Voter & Election Information

VOTING AN ABSENTEE BALLOT IN PERSON for the November General Election will begin on Monday, October 1st and run through Friday, November 2nd during regular office hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
In addition to the candidates, there are two Referendum questions on the ballot as follows:
Winnebago County
Referendum Question 1:
Should the state legislature enact proposed legislation that closes the Dark Store loopholes, which currently allow commercial retail properties to significantly reduce the assessed valuation and property tax of such properties by using closed, vacant (dark) properties as comparable properties for determining the assessed value of open, occupied, and fully operational properties, resulting in a substantial shift in taxes levied against other tax paying entities such as residential home owners, and/or cuts in essential services provided by an affected municipality?
Yes                No
Referendum Question 2:
Should the Wisconsin State Legislature create a nonpartisan procedure for the preparation of a legislative and congressional redistricting plan?
Yes                 No
No appointment is necessary but your ID is required.


The Town of Black Wolf has 3 wards, but only 1 polling place for all town residents. It is located at the Town Hall, 380 E. Black Wolf, near the intersection of County Road R and Black Wolf Avenue. Voter registration is required.

The polls are open from 7:00 a.m. to 8 p.m. on the day of election.

The requirements to vote are:

  • You must be a U.S. Citizen
  • You must have photo identification
  • You must be at least 18 years old on or before election day
  • You must have resided in the Town of Black Wolf for at least 10 days before any election
  • You must not have lost your right to vote

You can register to vote at the Town Clerk’s office from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Fridays.

The WI Voter Registration Application form can be picked up at the Town Hall or downloaded from the following link:

To register at the office or at the polls on election day you will need one piece of identification with your name and current address, such as a drivers license, real estate tax bill/receipt, residential lease, bank statement or utility bill as proof of name & residence. A complete list can be found on


To vote absentee you must be a registered voter and complete the WI Application for Absentee Ballot form The form must be completed before a ballot can be mailed out and the form must be received by the clerk no later than 5:00 p.m. on the Thursday before the election in order for an absentee ballot to be mailed to you. (THIS FORM IS NOT REQUIRED WHEN VOTING IN OFFICE ABSENTEE).


Your completed absentee ballot must be delivered no later than 8:00 p.m. on Election Day. The U.S. Postal Service recommends absentee ballots be mailed one week before Election Day to arrive in time.


You can also vote absentee and vote your ballot immediately prior to election day. No ballots may be taken out of the clerk’s office when in-person absentee voting. You will need to show your acceptable photo ID for voting when voting by in-person absentee ballot. More information about acceptable photo ID’s can be found at


2018 Election Information