La Crosse residents who requested absentee ballots for the Feb. 21 spring primary election should soon get them in the mail.
City clerk Nikki Elsen reminds voters to “PLEASE READ” the instructions and methods for returning those ballot.
On the primary ballot will be the La Crosse School Board race, a city council seat and the Wisconsin Supreme Court race.
For those who still wish to get an absentee ballot, submit your request at myvote.wi.gov. The deadline to request a ballot by mail is Feb. 16.
In-person absentee voting will open between Feb. 7-17 with the following location and hours:
La Crosse City Hall – 400 La Crosse Street *this location only*
- Monday through Thursday 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
- Feb. 17: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. by appointment only on this day (call 608-789-7510)
When voting absentee, remember to bring an acceptable Photo ID. You can also register to vote during the posted absentee voting hours with acceptable Proof of Residence.
You may also return your voted absentee ballot in person during these absentee hours (do not use the drop box).
For more information on Photo ID, Proof of Residence, returning voted absentee ballots and more, visit the city’s website and search Elections and Voting.
An elector who — due to disability or impairment, which includes being immunocompromised — is unable to enter the polling place, may receive a ballot at the entrance to the polling place or curbside.
Electors may also register to vote curbside. A phone number is posted near the accessible parking.
If you have questions, contact the City Clerk’s Office at 608-789-7510 or email: [email protected].