May 30, 2017 Solon Special Election

Results after 8 PM May 30

City council (to fill vacancy), term expiring December 31, 2017.

Lauren Whitehead 159 (64%)
Dale L. Snipes 88 (36%)

Election Day turnout:
9 AM: 23 (1.4%)
11 AM: 50 (3.0%)
3 PM: 121 (7.2%)
6 PM: 177 (10.5%)
8 PM: 220 at polls plus 27 absentee, 247 (14.6%)

Dates and deadlines:

  • Friday, May 5: Filing deadline, 5 PM. File at auditor's office; 10 signatures required.
  • Monday, May 8: Deadline to object to petitions, noon. Withdrawal deadline: 5 PM.
  • Monday, May 15: First day early voting available at Auditor's Office.
  • Friday, May 19: Voter pre-registration deadline, 5 PM. Registration still available after this date using election day registration procedure.
  • Friday, May 26: Last day to vote early at auditor's office, 7:45 - 5:30. Deadline to request mailed ballot, 5 PM. (Earlier deadline under new law does not take effect until 2018.).
  • Saturday, May 27: Postmark deadline for returning mailed absentee ballots (moved due to holiday)
  • Monday, May 29: Memorial Day, office closed.
  • Tuesday, May 30: Election Day. Polls open at Solon City Hall 7 AM to 8 PM.

Candidates (sample ballot)  

Dale L. Snipes  
804 Wood Lily Rd
Solon 52333
319-360-5256
truckin2164ATyahoo.com
appointed incumbent

Lauren Whitehead
302 E 4th St
Solon 52333
319-383-4166
lauren.clodi.whiteheadATgmail.com

Vacancy due to resignation of council member Mark Krall.



Elections Office
Phone:  319-356-6004         
Email


Elections Deputy
Carrie Nierling
Email

Address
Johnson County Auditor’s Office
Administration Building
913 S. Dubuque St. Suite 101
Iowa City, IA 52240

Phone:  319-356-6004
Fax:  319-356-6086

Office Hours
Monday – Friday
7:45 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Bus Route
(Lakeside or Broadway bus routes)

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