Elections & Voting

Important Absentee Ballot Information

  • Track your ballot through MyVote
  • Make sure your certificate envelope has your signature, your witness' signature, and your witness' address
  • Return your ballot in one of the following ways:
    • Mail it back. The United States Postal Service recommends mailing your completed ballot at least one week before Election Day
    • Deliver it in person to the City Clerk's office at City Hall. (M-F 8:30am-5:00pm)

The use of drop boxes for absentee ballots has been deemed illegal, and is prohibited. Any absentee ballots found in City Hall drop boxes WILL NOT BE COUNTED.

Ballots must be received by 8:00 pm on Election Day in order to be counted. We strongly encourage all absentee voters to make a plan to return their ballots in a timely manner to avoid any possible issues.

If the City of Lake Geneva receives further information or guidance regarding this issue, we will update accordingly. 

Upcoming Elections

2022 Election Dates:

General Election

  • November 8, 2022
  • Polls Open: 7:00 am
  • Polls Close: 8:00 pm
  • Polling Location: Lake Geneva City Hall

Acceptable Photo ID will be required to vote at these elections. If you do not have a photo ID you may obtain a free ID for voting from the Division of Motor Vehicles.

Important Election Dates

Important Dates for the November 8, 2022.

  • September 22, 2022 Absentee ballots sent to voters with valid requests on file
  • October 11, 2022 Last day for voters to acquire residency for the General Election. Voters moving after this date may vote from the address where they were previously registered
  • October 19, 2022 Last day for open voter registration- After this date, voters cannot register online or by mail; they must register to vote in person at City Hall, or at the polling place on election day
  • October 25, 2022 through November 4, 2022 (week days only) In-Office Absentee Voting: Weekdays Only 9:00 am to 5:00 pm at City Hall, Council Chambers
  • November 3, 2022 Deadline to request an absentee ballot to be mailed by 5:00 pm
  • November 4, 2022 Last day of In-Office Absentee Voting 9:00 am to 5:00 pm at City Hall
  • November 7, 2022 No voting or registering to vote
  • November 8, 2022 General Election - City Hall - Polls open 7:00 am to 8:00 pm