Polls will be open from 7am to 8pm on November 3, 2020.
Voter Registration Deadlines:
- October 14, 2020 – The deadline to register to vote online (by 11:59pm) or by-mail (postmarked).
- October 30, 2020 at 5pm – The deadline to register to vote at your clerk’s office or other designated location.
- You can register at your polling place on Election Day (November 3, 2020).
Village of west Milwaukee
4755 West Beloit Road
West Milwaukee, WI 53214
Wisconsin Election Commission September 1, 2020 mailing regarding Absentee Ballots:
Absentee By-mail Deadlines:
- October 29, 2020 at 5pm – The deadline to request an absentee ballot by-mail for regular and overseas voters.
- October 30, 2020 at 5pm – The deadline to request an absentee ballot by-mail for indefinitely confined voters and military voters (not on active duty).
Please request your absentee ballot as soon as possible by visiting myvote.wi.gov
General Election for President and Vice President of the United States. More information available on WisVOTE (Wisconsin Election commission).
Effective July 29, 2020: Voters must have resided at their current address for 28 days prior to election day in order to register at that address. Voters who do not meet the 28-day requirement at their new address are eligible to participate at their former address. Wis. Stat. § 6.02(1) and (2).
2020 ELECTION DATES
Spring Primary – Tuesday, February 18th
Spring Election and Presidential Preference Primary – Tuesday, April 7th
Fall Partisan Primary – Tuesday, August 11th
Fall General – Tuesday, November 3rd
Number of outstanding provisional ballots
Wards 1, 2 & 5 0
Wards 3, 4 & 6 0
Spring Primary Election – Tuesday, Feb. 16
Spring Election – Tuesday, Apr. 6
Spring Primary Election – Tuesday, Feb. 15
Spring Election – Tuesday, Apr. 5
Partisan Primary Election – Tuesday, Aug. 9
General Election – Tuesday, Nov. 8
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.
For Incumbents not seeking re-election:
Notification of Non-Candidacy
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.
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.
The nonpartisan primary held the 3rd Tuesday in February to nominate nonpartisan candidates to be voted for at the 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.
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.
Election Tally Sheets: