Elections

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The April 7 Spring Election and Presidential Preference Primary is occurring as scheduled.

The WEC strongly recommends that anyone planning to vote should request to have an absentee ballot mailed to them as soon as possible.

  • You must be registered to vote to request an absentee ballot. 
  • The deadline to register by mail to vote has passed.
  • The deadline to register online to vote has been extended by federal court order until March 30. 
  • Voters who need to register may also do so in person at their municipal clerk’s office until the Friday before the election and on Election Day at the polling place.
  • Voters should request an absentee ballot as soon as possible for April 7. The deadline is April 2, but do not wait!
  • Request your absentee ballot online at https://myvote.wi.gov

If you have not requested an absentee ballot by mail, please do so today. Preventing an increase in contacts right now will make a difference! In Wisconsin, request your absentee ballot by visiting: myvote.wi.gov

It’s simple and easy and will allow you to vote in the comfort of your own home. Use myvote.wi.gov or contact your municipal clerk’s office directly.
Also, think about those people in your lives who may not be as comfortable with technology and offer to help them request their ballots through MyVote Wisconsin.

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Now that you all have your absentee ballots (if you haven’t requested one yet please do so), be sure your ballot can be properly counted. With your ballot, you received a return envelope that has a certification that looks something like this photo. It is vital that you properly complete this! You do, however, need to have a witness, who is an adult U.S. citizen. Your relationship to the witness does not matter: spouses can witness for each other, parents for children, children for parents, etc. As long as the person is an adult U.S. citizen, they can be your witness.
Important Steps:
Sign and date the Certification of Voter section in the presence of your witness
Have your witness sign the Certification of Witness section
Have your witness provide his/her complete address, including city, state, and zip
Mail your ballot with enough time for it to arrive on or before Election Day
It’s that easy and as long as you complete these steps, your ballot will be able to be counted!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

 

 

April 7, 2020 – Spring Election and Presidential Preference Primary

DATES HOURS IN-PERSON ABSENTEE VOTING:

March 23, 2020 through April 3, 2020 – Monday through Friday – 8:00 am – 4:30 pm

Thursday, April 2, 2020 and Friday April 3, 2020 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

 

Sample Ballots:

Sample Ballots April 7, 2020 West Milwaukee – Wards 1, 2, 5

Sample Ballots April 7, 2020 West Milwaukee – Wards 3, 4, 6

 

 

Notices:

TYPE E NOTICE VOTING BY ABSENTEE BALLOT 4.7.20

Spring Election 2020 Class A Notice

NOTICE OF PUBLIC TESTING – DS200 4.7.20

Type D 4.7.20 Polling Place Location

MBOC Notice 4.7.20

 

Ballot Placement for local Offices April 7, 2020

Municipal Judge (Vote for 1)     

Jodi Andrea Sanfelippo

 

Village President (vote for 1)     

John Stalewski

 

Village Trustee (vote for 2)        

Jane A. Edgar

John Ragonese

 

 

 

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: 

  1. Online at MyVote Wisconsin:  https://myvote.wi.gov/en-us/
  2. By mail (complete the voter registration form): https://elections.wi.gov/forms/el-131-fillable
    1. Mail with Proof of Residency to:  Village Clerk, 4755 West Beloit Road, West Milwaukee, WI 53214
  3. In-person at your Municipal Clerk’s Office
  4. 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

 

February 18, 2020 Primary Election

Election Day Tally Sheet Feb 18 2020

February 18, 2020   Spring Primary Election

Number of
Outstanding
Provisional Ballots
Wards 1, 2 & 5 0
Wards 3, 4 & 6 0
0

Notices:

Spring Election 2020 Class A Notice

TYPE E NOTICE VOTING BY ABSENTEE BALLOT 2.18.20

Type D 2.18.20 Polling Place Location

NOTICE OF PUBLIC TESTING – DS200 2.18.20

MBOC Notice 2.18.20

 

 

 

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Wisconsin Election Commission Website

Wisconsin Elections Commission | 212 E. Washington Ave, Third Floor P.O. Box 7984 | Madison, WI 53707-7984
tele (608) 266-8005 | fax (608) 267-0500 | tty (800) 947-3529 | email elections@wi.gov
Toll-Free Voter Help Line: (866) VOTE-WIS

 

 

 

 


My Vote
At myvote.wi.gov, you can register to vote, check your voter registration status, find your polling place, see what’s on your ballot, update your name or address, request an absentee ballot (military and permanent overseas voters only), and check provisional ballot status.

 

 

 

 

 

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Bring It To The Ballot   
Photo ID information
The U.S. Supreme Court has affirmed the photo ID provisions of 2011 Wisconsin Act 23. A photo ID is now required to receive a ballot in all special and regular elections. Learn more about
photo ID and voting.
Please see: Free state ID cards for people without birth certificates

The Wisconsin Division of Motor Vehicles will help people get a free state ID card or document that can be used for voting after just one visit to the DMV, even if they don’t have a birth certificate or other documentation. Get the ID Petition Process brochure in English and Spanish.

 

 

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 Candidates: Getting On the Ballot
Ballot Access Checklist Spring 2020 Municipal
Campaign Finance Checklist For 2020 Municipal and School District Candidates
Campaign Finance Information System User’s Guide
Campaign Finance Overview
Campaign Registration Statement
Declaration of Candidacy
Memorandum Regarding Felony Convictions
Nomination Papers

Statement of Economic Interest – Municipal Judges

For Incumbents not seeking re-election:
Notification of Non-Candidacy

 

Wisconsin Ethics Commission
e-mail
ethics@wi.gov | tele (608) 266-8123 | fax (608) 264-9319
101 E. Wilson St., Room 127, Madison, WI 53703 | P.O. Box 7125, Madison, Wisconsin 53707-7125

 

 

Voter Registration Information

Photo ID Information

Absentee-voting April 7 2020

Registration and Voting Guide

Ward Map

 

 

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.

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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.

 

 

Interested in being a Poll Worker? Fill out our Poll Worker Application Form!

 

Election Tally Sheets:

Election Day Tally Sheet Feb 18 2020

April 2, 2019

November 6, 2018

August 14, 2018

April 3, 2018

February 20, 2018

April 4, 2017

February 21, 2017

November 8, 2016

August 9, 2016

April 5, 2016

February 16, 2016

 

 

2020 Notices:

Spring Election 2020 Class A Notice

 

2019 Notices:

Type A Notice Milwaukee County

West Allis West Milwaukee School District Notice

Type E Notice Voting By Absentee Ballot April 2019

Type D Polling Place Location April 2019

Notice of Public Testing DS200 April 2019

MBOC Notice April 2019

February 18, 2020   Spring Primary Election

Number of
Outstanding
Provisional Ballots
Wards 1, 2 & 5   0
Wards 3, 4 & 6   0
    0