2022 General Election

Timeline

  •  October 19, 2022—Absentee Ballots Ready. First day absentee ballots may be voted in the Auditor’s office and mailed out. Auditor's office is located 4th floor of the Courthouse, 720 Central Ave. Or in-person voting can take place at the adjacent Old Jail. Office hours 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
  • October 22, 2022--Auditor's Office and Old Jail, 720 Central Ave will be open from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.
  •  October 24, 2022—Worry-Free Postmark Date. Mailed voter registration forms which are postmarked on or before today are considered on time to be pre-registered for the primary election even if they are received after the pre-registration deadline.
  •  October 24, 2022—Voter Pre-Registration Deadline. The deadline to pre-register to vote for the General Election is 5:00 p.m. Voters may still register after this date, but need to show both ID and proof of residence. 
  •  October 24, 2022—Absentee Ballot by Mail Request Deadline. Deadline is 5:00 p.m. Postmarks do not count.
  • October 26, 2022--Satellite Early Voting at Clarke University Atrium, 1550 Clarke Dr, Dubuque, IA 8:30 am to 2:30 pm. Open to all voters in Dubuque County to vote early, register to vote, or return a voted ballot that was mailed to them.
  • November 4, 2022--Satellite Early Voting at Worthington Community Center, 216 1st Avenue West, Worthington, IA. 7:30 am to 1:30 pm. Open to all voters in Dubuque County to vote early, register to vote, or return a voted ballot that was mailed to them.
  •  November 5, 2022—Auditor’s office and Old Jail, 720 Central Ave open 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  •  November 7, 2022—Absentee Ballot In-Person Deadline.  Last day to request and vote an absentee ballot in person at the Auditor’s Office or Old Jail, 720 Central Ave. Last day to fix incomplete affidavits. 
  •  November 8, 2022GENERAL ELECTION DAY. Polls open from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Absentee Ballot Deadline 8:00 p.m.
  •  November 14, 2022—Canvass of Votes
  •  November 17, 2022—Recount Request Deadline. Auditor’s office open until 5:00 p.m.