Election Information

The City Clerk administers all elections held in the City of Ashland. The Clerk’s office provides ballots for residents, military overseas, nursing homes, and absentee voting, in accordance with Federal and State laws.

Notice

The Special Election Primary  for the 7th Congressional District will be held the same day as the Spring Primary Election - February 18, 2020

The special election will be held on May 12th, 2020 

ALL VOTERS FOR THE SPECIAL ELECTIONS WILL VOTE AT THE BRETTING COMMUNITY CENTER

2020 aLDERPERSON CANDIDATES

Running for City Council? Download the 2020 Municipal Candidate Access Packet (PDF) and file at the clerk's office no later than 5 p.m. on January 7th, 2020. You can also pick up a candidate packet at the clerk's office.

2020 ELECTION Information

Polls are open 7:00 am to 8:00 p.m.

  • February 18th – 2020 Spring Primary and Special Primary
    • Number of Outstanding Provisional Voters February 18th, 2020: 
  • April 7th – 2020 Spring Election and Presidential Preference Primary
  • May 12th – Special Election – Congressional District 7
  • August 11th – 2020 Partisan Primary
  • November 3rd – 2020 General Election

A photo ID will be required to receive a ballot in all special and regular elections after April 7th, 2015.  A photo ID does not need to have your current address.  To find out more, please review identification information here.

The City of Ashland is implementing new technology for the 2020 elections.  To find out more, go to: Introduction of Badger Books (PDF)

Polling Locations

Find your ward and polling place at Ashland City Ward Map. For the February 18th, 2020 and May 12th elections, all wards will vote at the Bretting Community Center.

Transportation

Bart Bus will provide free rides to the polls on election day; contact Bart at 715-682-9664.

Election Officials

Interested in serving your community as an Election Official? Please contact the City Clerk’s office to learn more.

Helpful Links:

Wisconsin Elections Commission

MyVote WI

Photo ID Information

  1. City Clerk's Office

    Physical Address
    601 Main Street W
    Ashland, WI 54806


    Directions

    Phone: 715-682-7071
    Fax: 715-682-7048

    Hours
    Monday - Friday
    8 a.m. - 4 p.m.