ELECTIONS & VOTING

Spring 2021 Elections - Primary and Spring

Upcoming Elections

2021 Spring Primary – February 16, 2021 – 7:00am
2021 Spring Election – April 6, 2021 – 7:00am

Contact the TOY Clerk’s Office at (608) 516-2788 with any questions regarding elections. You may also visit the Elections Division of Wisconsin Government Accountability Board on its website at http://elections.wi.gov for election information.

When & Where

Elections are held at the York Town Hall, N8105 Postville Road, Blanchardville, WI 53516. All polling places are accessible to elderly and disabled voters. Polling Hours are 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. on the day of election.

NEW WI VOTER PHOTO ID RULES

Information on acceptable photo IDs can be found HERE as well as at Bring It to the Ballot Website.

Additional information on what to expect at the polls on Election Day can be found HERE. Please contact the Clerk’s Office at (608) 516-2788 with questions.

Voter Registration

Registration is required statewide for all elections.  If you are not currently registered to vote or have recently moved, please complete a Voter Registration Application and return form to the TOY Clerk’s Office. Please be sure to include all the documentation as noted on the instructions for completing the Application.

MyVote Wisconsin Website

At myvote.wi.gov you can register to vote, check your voter registration status, find your polling place, see what’s on your ballot, request an absentee ballot and check provisional ballot status.

Absentee Voting

Any qualified elector who is unable or unwilling to appear at the polling place on Election Day may request to vote an absentee ballot. A qualified elector is any U.S. citizen, who will be 18 years of age or older on Election Day, who has reside in the ward or municipality where he or she wishes to vote for at least 28 days before the election. The elector must also be registered in order to receive an absentee ballot. When submitting an Absentee Voting Application please be sure to include a photo ID as noted on the instructions for completing the application. Click HERE for a list of acceptable photo ID.

In lieu of photo ID, the voters listed below may satisfy the voter ID requirement by the following means:

  1. Electors who are indefinitely confined – the signature of a witness on the Absentee Certificate Envelope.
  2. Electors residing in care facilities served by Special Voting Deputies – the signature of both deputies on the envelope.
  3. Electors residing in care facilities not served by Special Voting Deputies – the signature of an authorized representative of the care facility.  If the elector is also indefinitely confined, the elector does not need a representative of the facility to sign.
  4. Military, Permanent Overseas, and Confidential Electors – Exempt from the photo ID requirement.

Deadline for Returning Ballot: The complete ballot must either be delivered to the clerk no later than election day or postmarked no later than election day and received by the clerk no later than 4 p.m. on the Friday after the election.