Ballot drop boxes open Tuesday in Madison

MADISON, Wis. — The City of Madison’s ballot drop off boxes open on Tuesday for the February spring primary.

The boxes provide a secure way for absentee voters to return their ballots to the Madison clerk’s office. Two sworn election officials retrieve the ballots from their assigned boxes and place the ballots in a ballot bag with a tamper-evident seal. Ballots will be collected daily until Feb. 14. Retrieved ballots are immediately returned to the clerk’s office.

Here is a list of ballot drop off boxes in the city:

  • Fire Station 1: 316 W Dayton St.
    • Box is located just east of the main driveway.
  • Fire Station 2: 421 Grand Canyon Dr.
    • Box is located on west side of Grand Teton Pkwy before the station’s back driveway.
  • Fire Station 3: 1217 Williamson St.
    • Box is located in small garden just outside station front door. Walk-up traffic only.
  • Fire Station 4: 1437 Monroe St.
    • Box is located just east of driveway right across from the badger at Camp Randall. Just beneath the Madison: Solar America City sign.
  • Fire Station 5: 4418 Cottage Grove Rd.
    • Box is located on Atlas Ave between the bus stop and the station’s back driveway.
  • Fire Station 6: 825 W Badger Rd.
    • Box is located behind station on west side of Perry St just south of Madison College driveway.
  • Fire Station 8: 3945 Lien Rd.
    • Box is located east of station on east side of Parkside Dr.
  • Fire Station 9: 201 N Midvale Blvd.
    • Box is located behind station on west side of Meadow Ln.
  • Fire Station 10: 1517 Troy Dr.
    • Box is located on north side of station near the intersection of Troy Dr and Hanover St.
  • Fire Station 11: 4011 Morgan Way
    • Box is located behind station on east side of Crossing Pl between station driveway and intersection of Crossing Pl and Nelson Rd.
  • Fire Station 12: 400 South Point Rd.
    • Box is located just north of station on South Point Rd near intersection of South Point Rd and Briar Haven Dr.
  • Fire Station 13: 6350 Town Center Dr.
    • Box is located just east of station driveway on north side of Town Center Dr.
  • Fire Station 14: 3201 Dairy Dr.
    • Box is located just north of station driveway near intersection of Dairy Dr and Prairie Dock Dr.
  • Elver Park Shelter: 1250 McKenna Blvd.
    • Box is located in island of the circle drive near the park shelter.