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2021 City Primary

October 5, 2021

Primary Election
The Primary Election is an election to determine which candidates will qualify for the General Election for a given party. In Iowa you must be a member of the political party of which you wish to vote for in order to participate; known as a “closed primary”. The primary election is held on the 1st Tuesday following the 1st Monday in June of each even-numbered year.

Official Election Results

22/21 Precincts Counted

Archived Election Details

City Primary for City of Council Bluffs Hours for Voting on Election Day is 7:00 am to 8:00 pm

We had to move precinct CB14 from Camelot Village to Bethany Presbyterian.  Bethany Presbyterian is located at 1900 S 7th St.  

Sept. 15 - First Day to Vote in Person

Sept. 20 - Voter Pre-Registration Deadline


Sample Ballots (PDF)

This webpage was printed on April 15, 2024. For the most current election-related information, visit the Pottawattamie County, Iowa, Elections website at
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