2020 Elections

2020 Elections



Absentee Statement

Spring PrimaryFebruary 18, 2020
Open 398

Close 331

Spring Election and Presidential Preference PrimaryApril 7, 20201853 as of 4/9/2020
Special Election - Congressional District 7May 12, 2020
Partisan Primary ElectionAugust 11, 2020

2186 Processed

General ElectionNovember 3, 20206,099 Issued
5,903 Return as of 8PM 11/3/2020


November 3, 2020 General Election

Polls will be open from 7 am to 8 pm on November 3, 2020. 

Voter Registration Deadlines:

  • October 14, 2020 - The deadline to register to vote online (by 11:59 pm) or by mail (postmarked).
  • October 30, 2020, at 5 pm - The deadline to register to vote at your clerk's office or other designated location.
  • You can register at your polling place on Election Day (November 3, 2020).

Register to vote online here or by printing off this form and mailing it to your municipal clerk.

Absentee By-mail Deadlines:

  • October 29, 2020, at 5 pm - The deadline to request an absentee ballot by-mail for regular and overseas voters.
  • October 30, 2020, at 5 pm - The deadline to request an absentee ballot by-mail for indefinitely confined voters and military voters (not on active duty).

Please request your absentee ballot as soon as possible by visiting myvote.wi.gov.

General Election for President and Vice President of the United States. More information available here.

Election Administration

The City Clerk administers all aspects of the electoral and voting process in the City of Hudson and is charged with ensuring the electoral process is fair, accurate, impartial, and conducted in accordance with the laws of the State of Wisconsin.

A reminder to all our residents: 

The City Clerk’s Office does not mail voter registration or absentee voting applications unless requested. You may receive various mailings from groups of mass mailing applications. Many times, the applications are not current or do not contain all the necessary requirements.

Voter Registration 

If you are not registered in the City of Hudson or you now have a different name or different address than what is listed on the MyVote Wisconsin website, you will need to register or re-register. This is the case even if you move to a different apartment in the same building or complex.

The deadline for registering at the Clerk’s office is 5:00 pm the Friday before any election.

There is no voter registration the day before an election. You may register to vote on any Election Day at the polls. Please bring proof of residency and an acceptable photo ID.

Photo ID is Required in the State of Wisconsin

Please review the information at this link on the Wisconsin Election Commission’s website regarding the Voter ID requirements in the State of Wisconsin: Photo ID Information

The quickest way to find out if you are registered to vote, to find out where to vote and to find sample ballots for an upcoming election is to follow the MyVote link.

Wisconsin Election Commission

For more information regarding election laws in Wisconsin, click on the follow link: Wisconsin Elections Commission

Election Inspectors: 

Are you interested in serving your community by working as an election inspector at the polls on election day?

Please contact the City Clerk’s office for more information. 715-716-5748.