Election

City of Ankeny - Special Election to Fill-A-Vacancy

City of Ankeny - Special Election Information

 

Any Ankeny resident interested in running for the Council seat can file an Affidavit of Candidacy and nomination papers with the Polk County Election Office beginning Jan. 4, 2022.  274 Signatures minimum required.   Nomination papers are available from the Iowa Secretary of State Website.  

The deadline to file is Feb. 4, 2022.

The special election will be held on March 29, 2022.  Polls Open from 7:00a - 8:00p.   If more than 2 candidates file for the Vacancy a Primary election will be held on Tuesday, March 1st. 

Absentee Ballot Form:

  • Absentee Requests by Mail will be accepted January 18th - March 14th. 
  • Absentee Ballots requested will be Mailed out March 9th - March 14th.
  • Absentee Voting at the Polk County Election Office (120 2nd Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50309) will be available from March 9th - March 28th.  

Precinct Locations:

All Precinct Locations for the Ankeny City Special Election will be available shortly. 

Voter Registration Form PDF                                   Online Voter Registration Link via Iowa DOT