The City Elections Office is located in the First Floor of City Hall (203 South Farwell Street), at the North end of the building (closest to the public library).
Telephone (715) 839-4913 Fax (715) 839-6177
My Vote Wisconsin
For general election information, you can contact the City Elections office at 715 839-4913. You can also look up your polling place and other election-related information at My Vote Wisconsin. Check your voter registration, polling place, voting history, current office holders, and see a sample ballot for the up-coming election.
• February 21, 2017 - Spring Primary
• April 4, 2017 - Spring Election
Wisconsin poll hours: 7:00 AM - 8:00 PM for all elections
What will be on my ballot?
The only contest on the February ballot in the City of Eau Claire is a primary for the State Superintendent of Public Instruction. There are three candidates on the primary ballot. The two candidates who receive the most votes will move on to the April election.
Contests on the April ballot in the City of Eau Claire will include
• City Council President
• School Board
• Justice of the Supreme Court
• State Superintendent of Public Instruction.
Voter Photo ID Required
Photo ID is required to receive a ballot. To learn more about acceptable Photo ID visit Bring It to the Ballot.
Where and How do I register to Vote?
Need information on where and how you can register to vote? Here is the place to start for first time voters and those voters who have changed your name or address.
If you will be out of town on an election day and still want to vote, learn about absentee voting.
In-person absentee voting for the February Primary will be available Monday thru Friday, February 6 to February 17. Stop at the City Elections Office between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. to complete your absentee ballot.
Please note: You must be registered before an absentee ballot can be sent to you.
Information on Voting at Nursing Homes and Care Facilities in the City can be found here.
Polling (Voting) Locations
Not sure where you go to vote? Visit My Vote Wisconsin. You can search by either your name and date of birth (Voter Search) or your address (Address Search).
Election Forms for VotersMany election forms are available for downloading from the Wisconsin Elections Commission. Links to the Voter Registration form and Absentee Ballot Request form are provided below.
VOTER REGISTRATION (Get more information here.)
ABSENTEE VOTING (Get more information here.)
The City of Eau Claire is always looking for citizens to work at the polls during elections. Election officials (poll workers) register new voters, give voters credit in the poll books to those who vote, answer questions, hand out and explain ballots, and work with ballot counting equipment. Training sessions are held before each election. Currently, poll workers are paid $8.00/hour, including the training sessions. The polls are open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. A full day for most workers lasts from approximately 6:00 a.m. to 10 p.m. Some poll workers do work half day shifts, either from 6:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. or from noon to close. If you are interested in working at the polls or if you have questions, please call the City Election Office at (715) 839 - 4913.