Election Information

Next Election

Spring Election April 6, 2021
On the ballot:

Dane Town Board
Dane County Executive
Lodi, Waunakee and Sauk Prairie School Boards
State Superintendent of Public Instruction
Dane County Circuit Court Judges

Early Voting by Appointment Only from March 23 to April 4.  Call or text 575-3365 for an appointment.

All voting at the Dane Town Hall, 213 W. Main St., Dane WI 53529.
Photo ID required to vote in person (unexpired or expired after November 3, 2020 (Last general election).
All CDC and Local pandemic health and safety guidelines will be observed. Masks and Social Distancing required in the Town Hall.

To request that an absentee ballot be mailed to you go to: myvote.wi.gov

Important Please Note:

** Current Absentee Voters with "Indefinitely Confined" Status: If you are a voter with an "Indefinitely Confined" absentee ballot request on file who returned your absentee ballot for the November 3 election, you will continue to receive absentee ballots for all elections until you request to be removed from the list by contacting the clerk in writing (email [email protected] or send by USPS to 7003 Lavina Road Dane WI 53529). You will be removed from the list if you do not return your April 6 ballot.

** 2020 Calendar Year absentee ballot requests have expired. Please reapply at myvote.wi.gov.

This is the last election currently scheduled for 2021.


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).

Wisconsin Voter Eligibility Guide

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

Proof of residence Illustrated

Other Useful Information:


NEW- Town Of Dane Town of Dane Election Day Emergency Response Plan
UPDATED Town of Dane Election Day Emergency Response Plan V6_01_2020

Wisconsin Voter Information Center:

Wisconsin Voter ID Information:

Acceptable 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

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 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:

  • Absentee Ballot Request Form:  EL-121 Application for Absentee Ballot (rev. 2020-06)
    • Note: You must include a copy of your photo ID with the form unless it is already on file.
    • You may request an absentee ballot online at My Vote Wisconsin
  • Voter Registration Form: El-131 - (REV 2020-06)
    • Note: You must include a copy of your Proof of Residence with the form.
    • You must have resided at the address provided for 28 consecutive days and do not intend to move.
    • Note: If you have a current Wisconsin Driver's License or ID with your current address, you can register to vote online at

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.