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Of the over 3 million people in Iowa, 62,230 live in Council Bluffs!

Election Information

School Elections

Visit this page for information about upcoming school board elections.




2017 School Board Election on September 12. 2017 

Information for Candidates “Candidates Guide to the School Election”



Absentee Ballots Available
Absentee ballot request forms are available below and on Iowa Secretary of State website. All absentee ballots should be requested in time to allow for mailing, as they are due to the Election Office on the second floor of the Pottawattamie County courthouse prior to election day.
Absentee Ballot Request Form


Election Day polling sites include: (note they are different than city elections)
Carter Lake City Hall, 950, Locust Street
Crescent Fire Hall, 102  W. Florence
Bethany Presbyterian Church , 1900 S 7th Street,Council Bluffs
Broadway Methodist Church, 11 S 1st Street, Council Bluffs
Epworth Methodist Church, 2447 Avenue B, Council Bluffs
Queen of Apostles Catholic Church, 3304 4th Avenue, Council Bluffs

Find out where you vote

To see if you are registered to vote, to print off forms to become registered, please click for more information and select the following links:


Click the following links for more information:

County Election page

Voter Registration Form