Absentee Informational Statement for April 2nd Election
POLL WORKERS NEEDED!!!!
The City of Green Bay is looking for individuals interested in working the polling locations on an election day! Listed below is an application and a job description:
Please contact our office with any questions or interests by email: Clerkinquiries@greenbaywi.gov or by phone at 920-448-3010. Thank you!
Candidates declared for Mayor 2019
- Patrick Buckley
- Eric Genrich
2019 Polling Place Changes
Ward 10 - Was formerly Peace United Methodist; now is St. Bernard's Parish located at 2040 Hillside Lane
Ward 26 - Was formerly Grace Lutheran Church; now is NeighborWorks at 437 S Jackson Street
DID YOU KNOW YOU DON'T HAVE TO GO TO THE POLLS ON ELECTION DAY TO VOTE A BALLOT?
- You can vote in the Clerk's Office for the Spring Election beginning Tuesday, March 12 until Friday, March 29, 2019. This does not include Saturdays, Sundays, or the Monday before the election. Hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.. Thursday, March 28 and Friday, March 29, hours are 8 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
- Or, you can request an absentee ballot be mailed to your home, postage-paid both ways. You do need to be registered before we can issue an absentee ballot. If you have not voted in four years you will need to register again.
- If you are indefinitely confined (doesn't mean confined to your home) because of age, illness, infirmity or disability, you can request to be put on the permanent list and an absentee ballot will be mailed to you until you fail to return a ballot;
- If you don't qualify as indefinitely confined, you can send a request at the beginning of every year and we will send you a ballot for every election that year;
- You can request an absentee ballot for one election;
- Or, if you are out of town during election time, we can mail an absentee ballot to your destination. Please allow adequate time for mailing to and from, so we receive your ballot by Election Day for your vote to count.
To request an absentee ballot through the Clerk's Office, send a letter, or you may contact the office through email at email@example.com. Include your name, address, phone number and signature. You will need to provide photo ID if you are not requesting to be on the indefinitely confined list, are in the military, or are overseas permanently. Send the request to: City Clerk, 100 N Jefferson St. Rm. 106, Green Bay, WI 54301.
The City Clerk's Office is responsible for the management of voter data and the coordination and execution of elections for the City of Green Bay in accordance with Wisconsin State Statute. The Wisconsin Elections Commission oversees municipal compliance with Wisconsin's election laws throughout the entire state.
- City Election Schedule (PDF)
- Polling Place Locations (PDF)
- Map of Districts and Wards (PDF)
- Sample Calendar of Events (PDF)
- Schedule for Nursing Home Care Facilities (PDF)
- Election Inspector Job Description (PDF)
- Election Inspector Application (PDF)
Most Requested Forms:
- Voter Registration Application (PDF) - Timing and the manner of submission is key to acceptance of this form.
- Absentee Application (PDF) - (PLEASE NOTE: If you are not registered to vote at your current City of Green Bay address, you will also need to fill out the voter registration form)
Helpful Election Links:
Wisconsin Elections Commission - The Wisconsin Elections Commission is charged with oversight of Wisconsin's elections.
My Vote Wisconsin - Information on voter registration, absentee ballots, polling place locations, and military and overseas voting for registered and non-registered eligible voters in Wisconsin.
The U.S. Supreme Court has affirmed the photo ID provisions of 2011 Wisconsin Act 23. A photo ID will be required to receive a ballot in all special and regular elections after April 7, 2015. To learn more about photo ID and voting, visit the Bring It to the Ballot website.
The Wisconsin Division of Motor Vehicles has a new policy to help people get a free state ID card.