Vote Polk 2021

City Primary Election is Tuesday, October 5, 2021 (if a primary is needed)

Important dates to mark on your calendar:

  • July 27, 2021 - 70 days before the election. This is the first day a voter can request a ballot to be mailed to them for the upcoming PRIMARY election.

  • September 15, 2021 - The first day requested ballots can be mailed to you, as well as the first day for in-person voting at your local elections office.

  • September 20, 2021 - Pre-registration and the final day that ballots can be mailed to voters for the PRIMARY election only.

  • October 5, 2021 - Vote in-person at your polling place (see button above to find your location).  

 

NOTE:  If you are a candidate, the filing period is between August 9 - 26, 2021.

City/School General Election is Tuesday, November 2, 2021

Important dates to mark on your calendar:

  • August 24, 2021 - 70 days before the election. This is the first day a voter can request a ballot to be mailed to them for the upcoming GENERAL election.

  • October 13, 2021 - The first day requested ballots can be mailed to you, as well as the first day for in-person voting at your local elections office.

  • October 18, 2021 - Pre-registration and the final day that ballots can be mailed to voters for the GENERAL election only.

  • November 2, 2021 - Vote in-person at your polling place (see button above to find your location).  

 

NOTE:  If you are a candidate, the filing period is between August 23 - September 16, 2021.

 

On Election Day, polls are open from 7:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. Confirm your polling station here: https://sos.iowa.gov/elections/voterreg/pollingplace/search.aspx

 

And check your voter registration status: https://sos.iowa.gov/elections/voterreg/regtovote/search.aspx

 

 

You don’t want any last-second surprises on November 2nd!

Additional Resources:

 

Polk County Elections Office:

George Paletta Building

120 2nd Avenue, Suite A

Des Moines, IA 50309

 

Mon - Fri: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., except holidays

Phone (515) 286-3247

Fax (515) 286-2099

election@polkcountyiowa.gov

polkcountyiowa.gov/county-auditor/election/

 

Polk County Democrats

3839 Merle Hay Rd. Ste 209

Des Moines, IA 50310

 

Phone: (515) 314-5762

judy@polkdems.com

Not in Polk County? Find your County Auditor’s office here: https://sos.iowa.gov/elections/auditors/auditorslist.html

Still have questions?

Call (515) 286-3247