Starting today, all eligible voters residing within the Ballard CSD can vote at the Story County Auditor’s Office. Office hours are 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday. The Auditor’s Office is located on the second floor of the Story County Administration Building, 900 6th Street, Nevada. The last day to vote in person at the Auditor’s Office is Monday, February 1st, until 5 pm.
Voters can request a mailed absentee ballot by filling out the “Official Iowa Absentee Ballot Request Form.” These forms, as well as a sample ballot and complete election information, are available on the Story County Website at www.storycountyiowa.gov, under the Auditor and Elections link.
The last day to request a mailed absentee ballot is Friday, January 29th.
An absentee ballot received in the mail can be returned by the following methods:
1. Mail—an envelope is provided and postage is pre-paid. The postmark must be no later than Monday, February 1st.
2. In person—you may deliver your ballot to the County Auditor’s office. The deadline is 8:00 p.m. on Election Day, Tuesday, February 2nd.
3. By Designee—have someone else to mail or deliver the ballot for you. The instructions found in your Absentee Ballot packet will include a receipt which you may use for this purpose.
Polling place location:
Any eligible voter within the Ballard Community School District may vote at the 3C's Safe Room located at 515 N. Main Ave., Huxley, IA 50124.
The deadline to register to vote for the special election is 5:00 pm, Friday, January 22nd. All forms must be received in the Auditor’s Office by the deadline. After that date, Election Day Registration procedures will apply.
For questions or other election information, contact the Story County Auditor’s Office at 515-382-7217 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.