*** Photo ID will be in effect for all future elections! You can read more and learn how to get a free state ID card at: http://bringit.wi.gov/ ***
2019 Election Dates: February 19, 2019 (Spring Primary) and April 2, 2019 (Spring Election)
If you need to register to vote or need an absentee ballot, contact Clerk Carrie Hintz at 262-473-4639 (leave a message and Carrie will return your call).
November 6, 2018 General Election Deadlines:
Wednesday, October 17 - Deadline for electors to register by mail or online to vote in the General Election.
Saturday, October 27 - Last day for electors to begin to acquire residence for the General Election.
Thursday, November 1 at 5:00pm – Deadline for regular electors to request absentee ballots by mail.
Friday, November 2 at 5:00pm – Deadline for electors to register to vote in the municipal clerk’s office.
Friday, November 2 at 5:00pm – Deadline for electors to make application in person to the municipal clerk for absentee ballot.
Election Information for Town of Whitewater: Elections for Town of Whitewater residents are held at the Whitewater Town Hall, W8590 Willis Ray Road, Whitewater, WI. Polls are open from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
The easiest way to register to vote is online at: https://myvote.wi.gov/ If you prefer, you can print the EL-131 application below and return it to the Clerk, along with a proof of residence.
Absentee Voting: You can obtain form EL-121, Request for Absentee Ballot, from the Clerk or download it below. Your absentee ballot will be sent by mail after the Clerk receives your completed EL-121 and a copy of your photo ID. Absentee ballots will not be mailed after the Thursday before the election.
Or you may absentee vote in person at the Clerk's office with proper photo ID. NOTE: The town hall is open Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday from 8am-noon or by appointment. Call Carrie at 262-473-4639 to set up an appointment to vote absentee. You MUST be a registered voter before receiving an absentee ballot. (Link below)
More information regarding absentee voting can be found at Wisconsin Voter Information website. https://myvote.wi.gov
Election Information and Forms
Application for Absentee Ballot: EL-121 - If mailing this in, you must include a copy of your proof of identification / photo ID.
Voter Registration Application: EL-131 - If mailing this in, you must include a copy of your proof of residence showing your name and current Town of Whitewater address.
Wisconsin Voter Information: You can look up your Voter Registration, view a sample ballot for an upcoming election, look up your Polling place, Voting Districts and current Office holders at the My Vote Wisconsin website. https://myvote.wi.gov
Public Information: Statewide Voter Registration requires all electors to be registered before voting, beginning in 2006. Qualified Electors may register to vote in the Town Clerk's office during regular office hours. Registrations will also be taken on election day. Persons wishing to register to vote must provide proof of residence. A valid Wisconsin Driver's license with a current Town of Whitewater address is the easiest form to use for this requirement. If this is not available, contact the Town Clerk for other options.