Primary Election information for Cedar County, Iowa.


Cedar County Iowa - Primary Election Information

Primary Elections are held in even number years in June.  A Primary election is held for members of poltical parties to nominate candidates for the upcoming General Election.tes for a subsequentrties and does not make use of the public apparatus for holding elections

JUNE 5, 2018

February 5, 2018                First day to accept absentee requests

March 5, 2018                    County Candidate filing begns

March 28, 2018                   County Candidate filing deadline @ 5pm

March 30, 2018                   Withdrawal deadline

April 2, 2018                       Objection deadline

April 3, 2018                       Substitution deadline

April 19, 2018                     Satellite voting petition deadline @ 5pm

May 7, 2018                        First day to vote absentee in-office and
                                          First day to mail absentee ballots

May 21, 2018                      Worry free postmark for new voter

May 25, 2018                      Voter pre-registration deadline
                                          Deadline to request absentee by mail
                                          Public test 9am
                                          Open until 5pm

June 1, 2018                       Last day to review absentee affidavits until 5pm

June 2, 2018                       Office open for absentee 8am-4pm

June 4, 2018                       Last day to vote absenete in-office
                                          Last day to fix affidavits
                                          Absentee ballot postmark deadline
                                          Open until 5pm

June 5, 2018                       ELECTION DAY- Polls open from 7am-9pm

June 7, 2018                       Provisional ballots posted

June 11, 2018                     Absentee ballot deadline-Noon-Must be postmarked by
                                          June 4th or earlier

June 12, 2018                     County Canvass of votes

June 15, 2018                     Recount deadline- Open until 5pm

June 19, 2018                     Write-in nominee filing deadline


Sample Ballots



Cedar County Candidate lists


State Candidate Certification



Voter Registration Form

Absentee Ballot Request Form




polling Sites  

Snowmobiling in Cedar County, Iowa

Happy cattle come from Iowa!

Herbert Hoover Library and Museum located in West Branch, Iowa

Cedar Valley Park Located 7 miles southwest of Tipton, Iowa is a combination of 228 acres of river bottomland and upland forest.