Elections

Voter Registration

Windsor Heights residents are required to register with the Polk County Election Office in order to vote in Windsor Heights elections. This may be done by filling out and mailing a voter's registration card

Find Your Precinct/Polling Place 

Election Day is Tuesday, November 3rd.  The only polling location in the City of Windsor Heights is located at the Community Center at 6900 School St. As a reminder, part of 69th street is under construction. Please take either 68th or 67th St off University Ave to reach School St. The polls open at 7 AM and close at 9 PM on Tuesday, November 3rd.  

Early voting is taking place now at the Polk County Election Office (120 2 Avenue, Des Moines), which is open for voting from 8 AM – 5 PM (Monday – Friday).  The Polk County Election Office is also open for early voting on Saturday, October 24th from 8 AM – 5 PM and on Saturday, October 31st from 8 AM – 5 PM.

If you have any questions about voting, please contact the Polk County Elections Office at 515-286-3247.

Voter Resources

Any questions about an upcoming election should be directed to the Polk County Election Office at 515-286-3247.

An Important Message from the Windsor Heights Police Department

With Election Day nearing, we know there are very strong positions on both sides of the political aisle.  We wanted to remind Windsor Heights voters of the following:
✔️  Plan ahead and expect long lines at polling locations.
✔️  Respect those around you, even those with different opinions.
✔️  Exercise patience as others exercise their right to vote.
❌ Campaign activities are not allowed within 300 feet of polling locations. (https://tinyurl.com/yxbojv3g)
❌  Iowa Code does not allow for private persons to "poll watch."  (https://tinyurl.com/y67hoysl)
❌ Voter intimidation is Illegal under both State and Federal Law.  According to the US Dept of Justice, voter intimidation is conduct intended to compel prospective voters to vote against their preference, or to not vote at all, through activity that is reasonably calculated to instill fear. (https://tinyurl.com/y6geudh8)
❌  Iowa Code 39A.2 and Iowa Code 39A.4 define election misconduct
We thank Windsor Heights voters for respecting their fellow voters and ensuring a smooth election day.