Press Release County Executive Election

Ashley Reichert, County Clerk
Linda Doro, Chief Deputy Clerk

For Immediate Release: 9/25/19

Issued by: Ashley Reichert, Washington County Clerk


County Executive Position

 Washington County, WI – NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that at an election to be held in the several towns, villages, cities, wards, and election districts of the State of Wisconsin, Washington County, on Tuesday, April 7, 2020, the following office of County Executive is to be elected.

Interested candidates will need to complete and file a Campaign Finance Registration Statement (ETHCF-1), Declaration of Candidacy and Memorandum Regarding Felony Convictions (EL-162), and Nomination Paper for Nonpartisan Office (EL-169). Forms are available here:

The first day for candidates to circulate nomination papers for the 2020 Spring Election is December 1st. The required amount of signatures is at least 500, but not more than 1,000. The deadline for candidates to file nomination papers, declarations of candidacy, and campaign registration statements for the 2020 Presidential Preference Primary and Spring Election with the filing officer, the County Clerk, is 5:00 p.m. on January 7, 2020.

The County Executive will serve a term of 4 years, taking office on the 3rd Tuesday in April following the 2020 Presidential Preference Primary and Spring Election.

For more information, contact the County Clerk’s office at (262) 335-4301.