Spring Election - April 7, 2015

   Sample Ballot for Whitnall SD, Wards 20, 22A, 22B
   Sample Ballot for Oak Creek-Franklin Joint SD, Wards 8, 12, 15A, 15B, 16
   Sample Ballot for Franklin SD, Wards 1-14, 15A, 15B, 16-21, 22A, 22B, 23


Absentee Voting to be Administered at Harmony House
9:00 am - Wednesday, April 1, 2015
9535 West Loomis Road

Special Voting Deputies appointed by the City of Franklin will be administering absentee voting for the residents of this facility for the April 7, 2015 election at the above time and place. 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.

Only observers from each of the two recognized political parties whose candidates for governor or president received the greatest number of votes in the municipality at the most recent general election may accompany the deputies to each facility where absentee voting will take place. The observers may observe the process of absentee ballot distribution in the common areas of the home, facility, or complex. Each party wishing to have an observer present shall submit the name of the observer to the clerk or board of election commissioners no later than the close of business on the last business day prior to the visit.

Family members of residents may be present at the time of voting.

If you have further questions, please contact: 

City Clerk Sandra L. Wesolowski
9229 W. Loomis Road
Franklin, WI 53132
414-425-7500 – phone


U.S. Supreme Court Decision Blocks Wisconsin Voter Photo ID Law

Late Thursday, October 9, 2014, the United States Supreme Court issued an order blocking implementation of Wisconsin's voter photo ID law for the November 4, 2014 General Election.  More information about the impact of this decision will be posted as soon as it becomes available.  Any information on this website stating that voter photo ID is in effect for the November 4, 2014 General Election should be disregarded.


Franklin Government District Viewer:  Click here to view instructions and disclaimer and access the interactive mapping application for distinguishing which Aldermanic, Ward, County Supervisor, and State Assembly/Senate District you reside in.   

Voter Registration:


Voter Registration Application & Instructions
Click here
to check current Voter Registration information.

To avoid long lines or possible lack of required registration documentation by those who have not previously registered and are registering at the polling locations on Election Day, eligible voters are encouraged to register to vote prior to an Election.  Voters already registered in the City of Franklin are also encouraged to contact the City Clerk’s office if your name has changed or you have moved within Franklin since you last voted in Franklin. Check your current registration information by contacting the Franklin City Clerk’s office or access the information directly here. Residents that are not registered to vote in the City of Franklin can download and fill out the Voter Registration Application and instructions, which includes a section for changing information such as your name or address, or contact the City Clerk's office at 425-7500.  No voter registration can occur on Saturday, Sunday, or Monday before an Election; however, qualified voters can still register on Election Day at their correct polling location.  The requirement for residing in a municipality prior to an Election is now 28 consecutive days. 

Absentee Ballots:

Application for Absentee Ballot

Following submittal to the Clerk's office of a completed Application for an Absentee Ballot, registered voters can receive a ballot in the mail or can vote in person at the City Clerk's office.  (Absentee voting in the City Clerk's office is now restricted to the 2 weeks before an Election and ends at the close of business the Friday before an Election.)     



Polling Hours:  7 a.m .to 8 p.m.

Polling Locations:                       Aldermanic Districts Map 

District 1 Franklin City Hall, 9229 W. Loomis Road  Map
District 2 Franklin Law Enforcement Center, 9455 W. Loomis Road  Map
District 3 The Polish Center of Wisconsin, 6941 S. 68th Street  Map
District 4 Milwaukee County Sports Complex, 6000 W. Ryan Road  Map
District 5 Milwaukee County Sports Complex, 6000 W. Ryan Road  Map
District 6 St. Martin of Tours Church, 7963 S. 116th Street  Map


City Clerk's Office
9229 W. Loomis Road
Franklin, WI  53132

Phone:  414-425-7500
Fax:  414-425-6428
Hours:  M-F, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Sandra L. Wesolowski, City Clerk