clerk’s office of the Village Hall 4755 West Beloit Road.
Circulation of Nomination Papers – The first day for circulating nomination papers is December 1, 2021, and the deadline for filing nomination papers is no later than 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, January 4, 2022.
Candidates paperwork to get on the ballot:
For Incumbents not seeking re-election:
Candidates Paperwork Filings – Office of Village Trustee
Candidate Filed Date Paperwork Filed
Mariel Hildenbrand, Incumbent
Craig Schaefer, Incumbent
Voter Forms and Applications:
Voter Registration Drives – Beware!
Voter registration drives will increase in 2020. These organizations are not affiliated with the Village of West Milwaukee and while most organizations are legitimate, this is also an area of opportunity for scammers. Be aware that voter registration requires personal information such as your date of birth and driver’s license number. Never give personal information to anyone you don’t know and trust. The safest means to register to vote includes the following:
- Online at MyVote Wisconsin: https://myvote.wi.gov/en-us/
- By mail (complete the voter registration form):(updated with the 28 day requirement change) https://elections.wi.gov/forms/el-131-fillable
- Mail with Proof of Residency to: Village Clerk, 4755 West Beloit Road, West Milwaukee, WI 53214
- In-person at your Municipal Clerk’s Office
- In-person at your assigned polling location on Election Day 7am-8pm
Note: All options require acceptable proof of residency.
For additional information on acceptable Proof of Residency: https://elections.wi.gov/sites/elections.wi.gov/files/2019-01/27-28%20Proof%20of%20Residence%202019.pdf
Voter Registration and Election Participation Data
BADGER Voters is a website offered by the Wisconsin Elections Commission designed to allow users to request, receive a quote, purchase, and download Wisconsin voter registration and election participation data from the Statewide Voter Registration System. Users can complete this entire process online and independently 24 hours per day, seven days per week.
Number of outstanding provisional ballots
Wards 1, 2 & 5 0
Wards 3, 4 & 6 0
Election Tally Sheets: