Polk County Auditor

City / School Combined 11-5-19

2019 Combined City / School Election 

November 5, 2019

Polling Places   List of Candidates   Publication  

Election - Important Dates

Address - 120 2nd Ave., Suite A Des Moines, IA 50309

October 7 – First day absentee ballot may be mailed or voted in the office 

In office absentee voting begins October 7th @ 8:00 AM (8 - 5 M-F)

October 25 – Voter preregistration deadline and deadline to request an absentee ballot by mail.  Election office open until 5:00 PM for voter registration.  Voters may use Election Day registration procedures to register to vote after the preregistration deadline.

November 4 - 5:00 PM Last day to vote absentee in person at the election office.  Absentee ballots must be postmarked by this date and received by noon on Tuesday, November 13, to be considered on time to be counted.

November 5 - Election Day.  Find your Polling Place  Polls Open 7:00 AM to 8:00 PM November 5th


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Ankeny School District

Ballard School District

Bondurant-Farrar School District

Carlisle School District

Collins-Maxwell School District

Dallas Center-Grimes School District

Des Moines School District

Johnston School District

Madrid School District

North Polk School District

Saydel School District

Southeast Polk School District

Urbandale School District

West DM School District

Woodward-Granger School District

Questions?  Call (515) 286-3247

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Main Office

Administration Building
111 Court Avenue, Room 230
Des Moines, IA 50309
Mon - Fri: 8 - 5, except holidays


Phone: (515) 286-3080

Fax: (515) 286-3608


Election Office

George Paletta Building
120 2nd Avenue, Suite A
Des Moines, IA 50309 
Mon - Fri: 8 - 5, except holidays


Phone: (515) 286-3247

Fax: (515) 286-2099


Central Accounting

Administration Building
111 Court Avenue, Room 315
Des Moines, IA 50309 
Mon - Fri: 8 - 5, except holidays


Phone: (515) 286-3753

Fax: (515) 323-5253