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Voting Information

2016 Elections

•February 16 - Spring Primary
•April 5 - Spring Election/Presidential Preference
•August 9 - Fall Primary
•November 8 - General Election/Presidential

All voters in the Town of Washington need to be registered to vote.  You must have resided at your present address for 28 consecutive days prior to the election, and provide your WI driver's license number or WI Identification number (if you have one).   You also must provide proof of residency regardless of how or when you register.  Call our office to find out what qualifies as proof of residency.   There are three options to register:

    • Register at the Town of Washington office up until 5:00 p.m. on the Friday before the election.  You cannot register on the Monday before an election.
    • If you wish to register to vote at your polling place, verify ahead of time what you need to bring and that you are going to the correct polling location.

Requirements to Vote

  • You must be a U.S. citizen
  • You must be at least 18 years old on or before Election Day
  • You must have resided in your election district for at least 28 consecutive days
  • You must not have lost your right to vote
  • You must sign the poll book unless you are physically unable to do so
  • You must show photo ID (some exceptions) go to for more information

Absentee Ballot Information

To request an absentee ballot be mailed to you, please print off and mail the Absentee Ballot Application.  You must be a registered voter in the Town of Washington to request an absentee ballot.

Absentee ballots are available the two weeks prior to Election Day.  You can cast an absentee ballot in person up until 5 PM on the Friday before the election.  You cannot register or vote the day before an Election.

Where:     Town of Washington
                 5750 Old Town Hall Road
When:      8:30-4:00 p.m. M-F
Call:         (715) 834-3257 to make sure ballots are available.

Polling Location

All Town of Washington residents vote at the Town Municipal Building, 5750 Old Town Hall Road.  Polls are open from 7:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. for all elections.

Serving as a Election Inspector (Poll Worker)

If you are interested in becoming an Election Inspector, please complete the Application for Poll worker Appointment and mail it to the Town of Washington. 

Voting and Election Information

To check the status of your absentee ballot, check your voter history, or view a sample ballot (within two weeks of an election) go to:

Military & Overseas Voting

Military electors are not required to register to vote.  They do need to request in writing an absentee ballot.  Military electors do not need to provide proof of residence.
Overseas electors must register to vote.  Proof of residence is not required for overseas electors living overseas indefinitely.  Registration must be postmarked no later than 20 days before an election.  If you are temporary away overseas with the intent to return, you are not considered an overseas elector.
To register and/or request a ballot, please go to and follow the directions.