Absentee ballots for primary available
Absentee ballots are now available for the June 3, 2014, Washington County primary election. Voters who want to vote by absentee ballot may do so in person at the Washington County Auditor’s Office before Tuesday, June 3. Auditor’s Office hours are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. weekdays; 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, May 24; 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday, May 30; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday May 31; and 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Monday, June 2.
Alternatively, a ballot can be mailed to a voter upon the voter’s written request. The ballot request form may be obtained from the Washington County Auditor’s Office or downloaded from the following Web site <http://co.washington.ia.us>. Requesters must indicate their choice of Republican or Democratic ballot. Requests for absentee ballots may be delivered or mailed to the Washington County Auditor, 222 W. Main St., Box 889, Washington, IA 52353, and must be received in the auditor’s office no later than 5 p.m. on Friday, May 30.
Anyone having questions should contact the Washington County Auditor’s Office at 319-653-7717.