Current Elections

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

Absentee Voting.  To see a news release on absentee voting, click here.

Candidates.  To see a list of city and school district candidates and public measures, click here.  

New Voting Laws.  For a Q & A on new voting laws as they affect this election, click here.


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)

September 14, 2021 Hudson Special Election

Shall the Board of Trustees of Hudson Municipal Electric Utility, City of Hudson, in the County of Black Hawk, State of Iowa, be authorized to discontinue and dispose of the municipally owned electric utility, known as Hudson Municipal Electric utility, by sale?

Yes:  444
No:  27

Official Summary Results and Turnout - click here.
Official Precinct by Precinct Results - click here.