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Posted on: October 2, 2019

Early Voting Begins Monday, October 7, 2019 for City/School Elections

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Early, absentee voting begins Monday, October 7 for the combined City/School Election.   

Voting In-Person
Beginning Monday, October 7, individuals may vote in-person at the Election Services Department of the Auditor’s Office. The office is located in the Linn County Public Service Center, 935 2nd St. SW in Cedar Rapids. Office hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. 

Voting by Mail
Voters may also request to have an absentee ballot mailed to them. These voters may return their ballot by mail or hand-deliver their ballot to the Election Services Department. Ballots returned by mail must be postmarked on or before Monday, November 4 in order to be counted.

Satellite Voting
Satellite voting will be available at the Marion Public Library located at 1095 6th Ave. in Marion on October 26 from noon to 5 p.m. and October 28-30 from 3 to 8 p.m. 

Election Portal
Go to LinnCountyElections.org to gain access to all election-related information for Linn County. 

Dates and Deadlines

DateEvent / Deadline
October 7, 2019Absentee voting begins
October 25, 2019Last day to pre-register to vote for this election - Friday
October 25, 2019Last day to request an absentee ballot to be mailed
November 4, 2019Last day to vote absentee (Auditor's Office)
November 5, 2019Election Day


For questions regarding this election, call the Linn County Election Services Office at 319-892-5300, ext. 1 or email elections@LinnCounty.org.

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