FREMONT COUNTY, IOWA
Dee Owen, Auditor
Commissioner of Elections
506 Filmore ST
P.O. Box 610
Sidney, IA 51652
5, 2018, a Primary Election will be held for Federal, State and
Local candidates. Nominees will be elected to be on the ballot at
the November General Election.
Voting and Voter Registration information is explained below:
Hours and Deadlines in the
Fremont County Auditorís Office:
Monday through Friday - Open daily 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Friday, May 25, Auditorís Office open 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. -
Deadline to pre-register to vote and to request an absentee ballot
Saturday, June 2, Auditorís Office open 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Absentee voting in-person available in the Auditorís office.
Monday, June 4, Auditorís office open 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Ė
Absentee voting in-person available in the Auditorís office. Last
day voters can correct Absentee affidavits.
Tuesday, June 5, ELECTION DAY. Polls open from 7:00 a.m. to
9:00 p.m. Ė Absentee ballots can be received in the Auditorís office
until the polls close, 9:00 p.m.
Vote in-person at the polls only.
Thursday, June 15, Auditorís office open 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Ė
Recount Request Deadline
Tuesday, June 19, Auditorís office open 8:00 am. to 5:00 p.m. Ė
Write-In nominees filing deadline
Absentee voting in-person will be available daily at the Fremont
County Auditorís office beginning Monday, May 7. All registered
voters are eligible to absentee vote. See the
schedule above for alternate Auditor office hours on days that have
Applications for Absentee Ballots to vote in-person, or by mail, can
be picked-up in the Auditorís Office or be downloaded from the
Secretary of State
An individual voter may create their own application on paper by at
least 3 inches by 5 inches and it must include all information on
the prescribed application. Applications
requesting a ballot by mail must be received no later than Friday,
May 25, at 5:00 p.m. This enables the Auditorís office to mail the
ballots in a timely manner. Requests
should be addressed to the Fremont County Auditor, P.O. Box 610,
Sidney, IA 51652.
Anyone not registered to vote is reminded that Friday, May 25, is
the voter pre-registration deadline to enable your name to be on the
Election Registers. After May 25,
new voters will follow the Election Day Registration requirements (EDR).
Election Day Registration (EDR) is administered from May 29 to June
4, in the Auditorís office.
A new voter may come to the Auditorís office in the Courthouse
with proof of ID and residency, register to vote, and vote an
absentee ballot. You also may register to
vote at the polls on Election Day, June 5, with proof of ID and residency
and vote a regular ballot.
OF CHANGE IN POLLING PLACE FOR PRIMARY ELECTION
JUNE 5, 2018, FOR SIDNEY PRECINCT
Notice is hereby given to qualified electors of the Fremont County,
Iowa, that the Sidney Precinct will vote at United Faith Church at
1975 US-275, Sidney, IA. This is a
change from the Fremont County Courthouse.
Voters are required to provide an approved form of identification at
the polling place before they may receive and cast a ballot.
Pre-registered voters who are unable to
Questions should be directed to the Fremont County Auditorís office
show an approved ID may sign an oath of identification for an
election held in 2018. Voters who are not pre-registered or who
have changed precincts also may be
required to provide proof of residence. Any voter who cannot show ID may
have their identity attested to by another registered voter in the
precinct who has proper ID.
Starting January 1, 2019, all voters will be required to present an
approved form of identification. For additional information about
voter identification visit
https://sos.iowa.gov/voterid or phone (712) 374-2031.