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Elections by Year


2021 City/School Election

November 2, 2021

City/School Election
Beginning in 2019, School and City Elections will be combined and held in November of odd-numbered years. A City election is used to elect the Mayor and Council Members and any other elected city officials. In Pottawattamie, the cities of Carter Lake and Council Bluffs have provisions where if enough candidates file to run for Mayor or City Council a city primary election would be held in October to determine the candidates for the regular city election in November. The city of Avoca has a runoff election provision. A School Election is an election to select School Board members for school districts within Pottawattamie County.

Official Election Results

All Precincts Counted

Archived Election Details

Hours for voting on Election Day is 7:00 am to 8:00 pm

Candidates Information

Candidates Information

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

We had to move precinct CB19 from Twin Cities Christian Church to My Father's House.  My Father's House is located at 3205 Renner Drive.

CB04 will be voting at New Life Fellowship Church.  They are located at 1211 N 24th St.

CB05 will be voting at Broadway Christian Church.  They are located at 2658 Avenue A.

Oct. 13 - First day to Vote in person

Oct. 18 - Voter Pre-Registration Deadline

Oct. 18 - Last day the Auditor's Office can mail out absentee ballots.  The absentee ballot request form must be received in our office by 5:00 pm on October 18.

Nov. 1 - Last day to vote in person at the Auditor's Office.

Sample Ballots (PDF)

This webpage was printed on April 19, 2024. For the most current election-related information, visit the Pottawattamie County, Iowa, Elections website at
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