April 4, 2023 Election Information

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Deadlines for Candidacy Filings

January 3, 2023 - Deadline for candidates to file all nomination paperwork (5:00 PM)
January 6, 2023 - Deadline for Clerk to accept challenges to nomination papers. Candidates have 72 hours to respond to challenges.

Other Important Dates & Deadlines

March 7, 2023 - Last Day for Voter's to acquire residence for the Spring Election.
March 31, 2023 - Deadline for Voters to register by mail or online to vote in the Spring Election. After this date voters may register in-person in the Clerk's Office (until April 3, 2023) or at the polls on election day.
March 21, 2023 - First day of In-Person Absentee Voting at Village Hall
March 31, 2023 - Last day of In-Person Absentee Voting at Village Hall
April 4, 2023 - Spring Election - Polls Open from 7:00 AM - 8:00 PM at BOTH Polling Locations. 

Candidate Filings

Candidates who have submitted paperwork to run for local office are listed below. This list will be updated as new information is received. This list was last updated on: January 3, 2022 @ 5:00 PM

Notification of Non-Candidacy

Chris Zellner - received 12/12/2022

Phillip Willems - received 12/05/2022
Gary Herzberg - received 12/05/2022

Village President (in order of most recent filing)

Kristin Runge

Declaration of Candidacy - received 12/27/2022
Campaign Finance Registration Statement - received 12/27/2022
Nomination Papers - received 12/27/2022 - Verified 01/03/2023
Wisconsin Nomination Paper Receipt issued - 01/04/2023

Nila Frye

Declaration of Candidacy - received 12/08/2022
Campaign Finance Registration Statement - received 12/08/2022
Nomination Papers - received 12/08/2022 - Verified 12/12/2022
Wisconsin Nomination Paper Receipt issued - 12/12/2022

Village Trustee (in order of most recent filing)

Dustin Mueller

Declaration of Candidacy - received 01/03/2023
Campaign Finance Registration Statement - received 01/03/2023
Nomination Papers - received 01/03/2023 - Verified 01/03/2023
Wisconsin Nomination Paper Receipt issued - 01/04/2023

Tim Luttrell

Declaration of Candidacy - received 01/03/2023
Campaign Finance Registration Statement - received 01/03/2023
Nomination Papers - received 01/03/2023 - Verified 01/03/2023
Wisconsin Nomination Paper Receipt issued - 01/04/2023

John Cherf

Declaration of Candidacy - received 01/03/2023
Campaign Finance Registration Statement - received 01/03/2023
Nomination Papers - received 01/03/2023 - Verified 01/03/2023
Wisconsin Nomination Paper Receipt issued - 01/04/2023

Tricia BraunDone Editing

Declaration of Candidacy - received 12/30/2022
Campaign Finance Registration Statement - received 12/30/2022
Nomination Papers - received 12/30/2022 - Verified - 01/03/2023
Wisconsin Nomination Paper Receipt issued - 01/04/2023

Brian Wallace

Declaration of Candidacy - received 12/29/2022
Campaign Finance Registration Statement - received 12/29/2022
Nomination Papers - received 12/29/2022 - Verified 01/03/2023
Wisconsin Nomination Paper Receipt issued - 01/04/2023

Robert W. McPherson

Declaration of Candidacy - received 12/07/2022
Campaign Finance Registration Statement - received 12/07/2022
Nomination Papers - Received 1/3/2023 - Verified 01/03/2023
Wisconsin Nomination Paper Receipt issued - 01/04/2023

Samuel Kaufmann

Declaration of Candidacy - received 12/05/2022
Campaign Finance Registration Statement - received 12/05/2022
Nomination Papers - received 12/9/2022 - Verified 12/12/2022
Wisconsin Nomination Paper Receipt issued - 12/12/2022

Absentee Voting Information

Absentee Voting Hours in the Clerk's Office (Waunakee Village Hall, 500 West Main Street) 

Tuesday, March 21, 20237:00 AM - 4:15 PM
Wednesday, March 22, 20237:00 AM - 4:15 PM
Thursday, March 23, 20237:00 AM - 4:15 PM
Friday, March 24, 20237:00 AM - 12:00 Noon
Monday, March 27, 20237:00 AM - 4:15 PM
Tuesday, March 28, 20237:00 AM - 4:15 PM
Wednesday, March 29 20237:00 AM - 4:15 PM
Thursday, March 30, 20237:00 AM - 4:15 PM
Friday, March 31, 20237:00 AM - 5:00 PM


Absentee Voting dates for March 2023, for the following Residential Care Facilities are still to be determined:

  • Sienna Crest Assisted Living, 200 Cross Street, Waunakee
  • Waunakee Manor Nursing Home/Assisted Living - 800 S. Holiday and 801 S. Klein Drive, Waunakee
  • Home Again Assisted Living - 1120 Connery Cove, Waunakee
  • Brightstar Senior Living - 1001 Quinn Drive, Waunakee