Election Information

Next Election:

Spring Election, April 2, 2019
(This is the only election for 2019)

Note: All voting will be at the Dane Town Hall, 213 W. Main St., Dane WI 53555.

Offices to be elected include: Dane Town Board, Local School Boards, WI Supreme Court Justice, and Appeals Court and Circuit Court Judges.

View Type A Notice of Spring Election: Type A Town of Dane 2019
View Type E Notice of Absentee Ballot Type E Notice 2019 Spring Election
View Type D Notice of Polling Place: Combined Notice Type D Spring Election 04-02-19
View Type B Notice (Sample Ballots Below): Dane County 2019 Spring Election Type B Notice

View Sample Ballots:
Lodi School District: Sample Lodi Ballot
Waunakee School District: Sample Waunakee Ballot
Sauk Prairie School District: Sample Sauk Ballot

** In person absentee (early) voting hours for the April 2 election will be from March 14 to March 29, 2019 (earlier dates possible if necessary). By appointment only, call or text clerk Angie Volkman for an appointment at 608-575-3365. Photo ID required.
** You may also register in person with proper proof of residence from March 14 until 5 pm on 3/29/19 by appointment only, call or text clerk Angie Volkman for an appointment at 608-575-3365.

There are several ways to request an absentee ballot be sent by mail, please see this link: https://elections.wi.gov/voters/absentee 
Photo ID copy required when requesting an absentee ballot unless it is already on file with the clerk.

Registration Alert: Many voters were removed from the poll lists in the past couple of years due to having not voted in 4 years or having moved according to the State of Wisconsin. Check to see if you are registered at https://myvote.wi.gov/. You can register online if your WI Driver's License has your current address. You can register by mail up to 20 days before an election, or in person up to the Friday before an election. You can also register at the polls on election day. Proof of Residence in the Town of Dane is always required to register to vote.

Please Note: Wisconsin Voter Photo ID will be in effect for this 2019 election. ID must be unexpired, some ID's are OK to be expired after the last general election (November 6, 2018). For more information please see: Wisconsin Photo ID Information

 

My Vote Wisconsin (Voter search, status and voting history, information on voter registration and absentee voting): https://myvote.wi.gov/

Please Note: You can now register to vote online at My Vote Wisconsin if you are an eligible voter and hold a valid State of Wisconsin Driver License or State ID Card (WI DL/ID) that has your current name and address on file with the Wisconsin Department of Motor Vehicles (WI DMV). You will not need to print, mail, or sign the registration form or provide proof of residence (POR).

If you are unable to make a match with WI DMV, you will still have the option to print, sign, and deliver your registration form to your clerk along with a copy of your Proof of Residence.  See also:

Wisconsin Voter Registration Guide

Wisconsin Proof of Residence Guide

Possible Proof of Residence Illustrated

Other Useful Information:

Wisconsin Voter Information Center:
http://www.bringitwisconsin.com/

Wisconsin Voter ID Information:
http://bringit.wi.gov/do-i-have-right-photo-id

Acceptabale Photo ID Illustrated

Acceptable Photo ID Guide

How to  Request an Absentee Ballot: https://elections.wi.gov/voters/absentee

Wisconsin Uniform Instructions for Absentee Voting:Wisconsin Absentee Voting 2019

Dane County Voter Information site: https://www.countyofdane.com/election/

Wisconsin League of Women Voters: www.lwvwi.org

State of Wisconsin Elections and Ethics Commissions

The State of Wisconsin Election Commission (formerly the Government Accountability Board) site has links to all the election and voting information sites and forms: http://www.elections.wi.gov/
Here are the two most requested forms:

Be sure to follow all instructions when filling out these forms. Mail them to: Angela Volkman, Town of Dane Clerk, 7003 Lavina Road, Dane WI 53529.