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    Voter Information

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    Am I Registered To Vote In Iowa?

    Search the Iowa Secretary of State's web site to see if you are currently registered to vote.

    How Do I Register To Vote?

    120 2nd Avenue
    Des Moines, IA 50309

    Official Iowa Registration Forms are also available at the Kirkendall Public Library Reference Desk.

    Where Do I Vote?

    On Election Day, you must vote in the precinct where you live. Locate your precinct or polling place online through the Iowas Secretary of State's web site.

    You may also contact the Polk County Auditor, Jamie Fitzgerald, at 515-286-3247 to find out where the polling place for your precinct will be and when the list of precinct polling places and sample ballots will be printed.

    When Do I Vote?

    Polling places will be open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. for city elections.

    Polling places will be open from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. for state and federal level primary and general elections.

    Absentee Voting

    To vote absentee, download and complete the Official Absentee Ballot Request Form.

    Polk County residents should mail completed form to the county auditor's office:

    120 2nd Avenue
    Des Moines, IA 50309

    Additional Information

    For more voter/election information, visit the web site of the Iowa Secretary of State.