School Election 2017 Information

The 2017 School Election will be held on Tuesday, September 12, 2017. Any candidate that would like their name on the ballot for the 2017 School Election will need to fill out an Affidavit of Candidacy and get the required number of signatures on the Nomination Petition Form.  The Candidate Filing Period is July 10 - August 3.  Please read the Candidate's Guide for more information.  Signature Requirements are as follows:

School District

Number of Registered Voters

Number of Signatures Needed




Boyer Valley



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Candidate's Guide

Affidavit of Candidacy

Nomination Petition


Online Electronic Voter Registration

This online system assures the integrity of the voter registration process:

  • Applicants must hold a valid Iowa driver's license or DOT-issued ID.
  • Applicants consent to using their signatures that are on file with the DOT
  • DOT system verifies citizenship and age of the applicant
  • Eligible applicants enter first and last name, date of birth, the last five digits of social security number, driver's license or ID card number, and the document identifier from the DL card
  • Citizens without a valid Iowa driver's license or ID and are eligible to vote can use one of five other methods to register, including Election Day Registration.

After registering online, registrants will receive a voter registration card in the mail within 7 working days.

To register to vote online, click here

Redistricting Information


PDF Map of Denison Wards

Crawford County Auditor's Office

The County Auditor's office is responsible for conducting elections and voter registration administration, acting as secretary to the Board of Supervisors, preparing Board agendas and minutes, maintaining all official records and actions of the Board, publishing the required legal notices, keeping track of real estate ownership and property tax records, computing real estate taxes, processing beer, liquor and cigarette permits and also performing accounting services such as accounts payable and payroll. The Auditor's office is responsible for budgets and financial reports on behalf of the Supervisors. The Auditor's office also assist the state auditors during our county audit by preparing annual workpapers, schedules and journal entries.

The Auditor acts as Commissioner of Elections and administers all elections, federal, state and local, conducted in Crawford County. The Commissioner is responsible for voter registration, accepting nomination papers, ballot printing, public testing of voting machines, precinct election official training, organizing polling places and absentee ballot processing.



Contact Us

Hours: 8AM - 4:30PM, Mon - Fri.

Crawford County Courthouse
1202 Broadway, Suite 5
Denison, IA 51442

Phone: 712-263-3045
Fax: 712-263-8382


Recent / Upcoming Elections

School - September 12, 2017

City - November 7, 2017