Absentee ballots may be returned:

  • Via mail (postage is already printed on the envelope provided)
  • In the 24/7 secure drop box located outside the lower level of City Hall (prior to Election Day)
  • Drive through Ballot Drop-Off Event at City Hall on Wednesday, Thursday & Friday October 28 - October 30 at City Hall from 7am-7pm. 

If you still have your ballot on Election Day, it may be returned in person to your polling location by 8pm on Election Day, Tuesday, November 3rd. 

In Person Absentee Voting (often referred to as Early Voting):

In-Person Absentee Voting (often referred to as Early Voting) will take place at City Hall (201 Delafield Street). There is no In-Person Absentee Voting at the Municipal Garage. 

Hours will be: 

  • Tuesday, October 20 through Friday, October 23, from 8:00am-4:30pm. 
  • Monday, October 26 through Thursday, October 29, from 8:00am-4:30pm.
  • Friday, October 30, from 8:00am-5:00pm.

Due to social distancing, even if you vote absentee in person prior to Election Day, you may still need to wait in a line. Voters may need to wait outside in inclement weather to ensure social distancing protocol is being followed. In addition, all those using in-person absentee voting are encouraged to wear a mask and bring their own black ball point pen. 

The below links will assist you when it comes to elections in the City of Waukesha. If you need additional information, please contact the Clerk's Office at (262) 524-3550.