Cedar County City/School Election
November 2, 2021
Beginning in 2019, School and City Elections will be combined and held in November of odd-numbered years. A City election is used to elect the Mayor and Council Members and any other elected city officials. A School Election is an election to select School Board members for school districts within Cedar County.
Candidate filing begins August 23, 2021 and the last day to file is on September 16, 2021 at 5:00 p.m.
City candidates and School Board candidates will file the Affidavit of Candidacy and Nomination Petition to their respective City Clerk or School Board Secretary. EXCEPTION: Candidates filing for positions in the City of Clarence will file with the County Auditor.
Pre-Registration deadline for voter registration closes at 5:00 p.m., Monday, October 18. Persons wishing to participate in this election who register to vote after October 18 will be required to provide proof of identification (i.e. current and valid photo identification card with an expiration date), AND proof of residency in their voting precinct, when they go to the polls on election day, or when they request an absentee ballot in-person. Other provisions may also apply. Persons not registered to vote by October 18, should expect a longer processing time at the polls on election day.
- Absentee Ballots will be available beginning Wednesday, October 13, for mail and in-person voting. Download the absentee ballot request form here. Requests for absentee ballots must be in writing and should be mailed or delivered to: Cedar County Auditor, 400 Cedar Street, Tipton, Iowa 52772
- The last day an absentee ballot may be mailed to a voter for this election is Monday, October 18.
- The last day to in-person absentee vote in the office of the Cedar County Auditor is 4:00 p.m. on Monday, November 1.
All absentee ballots must be received at the Auditor's Office by 8:00 p.m. on Election Day to be considered on time to be counted.
POLLS WILL BE OPEN FROM 7:00 A.M. TO 8:00 P.M.
Results Available on Election Night
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