A reminder that the General Election Voter Pre-Registration is next Monday, October 24th. The Buena Vista County Commissioner of Elections is encouraging new residents to mail a completed registration to PO Box 220, Storm Lake. The form can be downloaded at https://sos.iowa.gov/elections/pdf/voteapp.pdf or by stopping by the Commissioner’s office in the courthouse. Be mindful that “Election Day Registration” is also an option.
Proof of identity and proof of residency are required for those hoping to register at the polls. Visit https://sos.iowa.gov/elections/voterinformation/edr.html to find which documents are acceptable. The Election Commissioner’s Office will be open until 5pm on October 24th for registration, and on Saturday, November 5th from 9am-5pm for absentee balloting. For any more information, contact the BV County Comissioner of Elections at (712)-749-2542