Current News Releases
07/30/2016 Flooded Election Equipment to be Replaced on Monday
City of Madison election officials no longer need to count ballots by hand on the night of the August 9 election because replacement election equipment has been shipped to the City Clerk’s Office.
07/27/2016 Election Equipment Damaged by Flood
The City of Madison election equipment storage space flooded during the storms last Thursday night, destroying some of the tabulators and ballots needed for the August 9 Partisan Primary.
07/25/2016 Extended Hours for In-Person Absentee Voting
The Madison City Clerk’s Office is open for in-person absentee voting all hours permitted by state law for the August Partisan Primary: 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. weekdays July 25 through August 5.
07/18/2016 Youth Mock Election July 20
The City of Madison Clerk’s Office is hosting a mock election for children to learn about the voting process firsthand through a reading themed election.
02/16/2016 Polling Hours Extended to 9:00 p.m. at Aldo Leopold Elementary School
Earlier today, this polling location had to close due to a school lockdown. During that time, voters may have been turned away.
02/16/2016 Polling hours extended to 9 p.m. at Leopold (Wards 74 & 75)
Voters in Madison wards 74 and 75 have until 9 p.m. to cast a ballot at the Aldo Leopold Elementary School polling location.
02/03/2016 Resumes To Be Accepted to Fill 11th Aldermanic District Vacancy
City of Madison Common Council President, Denise DeMarb, announced today that she is accepting resumes from residents of the 11th Aldermanic District interested in filling the position vacated by former Alderperson, Chris
02/01/2016 Extended Hours for Absentee Voting
The Madison City Clerk’s Office is open for in-person absentee voting all hours permitted by state law: 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. weekdays, February 1 through February 12.
01/07/2016 Alderperson Chris Schmidt, District 11, Announces His Resignation
Chris Schmidt, District 11 Alderperson, announced today that he will resign his seat on the Madison Common Council effective January 31, 2016.
12/01/2015 Recycle Cooking Oil From Your Turkey Fryer and Holiday Lights
It’s holiday recycling time. Madison residents have the chance to recycle cooking oil from their Thanksgiving feast and non working Holiday lights and extension cords at the Streets Division’s drop off sites.
11/11/2015 Alternate Side Parking Rules Start Saturday Evening
The City of Madison’s alternate side parking restrictions will begin at 1 a.m.
11/09/2015 Public Testimony at 2016 City Budget Deliberations
The following is the Council's 2016 Budget Public Testimony and Deliberations schedule. Please note that early public comment will be welcome at the Tuesday, November 10 meeting.