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2022 General Election

November 8, 2022

General Election
A General Election is the election in which federal and state officers, members of Congress and of the general assembly, county and township officers, and other officers appear on the ballot. General Elections are held the 1st Tuesday after the 1st Monday in November of each even-numbered year.

Archived Election Details

The following county offices on the General Election ballot are:

CANDIDATE FILING  - (NPPO) NON-PARTY CANDIDATES & CANDIDATES NOMINATED BY PETITION

Starting Monday August 8th through Wednesday, August 31, 2022, at 5 p.m.

 Signature requirements on nomination petition:
•    
Non-Party Candidates                          75
•    Candidates nominated by petition     75

Affidavit of Candidacy

Nomination Petition for Non-Partisan Offices

CANDIDATE FILING  - AGRICULTURAL EXTENSION COUNCIL, SOIL & WATER CONSERVATION DISTRICT COMMISSIONER.

No start date through Wednesday, August 31, 2022, at 5 p.m.

 Signature requirements on nomination petition:
•    
Agricultural Extension Council            25
•    Soil & Water Conservation Board        25

Affidavit of Candidacy

Nomination Petition for Non-Partisan Offices

VOTER REGISTRATION DEADLINE:

Pre-registration deadline for voter registration closes at 5:00 p.m. on Monday, October 24, 2022. Person(s) wishing to participate in this election who register to vote after October 24, 2022, will need to register at the polls on election day or vote in person at the Auditors office. Identification will be required (current & valid photo ID card with an expiration date, example Drivers License or State ID).                                                                                    AND proof of residency in their voting precinct (if Driver's License does not have current address).         

If you intend to register and vote on election day, please be patient with the poll worker, due to the extra processing it takes to complete this process at the polls on election day.

Voter Registration

 

ABSENTEE BALLOT REMINDERS:

Þ Tuesday, August 30th is the first day to submit an absentee ballot request.

Absentee Ballot Request Form

Þ Wednesday, October 19th is the first day to vote absentee in the Auditor’s Office & the first day absentee ballots may be mailed.

Þ Monday, October 24th at 5 p.m. is the deadline to request an absentee ballot to be mailed.

Þ The Auditor’s Office will be open Saturday, November 5th 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. for absentee voting purposes.

 

 Click below for more important dates for the General Election.

General Election Dates

 

Sample Ballots (PDF)

This webpage was printed on February 1, 2023. For the most current election-related information, visit the Des Moines County, Iowa, Elections website at https://dmcountyelections.iowa.gov/.
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