Ald. Khalif Rainey
Press Release

Early voting starts today in Milwaukee


By - Oct 20th, 2020 10:07 am

Starting today, October 20th and running through Sunday, November 1st residents can vote in-person at one of several early voting sites in the City of Milwaukee. Alderman Khalif J. Rainey wants residents to know about all their voting options and to utilize in-person early voting if it fits their voting plan.

“Voting is a fundamental part of our democracy, and I’m asking all Milwaukee residents to exercise their right to vote by mail, early in-person, or at their polling place on Election Day. Regardless of your preferred method make sure your voice is heard,” Alderman Rainey said.

The following in-person early voting sites are open Monday – Friday from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. & Saturday – Sunday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.:

The following in-person early voting sites are open Monday – Tuesday from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m., Wednesday, Thursday & Friday from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday – Sunday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.:

  • Washington Park Library, 2121 N. Sherman Blvd.

Additionally, two other sites are open for in-person early voting on more limited hours. The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Student Union at 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd. will be open Monday – Friday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., and starting Wednesday, October 21st  Milwaukee Area Technical College located at 1101 N. 6th St. will be open Monday – Saturday from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Finally, Independence First located at 540 S. 1st St. and Manitoba School at 4040 W. Forest Home Ave. are available for in-person early voting by appointment only. Please note requests are honored based on the voter’s inability to vote at any of the other sites during the scheduled voting hours.  Please email to request an appointment.

Those voting at any in-person early voting site must have a photo ID. Voter registration is available at early voting sites and a proper proof of residence is required. Residents are also still able to request an absentee ballot online by visiting

NOTE: This press release was submitted to Urban Milwaukee and was not written by an Urban Milwaukee writer. It has not been verified for its accuracy or completeness.

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