City/School Election

City/School Election
November 2, 2021

Filing Period
Nomination papers must be filed with the appropriate city clerk/school secretary during the filing period. They cannot be filed before or after the filing period. The filing period is:
     First day: Monday, August 23, 2021
     Last day: Thursday, September 16, 2021 – 5:00 p.m. 

Contact your appropriate filing officer for more information or the auditor's office, 712-297-7741.

Wednesday, October 13

  • In-Person absentee voting begins in auditor's office
Monday, October 18
  • Auditor's office open until 5 p.m.
  • Voter pre-registration deadline
  • Voters may use election day registration procedures to register to vote after the pre-registration deadline.
  • Deadline to request an absentee ballot by mail
Monday, November 1
  • Last day to vote in-person by absentee ballot at the auditor's office
Tuesday, November 2
  • Election Day: polls open 7 a.m. until 8 p.m.
  • Deadline to receive absentee ballots in the  auditor's office by the time polls close