The City Clerk administers all aspects of the electoral and voting process in the City of New Richmond, and is charged with ensuring the electoral process is fair, accurate, impartial, and conducted in accordance with the laws of the State of Wisconsin.
Elections are held at the Civic Center, 156 East First Street. Polls are open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. The Civic Center is handicapped accessible, and anyone needing assistance with voting should ask an election clerk for help.
To vote in Wisconsin you must first register to vote. You can register in-person at the Clerk's office, with a special registration deputy, or at the polling place on Election Day. You can also start the registration process online at My Vote WI. Please keep in mind that there may be delays when registering at the polls on Election Day. All voters must submit proof of residence with their voter registration.
To be eligible to vote in the State of Wisconsin, a person must:
• Be a citizen of the United States of America.
• Be 18 years of age on or before Election Day.
• Be a resident of the municipality where he/she intends to vote for
a minimum of 28 days prior to Election Day.
2022 Election Calendar
February 15 - Spring Primary (view election results HERE)
April 5 - Spring Election (view sample ballots HERE)
August 9 - Partisan Primary
November 8 - General Election (midterms)
APRIL 5TH ELECTION INFORMATION!
Polls open 7am-8pm at 156 East 1st St for City of New Richmond Residents.
Photo ID MUST be showed to receive a ballot.
Ballots MAY NOT be put in any of the silver “Municipal Payment” drop boxes at the Civic Center. Ballots put in the drop boxes CAN NOT be counted. You must put ballots in the US Mail or return them directly to City staff at the Clerk’s office. For special arrangements, please contact the Clerk’s office.