Voting/ Elections


Location: Town Hall/Garage, N7717 County Rd B., Spring Valley
Hours: 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Spring Primary - February 15, 2022
Spring General - April 5, 2022
Fall Primary - August 9, 2022
General Election - November 8, 2022


Voter registration is required. The residency requirement is 28 days. The registration form is available online at Please include a copy of your proof of residency when registering by mail (usually copy of drivers license if it has current address on it.) The new law DOES NOT allow voter registration or absentee voting on the Monday before any election, so plan ahead. You may register on election days.


Once it has been determined you are a registered voter, you will be asked to sign the poll book. If you refuse to sign, you will not be allowed to vote.


You MUST be a registered voter to get an absentee ballot. Your request for an absentee ballot must be in writing. You may e-mail the town clerk to make that request or you can get an absentee application online at You must plan ahead as the new law states NO ABSENTEE VOTING WILL TAKE PLACE ON MONDAY BEFORE ANY ELECTION.


The Town Chair, Supervisors, Clerk and Treasurer are elected in April of odd-numbered years and serve a two-year term. Candidates for these positions are nominated by town residents at the town caucus, which is held in January of odd numbered years. All town residents are invited to nominate persons for these positions at the caucus. The date for caucus is set at the December Town Board meeting in even numbered years.


The Town of Spring Lake has two wards for the purpose of electing county board supervisors. Ward 1 is the largest of the two wards and is represented by County Board Supervisory District 10. The Town Hall/garage is located in Ward 1. Ward 2 is represented by County Board Supervisory District 9. The boundary for Ward 2 is all that part of the town lying north of 770th Ave. and west of County Rd. 128

Contact the Town Clerk with questions about voter registration, absentee ballots, and other election information