Running for Local Office

The City Council and Municipal Judge are elected in the spring of each year. If running for the Municipal Judge, please contact Rock County for more information.


The City Council is made up of the Mayor and six Council members .  The terms are 2 years each. There are two council members representing each of the three aldermanic districts. Please see voting map for your district. District 1 is indicated in purple. District 2  is indicated in red and District 3 is indicated in blue.


Documents & Deadlines

State Statute requires that individuals seeking election complete: Declaration of Candidacy, Campaign Registration Statement and Nomination Papers. These forms are available below, or on line at the Government Accountability Board web site.


Individuals interested in running for local office may begin to circulate nomination papers around December 1 of the year preceding the election year.


All forms must be completed and submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the first Tuesday in January of the election year unless otherwise dictated by the Government Accountability Board.


Any questions in regards to running for an office you may contact the City Clerk at the 608-884-3341.


Election Forms


Government Accountability Board

Declaration of Candidacy 
Campaign Registration Statement  
Nomination paper   

Article Regarding Common Candidate Mistakes 






Edgerton City Hall

12 Albion St

Edgerton, WI 53534


Phone: (608) 884-3341

Fax: (608) 884-8892

2020 Election Dates


November 3, 2020

General Election


          Official Website of the City of Edgerton, 12 Albion St, Edgerton, Wisconsin 53534 (608) 884-3341 Rock & Dane County