Election Information

The regular City and School elections for 2021 will be held on November 2nd, 2021. The County Auditor is the filing officer for candidate nomination papers.

The filing period for City and School election candidates will begin on Monday, August 23rd and end on Thursday, September 16th at 5:00 PM

Based on De Soto’s voter count, at least 10 signatures are needed on candidate petitions

The City of De Soto will have the office of Mayor, and three council seats up for reelections. If you have the time and want to be more involved in your community please consider running for office.

For More Information on elections at the Local, State, and National levels please click on the following links to learn more.
Local: Dallas County Auditor
State: Iowa Secretary of State
National: Federal Election Commission

For more information about voting please click on the following link
Iowa Secretary of State – Voter Information