Notice is hereby given to the qualified electors of the Cherokee Community School District in Cherokee County, that a Special Election will be held on Tuesday, December 4, 2012, from 7 a.m. until 8 p.m.
Poll Location is at the Cherokee Community Center, upper level, south room, at 530 W Bluff St., Cherokee.
The Special Election will be held to answer if the following public measure, stated here in summary form, shall be adopted:
Absentee Ballots are now available: Absentee Ballots for the upcoming Special Election are available in the Cherokee County Auditor's Office located in the Cherokee County Courthouse at 520 W Main, Cherokee, IA. You may vote absentee at the Auditor's Office until 5:00 p.m., Monday, December 3, 2012.
To Receive an Absentee Ballot by Mail: If you will be unable to vote on the scheduled Election Day, then you may stop in or call the Auditor's office at 225-6704 to receive an Absentee Request Form. The form may also be downloaded on the county's website at: www.cherokeecountyiowa.com/electionmain.... or through the Secretary of State's website at: sos.iowa.gov/elections/pdf/absenteeballotapp.pdf
Send your Completed Absentee Ballot Request Form to: The Cherokee County Auditor, 520 W Main St, Drawer H, Cherokee, IA 51012. Deadline for receipt of request by the Auditor is Friday, November 30, 2012, at 5 p.m.
Absentee Ballot Return Deadline: Ballots returned by mail must be postmarked by Monday, Dec. 3, 2012, or you may hand deliver your voted ballot to the Auditor's office by 8 p.m. the day of the election.
Any voter who is physically unable to enter the polling place has the right to vote in the voter's vehicle. For further information, please contact the county auditor's office at 712-225-6704 or by email at email@example.com.