Voting in Waterloo is easy whether it's your first election or your 25th.  The sole polling location for the city is City Hall located at 136 North Monroe Street and the polls are always open from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.  If you need to register, you can register on Election Day at the polls or by visiting the Clerk/Treasurer's office any day of the year (except the day before any election) between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday - Friday (more info below).  

Beginning in 2016 you will need to have and show an ID to vote. If you do not have an ID, you can obtain a free one, for the purposes of voting, through any Department of Transportation Driver Licensing Office.  

MyVote Wisconsin

MyVote Wisconsin is the online source for all things elections related in Wisconsin.  You can track your absentee ballot, register to vote online, and look up who your representatives are.  This is a great resource for all voters in Wisconsin!  Check it out at

Voter Registration

In order to vote in Waterloo, you need to have lived here for at least 28 days prior to Election Day.  Additionally, you'll need to fill out a Voter Registration Application  and provide proof of residence.  The most popular ways to prove residence are a Bank Statement, Utility Bill (not a credit card or insurance bill) or if your Driver's License has your current address listed.  To see the full list of documents you can use to prove residency, click here.

Absentee Voting

Anyone can request an absentee ballot, for any reason.  If you would like an absentee ballot, simply fill out the Absentee Ballot Application  and mail, fax, or email to the City Clerk's Office.  Once we receive your application, we will mail your ballot out to you.  It is important that you have your ballot witnessed (including the signature and witness's address) by a US Citizen or your ballot will not be counted!

Special Accomodations

Do you need a large print ballot, a braille ballot or curbside voting? Click here for more information.

Ward Map

Below is the 2011 map of Waterloo broken down by wards.  Not only is it a great map of the city, but it also has the population breakdown of each ward.
Waterloo Ward Map


Fall General Election Summary

Nov 2010   Governor Walker   Barrett  
  1073   582 54.2% 472 44.0%
Nov 2012   President Romney   Obama  
  1639   693 42.8% 926 57.2%
Nov 2014   Governor Walker   Burke  
  1328   706 53.8% 607 46.2%
Nov 2016   President Trump   Clinton  
  1629   780 52.3% 711 47.7%