Current News Releases
11/10/2011 UW Mock Election November 15
The Madison City Clerk's Office and Associated Students of Madison will simulate an election on Tuesday, November 15, to register voters and determine how the recent changes in state elections law will affect voting o
11/02/2011 Voter Education Ambassadors Assist with Voter ID Outreach
The Madison City Clerk's Office has scheduled 127 voter outreach sessions since September to inform voters about recent changes to state election laws.
10/12/2011 Findings from the Mock Election
If there are 30 voters in line ahead of you, plan to wait in line for at least 32 minutes next year.
10/07/2011 Mock Election to be Held October 11
The Madison City Clerk's Office will simulate an election on Tuesday, October 11, to determine exactly how much extra time voters will need to spend in line at the polls when the new voting laws are fully implemented
07/11/2011 Voter ID Changes for July 12 Special Election
Polling places in the 48th Assembly District will open at 7 a.m. and close at 8 p.m. this Tuesday, July 12.
04/01/2011 Voting at the Polls Tuesday, April 5
The City of Madison is prepared for a high voter turnout this Tuesday, based on the number of absentee ballots issued over the past three weeks.
03/14/2011 Absentee Ballots Available for Spring Election
Absentee ballots are now available for the April 5 Spring Election. The Clerk's Office will offer the following extended hours for City of Madison absentee voters.
02/10/2011 Clerk's Office Extended Hours for Absentee Voting
The Madison City Clerk's Office will offer extended hours for absentee voting this Saturday, February 12, from 9 a.m. to noon.
10/26/2010 November General Election Update
Voters wishing to receive an absentee ballot by mail must submit a signed request to their municipal clerk by this Thursday, October 28.
10/04/2010 Absentee Ballots Available for November 2 General Election
Absentee ballots are now available for the November 2 General Election.
09/13/2010 Updating Your Voter Registration at the Polls
Polling places statewide will open at 7 a.m. and close at 8 p.m. this Tuesday.
08/25/2010 Voter Registration is Now Closed
Voter registration has closed for the September Primary. At this point, the only way to register or to update a voter registration is to go to the City Clerk's Office with proof of residence.