COUNTY CLERK STAFF
Janet Geisler, County Clerk; Rose Ziel, Deputy Clerk; Robin Fisher, Chief Deputy
Crawford County Clerk
225 North Beaumont Road, Suite 210
Prairie du Chien, WI 53821
Welcome to the Crawford County Clerk's website. The Clerk's office is located in the Crawford County Administration Building, 225 North Beaumont Road, Suite 210,Prairie du Chien
Office Hours - 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Open over the lunch hour)
Holidays observed are located on the front page of the County's website.
The duties of the County Clerk are contained in 59.23 of the State Statutes. The County Clerk's office provides a wide variety of services to the public such as: issuing marriage licenses; issuing hunting and fishing licenses; issuing dog licenses; issuing temporary license plates; County Board proceedings; election results and general financial accounts of the County. Please feel free to telephone or e-mail if you need additional information.
It is the goal of the County Clerk's office to serve the public in an efficient and courteous manner.
Janet Geisler, Crawford County Clerk
Staff: Robin Fisher, Chief Deputy Clerk; Rose Ziel, Deputy Clerk
IMPORTANT UPDATE - RESIDENCY REQUIREMENT
For purposes of determining an individual's residency for voting, an individual need only reside in an election district or ward for 10 consecutive days before any election where the individual offers to vote to be eligible.
VOTER PHOTO ID REQUIRED
A photo ID is required to receive a ballot in all special and regular elections.
Examples of acceptable photo IDs:
- Wisconsin Driver License
- Wisconsin State ID Card
- Military ID Card
- US Passport Book or Card
- Driver License Receipt issued by the WI DOT, within 45 days of issuance
- ID issued by a federally recognized Wisconsin Indian Tribe
- Veterans Affairs ID Card
- A photo ID issued by a Wisconsin accredited university or college, or technical college along with an enrollment verification document. Valid for two years from date of issuance.
If you do not have a valid Wisconsin Driver License or State ID you can receive a free State ID from the local DMV if you specifically request a free ID for voting purposes. If you do not have a birth certificate, the DMV can help with that too.
MyVote Wisconsin Website
At myvote.wi.gov you can register to vote, check your voter registration status, find your polling place, see what's on your ballot, request an absentee ballot and check provisional ballot status.
Members of the US military, their spouses and dependents are eligible to receive an absentee ballot on-line until 5:00 pm on election day. Members of the military do not need to be registered to get an absentee ballot.