Voter Information

 For complete VOTER INFORMATION, please click here.  After entering your address or your name and date of birth, you will have access to the following information and actions:

  • Your Personal Voter Profile
  • Where to Vote
  • Request an Absentee Ballot
  • Update Your Voter Registration
  • Your Voting History
  • Your Clerk, Elected Officials, and more!

Additional voter information is available from the Wisconsin Elections Commission at http://elections.wi.gov/voters.

VOTER PHOTO ID LAW 

 Wisconsin voters are required to show an acceptable photo ID in order to vote. If voting by absentee ballot, you must provide a copy of your Photo ID with your absentee ballot request. More information on this new requirement is available here.  

VOTER REGISTRATION 

 You must register to vote in Wisconsin before you can cast your ballot in an election. You can submit your voter registration online, by mail or in person. More information is also available here

I’m not sure if I’m registered to vote 

 Follow the steps outlined on this website to determine if you are registered to vote. If you’re not, the system will walk you through all of the steps you will need to take to successfully register to vote whether you are a regular voter, a temporary or permanent overseas voter or a military voter.  

Proof of Residency 

 Anyone wishing to register to vote must provide proof of residency, which must include your full name and current address. Accepted forms of proof include: a current driver’s license or ID card (must be valid), a real estate tax bill or receipt from this year or last year, a bank statement or another approved document.  

Register Online 

 You are able to begin the voting registration process online. After confirming that you are not already registered to vote by searching for your name, you will be able to start the application online, print and then mail it. First-time voters must include proof of residency.  

Register By Mail 

 Complete an Application for Voter Registration and mail the completed application to your local municipal clerk (see below). First-time voters must include proof of residency.

Register In Person

 Register with your local municipal clerk by 5 p.m. on Friday, November 3. Be sure to bring your Wisconsin-issued driver license. If you don’t have a license, you must know either the last 4 digits of your Social Security number or ID card. You will also need proof of residency.  

Register on Election Day 

 Bring your completed Application for Voter Registration to your polling place on Election Day or fill one out there. Be sure to bring proof of residency and your Wisconsin-issued driver license. If you don’t have a license, you must know either the last 4 digits of your Social Security number or ID card. You will also need proof of residency.  

ABSENTEE BALLOT INFORMATION 

 Under Wisconsin law, voters do not need a reason or excuse, such as being out of town on Election Day, to vote absentee. Any voter who prefers to vote by absentee ballot may request one. You have several options for requesting an absentee ballot and casting your vote.

You must provide a copy of your Photo ID with your absentee ballot request. You must provide a copy of your Photo ID with your absentee ballot request. Learn more about absentee voting.  

In-Person Absentee Voting at your Municipal Clerk’s Office (Early Voting, October 23-November 3, 2017)

You can vote absentee at your local municipal clerk’s office. In-person absentee voting (often called early voting) runs on weekdays for two weeks before an election, ending at 5 p.m. on Friday, November 3, 2017.  Early voting is no longer permitted on weekends.

South Milwaukee – Clerk’s Office
2424 15th Avenue
South Milwaukee, WI 53172
Phone: (414) 762-2222

Hours: 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (Monday – Thursday)
7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (Friday)
For Email questions click here

Request an Absentee Ballot by Mail 

 If you are a registered Wisconsin voter, you can download the Application For Absentee Ballot (GAB-121). Just complete the form and mail it to your municipal clerk’s office. You must provide a copy of your Photo ID with your absentee ballot request. Mail to:
City of South Milwaukee – City Clerk
2424 15th Avenue
South Milwaukee, WI 53172

Your application must be received by the clerk no later than 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 2, 2017 (the Thursday before the election) in order for an absentee ballot to be SENT to you.

If you are not already registered, you will need to register to vote before an absentee ballot can be sent to you.  

Request an Absentee Ballot by E-Mail 

 Regular Wisconsin voters may also request that a ballot be sent to them by sending an e-mail. This request must be made no later than 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 2, 2017 (the Thursday before the election) in order for an absentee ballot to be SENT to you. You must provide a copy of your Photo ID with your absentee ballot request.  

Options and Deadlines for Returning Your Absentee Ballot [DDET Read More]

  • U.S. Postal Service: Your completed absentee ballot must be returned to the municipal clerk’s office no later than 8 p.m. on November 7, 2017 (Election Day).
  • Other delivery (FedEx, hand-delivery, etc.): Your completed absentee ballot must be delivered to the municipal clerk no later than 8 p.m. on November 7, 2017 (Election Day).  


POLLING LOCATIONS
All polling locations will be open from 7 a.m. until 8 p.m. on Tuesday, November 7, 2017.
Map: South Milwaukee Voting Districts

Electors Residing In: Polling Location:
District 1 – (Wards 1, 2, 3 & 4) Divine Mercy School
695 College Avenue
District 2 – (Wards 5, 6, 7 & 8) Lakeview School
711 Marion Avenue
District 3 – (Wards 9, 10, 11 & 12) South Milwaukee Administration Building
2424 15th Avenue
District 4 – (Wards 13, 14, 15 & 16) Rawson School
1410 Rawson Avenue