In order to vote absentee, you must be a registered voter in the City of Muskego. Please visit myvote.wi.gov where you can register to vote, check your voter registration status and request an absentee ballot.
Applying for an Absentee Ballot
If you are already registered, please visit myvote.wi.gov to request an absentee ballot or complete the fillable Absentee Ballot Application (EL-121) form, print the application, and mail to the address below:
City of Muskego
W182 S8200 Racine Avenue
Muskego, Wisconsin 53150-0749
The application must be received by the clerk no later than 5:00 pm on the Thursday before the election in order for an absentee ballot to be mailed to you.
Once the application is received, the ballot will then be sent to you. Ballots must be returned to City Hall by Election Day in order for the ballot to count. Ballots are available 22 days before the spring elections and 45 days before fall elections.
When you receive the ballot, please follow these instructions:
- In the presence of a witness (who is an adult U.S. citizen), the voter marks the ballot by connecting the arrows, using a black pen.
If you plan to vote for a write-in - Write the person’s name in the "write-in" area and connect the arrow.
- The folded ballot is placed in the affidavit envelope and sealed.
- The voter completes and signs the affidavit envelope.
- The witness, who is present while the ballot was marked, completes the certificate with his or her signature and complete address. (Witness need not be a resident of the municipality in which the voter claims residency.)
- The completed absentee ballot must be returned by mail or in person to the city clerk at City Hall by 8:00 pm on Election Day.If your absentee ballot is received after Election Day, it must be postmarked no later than Election Day and received by mail no later than 4:00 pm on the Friday after the Election to be counted.
Due to COVID-19, hours will be limited for casting an absentee ballot in-person at the City Clerk’s office to Monday/Wednesday/Friday from 8:30 - 11:30 a.m. and Tuesday/Thursday from 12:30 - 3:30 p.m. This will assist in minimizing the risk from person to person contact, allow additional time to sanitize and process the significant increase in mailed absentee ballots. If you have any questions, please feel free to call the clerk’s office at (262) 679-5628.