Eldora Special Election

A Special Election for City Council Member to fill a vacancy will be held on February 27th from 12:00 PM (noon) to 8:00 PM. 

Election Results

View Official Eldora Special Elections Results



Voting will be at the Hardin County Courthouse, which is the normal polling place for Eldora residents.


Candidates can file affidavits and nomination papers at the Auditor’s Office. The deadline for filing is February 2, 2018, at 5:00 PM. Candidates will need ten signatures.


Absentee Voting

Absentee voting will begin once ballots are received, most likely by February 9, 2018. The last day to mail absentee ballots will be Friday, February 23, 2018.

Voter Registration

The pre-registration deadline will be Friday, February 16, 2018.  After that date, un-registered voters will need to provide photo ID and proof of residency to register and vote on election day. 

Residents may register to vote at the Auditor's Office at the Hardin County Courthouse in Eldora from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM, Monday through Friday. 

Any questions may be directed to Jessica Lara, County Auditor, at 641-939-8108 or by email.