Election Information

The polling place for the Town of Dale is located at the Municipal Building, W9641 State Road 96, Dale WI 54931. On Election Day polls are open from 7am - 8pm.

All U.S. Citizens, age 18 or older who have resided in the Town of Dale for 28 days before any election and have not been convicted of a felony are an eligible elector.  If you have not lived in Dale 28 days before the election you must vote in your previous jurisdiction.


All electors must be registered before voting. Anyone wishing to register to vote in the Town of Dale can do so by contacting Jenny Hunt, Clerk at (920) 779-4609 to receive a registration application, or at the polling place on election day.

Registration by mail must be sent to the Town Clerks office and be postmarked no later than the 3rd Wednesday before an election.  When submitting a registration application by mail you will need to provide a copy of acceptable proof of residence. Forms of identification which constitute acceptable proof of residence are a current and valid photo identification, or one of the following: a current and valid WI driver's license, a current and valid WI identification card, any other official identification card or license issued by a WI governmental body or unit, any identification card issued by an employer in the normal course of business and bearing a photo of the card holder (but not including a business card), a real estate tax bill or receipt for the current year or the year preceding the date of the election, a residential lease which is effective for a period that includes the election day (NOT for first-time voters registering by mail), university, college or technical institute fee card or identification card (must include photo), copy of a current utility bill for the period commencing not earlier than 90 days before the election day, bank statement,  pay check or government document that shows the name and address of the voter. Proof of residence does not include any piece of mail addressed to the voter.

To register at the polling place on election day you will need to provide your drivers license number or the last four digits of your social security number if you don't have a drivers license.  You will also need any of the above listed proof of residence.

For more details about registration see https://elections.wi.gov/voters

Voting By Absentee Ballot

Any qualified elector who is unable or unwilling to appear at the polling place on Election Day may request to vote an absentee ballot.  A qualified elector is any U.S. citizen, who will be 18 years of age or older on Election Day, who has resided in the ward or municipality where he or she wishes to vote for at least 28 consecutive days before the election.  The elector must also be registered in order to receive an absentee ballot.  Proof of identification must be provided before an absentee ballot may be issued.

Special absentee voting application provisions apply to electors who are indefinitely confined to home or a care facility, in the military, hospitalized, or serving as a sequestered juror.  If this applies to you, contact the municipal clerk.

To have an absentee ballot mailed to you; print, fill out the form below and mail, e-mail or fax it to Jenny Hunt, Clerk, P.O. Box 83, Dale WI, 54931. The application for a mailed ballot must be received by the clerk no later than 5:00 pm on the Thursday before the election.

Absentee Ballot - GAB 121 Form

To vote absentee in person, voting begins the third Monday before the election and ends at 5:00 pm on the Friday before the election. No ballots may be taken from the clerk's office. Check posted town notices for hours or call (920) 779-4609 to schedule an appointment.

Am I registered - Who is running

Wisconsin Voter Access to Registration Information

Town of Dale voters can check election and voter registration information on the Internet before an election using the  MY VOTE WISCONSIN WEBSITE http://www.myvote.wi.gov/ It's easy to check whether or not you are registered to vote, and where your polling place is. You simply type in your name and date of birth.

The MY VOTE WISCONSIN site provides three basic types of information:

  • Voter registration confirmation
  • Polling place information and lists of offices and officeholders for whom voters at a particular address can vote
  • Provisional ballot status for voters who have cast a provisional ballot

Near each election, an electronic sample ballot for the municipality may also be available on the site so the voter can review the offices and officeholders who will appear on the ballot.

Voters who find information about officeholders missing in MY VOTE WISCONSIN should contact the Town Clerk at (920) 779-4609.

Election Notices

OUT STANDING ABSENTEE AND PROVISIONAL BALLOT TOTALS will be posted on the home page of the website by 8:15 pm on the night of the election.

To run for office in the Town of Dale:

General information for local government candidacy can be found at www.elections.wi.gov

The following links provide you with necessary forms needed to be filed with the Town Clerk.

Voter Photo ID

How to Get a Free State ID Card for Voting
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation is providing free state ID cards. To learn about getting a free Wisconsin ID card, please visit the Wisconsin Department of Transportation website: http://www.dot.wisconsin.gov/drivers/drivers/apply/idcard.htm.

New Free State ID Card Policy for People without Birth Certificates
The Wisconsin Division of Motor Vehicles has a new policy starting September 15, 2014 to help people who need a free state ID card for voting.

Election Results



  • Janet C. Protasiewicz  -  310
  • Daniel Kelly  -  691
  • Write In  -   6

County Executive

  • Tom Nelson  -  326
  • Kevin M. Sturn -  625
  • Write In -  1

Town Board Chairperson

  • Douglas Wunderlich -  821
  • Write In -  13

Town Board Supervisor #1

  • Tavia Hopfensperger -  789
  • Write In -  3

Town Board Supervisor #2

  • Chad C Degal  -  793
  • Write In -   15

Dale Sanitary District 1 Commissioner

  • Charles Zehner -  110
  • Write In -  5

Hortonville School District School Board Town of Center

  • Douglas J Ellerman -  404
  • Write In -   4

Hortonville School District School Board Town of Ellington

  • Andrea Marcks-Ziegler -  395
  • Write In -  3

Hortonville School District School Board Village of Greenville

  • Brett Eidahl -  389
  • Write In -  3

School District of New London School Board Member

  • Pete Bosquez -  132
  • Cathy Zaddack -  170
  • Christ Martinson -  189
  • John Heideman – 199
  • Write In -  0


Question #1

  • Yes -  691
  • No -  257

Question #2

  • Yes -    741
  • No -   217

Question #3

  • Yes -   900
  • No -    86