In-person absentee voting is underway in La Crosse

Ten candidates are on the ballot for Mayor

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) – Voters can begin casting their ballots for La Crosse’s next mayor.

In-person absentee voting started Tuesday morning at La Crosse City Hall ahead of the primary election.

Ten candidates are on the ballot to replace current Mayor Tim Kabat.

Voting is open weekdays except Wednesday from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. through February 11th.

On Friday February 12th, voting is open from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m.

“We had a lot of learning opportunities throughout 2020. Going into the spring elections 2021, we’ve got a pretty good handle on what we need to do,” said La Crosse’s interim city clerk Nikki Elsen.

The top two candidates will advance to April’s general election.

Voters in La Crosse and around the state can also vote in the primary election.

More details are available on the City of La Crosse’s website.