Excerpt of Village Code Regarding Political Signs

Chapter 540. Signs

§ 540-3. Signs not requiring a permit.

A.Political signs. Signs containing a political message shall be permitted under the following conditions:

(1)The display of any such signs shall be limited to a period beginning on the first day for circulation of nomination papers by candidates and ending on the day of the election.

(2)Political signs shall not exceed six square feet if such size limitation is necessary to ensure traffic or pedestrian safety.

(3)The candidate, party or parties responsible for the erection or distribution of any such signs shall be jointly and severally liable for the removal of the sign(s) within three days after the primary, general, or special election to which they refer.

(4)No permit shall be required for such a sign.

(5)Political signs are not permitted on public property, rights-of-way, or within 100 feet from a polling place entrance.
[Added 8-13-2002 by Ord. No. 2002-12]


Spring Primary Election (if required) Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Spring Election Tuesday, April 3, 2018
Partisan Primary, Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Fall General Election, November 6, 2018


Where & When

Voting hours are 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. 
Voting locations in the Village: 
  • Police Department
    Wards 1, 2, 3, and 4
    7300 N Santa Monica Blvd
    Fox Point WI 53217
  • Longacre Pavilion
    Wards 5, 6, 7, 8, and 9
    7343 N Longacre Road
    Fox Point WI 53217
If you are unsure of where to vote, visit the My Vote Wisconsin website.

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Voter Photo ID

Wisconsin requires voters to show Photo ID.  The following types of Photo ID’s are acceptable:

  • Wisconsin driver license expiring 11/8/16 or later
  • Wisconsin DOT-issued photo ID card expiring 11/8/16 or later
  • U.S. Passport expiring 11/8/16 or later
  • US Uniformed Services card expiring 11/8/16 or later
  • Certificate of Naturalization issued within last 2 years
  • Unexpired (or expired if it has expired since the last November General Election, 11/8/16) Wisconsin Driver, State, or IDPP receipt
  • Expired ID card issued by a federally recognized Indian tribe in Wisconsin
  • Wisconsin accredited university/college ID with issuance date, signature, and expiration within 2 years of issuance, and proof of current enrollment
  • Veteran Affairs ID card 
If you do not have a Wisconsin driver license or ID, you may obtain one for free HERE.
Wisconsin now requires a photo ID to vote.  Make sure you have the right photo ID or find information on how to get the right identification at BRINGITWISCONSIN