Frequently Asked Questions
Find answers to the most frequently asked elections questions.
- How do I register to vote?
- Update Your Voter Registration or Register Online Must have an Iowa Driver's License or Non-operator ID
- What is on the ballot? Enter your address to view a sample ballot.
- How do I request an absentee ballot?
- Track your absentee ballot.
- Where do I vote? Enter your address to find your polling location.
- Who are my elected officials?
- Positions to be on the November 2, 2021 ballot (PDF).
- Pre-registration ends Monday, October 18, 2021 at 5 p.m. (PDF)
- Absentee ballot request forms (PDF) for a ballot to be sent by mail must be received in the office by Monday, October 18, 2021 at 5 p.m.
- In-person absentee voting will begin on Wednesday, October 13 and continue through Monday, November 1 until 5 p.m.
- On election day, voters will need to vote at their general election poll location. Find your polling location at www.linncountyelections.org/lookup.
- Find your sample ballot and poll location at www.linncountyelections.org/lookup..
- Candidate Signature Requirements (PDF)
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