W8792 Center Avenue, Medford, WI 54451
VOTING & ELECTIONS
The US Constitution stated in Amendment XV, which was ratified by the states in
1870: "Section 1. The right of citizens of the United States to vote shall not be
denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of race, color, or
previous condition of servitude.” Residents of the Town of Hammel are encouraged
to utilize this right and vote.
Registering to vote can be performed at the polling location on the day of an election
or prior to voting. Requirements to register to vote include filling out a registration form.
This registration form will require:
Providing your Wisconsin driver’s license number or your Wisconsin Department of
Transportation-issued ID number. If you do not have either of these, provide the last 4 digits
of your Social Security Number.
Providing your full name, birthday, phone number, and email address.
You must include a copy of ID that proves where you live. The following IDs are accepted:
A Wisconsin driver’s license or ID card
Any other ID card or license issued by a Wisconsin government agency or unit
An employee ID card with a photograph (but not a business card)
A real property tax bill or receipt for 2015 or 2016
A residential lease (doesn’t count if you submit the form by mail)
A photo ID from a university, college or technical college with a fee receipt
A photo ID from a university, college or technical college with an on-campus housing
listing provided by the university, college, or technical college to the municipality
A utility bill dated within 90 days of when you register
A bank statement, a paycheck, a check, or other government-issued document
Homeless Voters Only: A letter from an organization that provides services to the
homeless that identifies you and describes the location designated as your residence
for voting purposes
The Town of Hammel polling location is the town hall located at W8792 Center Avenue, Medford,
For further information on Wisconsin elections, how to register, and more, visit the State of
Wisconsin Government Accountability Board website.
Remember, identification is required on election day.