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Election Commission Seeks Volunteer Polling Workers


Elections are just around the corner and the Polk County Election Commission is asking for more volunteers that are interested in working at the polling places on Election Day or during Early Voting.

Individuals that volunteer to work as an election official must be a resident and a registered voter of Polk County, must be willing to attend training, and must be flexible about what days and hours you can work.

For the May 2018 Primary the dates, workers would be needed Monday, May 7th, thru Monday, May 21st, for Early Voting and on Election Day, Tuesday, May 22nd. November General Election Dates are Monday October 22nd, thru Monday November 5th, for Early Voting and Election Day, Tuesday, November 6th.

If you are interested in more information about serving as an election worker, please notify the County Clerk’s Office at 394-8123.