Current Elections

November 2, 2021 City/School Elections - Polls open 7am-8pm

Candidate Filing Period:  Monday, August 23 through Thursday, September 16.

City Offices:  File in office of County Auditor
Find a nomination petition form here.
See required number of signatures by city here.
Find an affidavit of candidacy here.
Find current City Officeholders with terms of office here.


School District Offices:  File in office of School Secretary
Find a nomination petition form here.
Community College Trustee candidates:  Find a nomination petition form here.
See required number of signatures by district here.
All candidates:  Find an affidavit of candidacy here.
Find current School Board Officeholders with terms of office here.

Calendar

Monday, August 23 - Candidate filing begins.
Tuesday, August 24 - First day to request an absentee ballot by mail.
Thursday, September 16 - Candidate filing ends.
Thursday, September 16 - Auditor's Office open until 5 pm.
Saturday, September 18 - Absentee ballots shall be available for transmittal to uniformed and overseas citizens.
Tuesday, September 21 - Candidate withdrawal deadline.
Tuesday, September 21 - Deadline for objecting to candidate filings.
Tuesday, September 21 - Auditor's Office open until 5 pm.
Monday, October 4 - Deadline to petition for satellite voting locations.
Wednesday, October 13 - First day to mail out domestic absentee ballots.
Wednesday, October 13 - First day to vote absentee in person in Auditor's Office or at satellite location.
Monday, October 18 - Pre-registration deadline.
Monday, October 18 - Deadline to request absentee ballot by mail.
Monday, October 18 - Auditor's Office open until 5 pm.
Friday, October 29 - Auditor's Office open until 5 pm.
Monday, November 1 - Last day to vote absentee at Auditor's Office.
Monday, November 1 - Auditor's Office open until 5 pm.
Tuesday, November 2 - City/School Elections.  Polls open from 7 am until 8 pm.
Tuesday, November 2 - Absentee ballots must be received by 8 pm to be eligible for counting, except for uniformed and overseas voters and "Safe at Home" voters.
Tuesday, November 9 - Board of Supervisors certifies election at official canvass.
Tuesday, November 30 - Date of Runoff Election, if necessary (Cedar Falls and Waterloo only)