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February 15, 2022 - Spring Primary

April 5, 2022 - Spring Election

August 9, 2022 - Partisan Primary

November 8, 2022 - General Election

For a safe and simple way to vote during Covid-19, all voters are encouraged to participate in the upcoming elections by voting absentee by mail. 

To receive a ballot by mail:

  • Requests can be made on
  • By email
  • Send a written request to City Clerk, 625 52nd Street, Kenosha, WI 53140. 

In all instances, you must Include a copy of acceptable photo ID. 

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Visit to:

  • Register to vote
  • View your voter profile
  • Check/update your voter registration status
  • Find your polling place
  • Information on how to obtain an absentee ballot
  • Find out who your elected officials are
  • View a sample ballot

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Did You Know?

There is a deadline to register to vote. Double check all the deadlines and how they apply to you here: DEADLINES

Have You Registered?

Check your status, or register to vote here: REGISTER

Need to Update Your Address?

You can do that by entering your name & address on this form and choosing "Update Name or Address" under your information. UPDATE ADDRESS

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At you can:

  • Register to vote
  • View your voter profile
  • Check/update your voter registration status
  • Find your polling place
  • Information on how to obtain an absentee ballot
  • Find out who your elected officials are
  • View a sample ballot

 Prefer to Mail a Paper Registration Form?


In Wisconsin you must show a Photo ID in order to receive a ballot. 

Examples of acceptable forms of ID:

  • A Wisconsin DOT-issued license, even if driving privleges are revoked/suspended
  • A Wisconsin DOT-issed ID card
  • Military ID card
  • US Passport book or card
  • Certificate of Naturalization
  • ID issued by a federally recognized Indian Tribe in Wisconsin
  • ID card receipt issued by WIS-DOT (not expired)
  • Veteran Affairs ID card (not expired)

Visual: Acceptable Photo ID Examples

Need help getting an acceptable form of ID? 


Be prepared before election day. 

Register ahead of time. 

Know your ward. 

If you need to register on election day, fill out your form before you go to your polling place. 

Be sure to go to the right polling place! 

You can find all this information and more, including a sample of your ballot, by visiting

There are over 60 wards in the City of Kenosha.  Polling places may be assigned 2 or more wards. Voters must cast their ballot at the assigned to the ward for the voter’s address.

If you're interested in becoming a pollworker, please click the "Pollworkers" tab above to complete an application.

Our polling places have been audited for accessibility.  Nonetheless, voters with health issues, mobility issues, a disability, or difficulty waiting in line may vote from the curb of their polling place. Send someone in to the polling place to notify the poll workers that you are a curbside voter. You may also use the doorbell which is located on the "curbside voting" sign near the entrance of the polling place. If you do not have someone to send in to the polling place, contact the Clerk’s Office at  or 262-653-4020 to make arrangements to vote curbside

For federal elections, absentee ballots will be in the mail beginning 47 days before the election. For elections that do not include federal offices, absentee ballots will be in the mail beginning three weeks before Election Day. All absentee ballots are sent to the polls to be counted on Election Day.

Voters may verify their registration, polling place, sample ballot, and absentee ballot status at

The deadline to request an absentee ballot is 5:00 pm the Thursday before the election, but we recommend making your request as early as possible so there is adequate time to mail the ballot back to the Clerk's Office.

2022 Spring Primary Election

Vote Early In Person

Early Voting will be held at Room 104 of the Municipal Building, 625-52nd Street,

 - Tuesday, February 1, 2022 to Friday, February 4, 2022, 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
 - Monday, February 7, 2022 to Thursday, February 10, 2022, 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
 - Friday, February 11, 2022, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.

Vote Early by Mail

You may submit an absentee request at (click on Vote Absentee at the top of the website), or you may send a written request that includes:

 - Name
 - City of Kenosha address
 - Address to which the ballot should be mailed
 - Signature
 - Copy of voter ID, if not already on file in Clerk’s Office

Send the request via email to or mail the request to:

City Clerk's Office
625 52nd Street, Room 105
Kenosha, WI 53140

Ballots will be mailed out through the Thursday before the election. Absentee ballots must be received in the Clerk’s Office in time for delivery to the polls on Election Day.