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Legal Notice for Black Hawk County
PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN to the
qualified voters of Black Hawk County, State
of Iowa, that a Special Cedar Falls City Runoff
Election will be held Tuesday, August 4, 2020.
Black Hawk County will not be using the usual
Cedar Falls polling places and will instead be
utilizing vote centers for this election. Vote
centers are polling locations that combine
multiple precincts, allowing voters to choose
at which location to vote. This election
will have five vote centers. All Election Day
locations will be open from 7AM to 8PM.
CEDAR FALLS VOTE CENTERS
GALLAGHER BLUEDORN PERFORMING ARTS
CENTER, UNI CAMPUS, 8201 Dakota St.
CEDAR FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT
ADMINISTRATION BUILDING,
1002 W. 1ST St.
CHURCH OF CHRIST, 2727 W.
4th Street
ORCHARD HILL CHURCH’S BIG HOUSE, (white
house west of the church), 3900 Orchard
Hill Drive
TRINITY BIBLE CHURCH,
125 Orchard Drive

All voters are required to provide an approved
form of identification at the polling place
before receiving and casting a ballot. Voters
who are not pre-registered – such as
voters registering to vote on election day
– and voters who have changed precincts
will also be required to provide proof of
residence. A voter who cannot provide proof of
identification may have their identity attested
to by another voter registered in the precinct
who has an approved form of identification.
For more information about voter ID, visit
http://sos.iowa.gov/voterid or call
319-833-3007. A person who is eligible to
register to vote and vote, may register on
election day by appearing in person at the
polling place for the precinct in which the
individual resides. The voter must complete
a voter registration application, make
written oath and provide acceptable proof of
identity and acceptable proof of residence.
Acceptable documents which can be used
as proof of identity and proof of residence
are very specific and substitutes will not be
accepted. “For example, dated identification
forms cannot be expired.” To see all forms of

approved ID visit http://sos.iowa.gov/voterid.
ELECTION FRAUD. A voter commits the crime
of Election Misconduct in the First Degree if
the person submits false information when
registering to vote. Election misconduct in
the first degree is a class “D” felony, and
punishable by a fine of up to $7,500 and/
or imprisonment of up to five (5) years.
Individuals with felony convictions are
ineligible to vote unless their rights have
been restored. IF YOU ARE NOT 100% SURE
YOUR RIGHT TO VOTE HAS ALREADY BEEN
RESTORED, REQUEST A PROVISIONAL BALLOT.
PROVISIONAL BALLOTS. Voters who are
unable to provide proof of ID/residence on
election day and vote a provisional ballot must
come to the courthouse to provide evidence
for accepting the provisional ballot before
Noon Thursday, August 6.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that any voter
who requires assistance to vote by reason
of blindness, disability, or inability to read or
write may be given assistance by a person
of the voter’s choice, other than the voter’s
employer or agent of that employer or officer
or agent of the voter’s union.

Official Ballot

Pct. Off. Initials

NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN, in accordance
with Chapter 49.53 of the Iowa Code that
any voter who is physically unable to enter
the polling place has the right to vote in the
voter’s vehicle.
Each polling location is equipped with a ballot
marking device (ExpressVote) which may
assist persons with disabilities to vote more
independently. The device allows voters to
make their selections using an audio readback and touchpad, or touchscreen. The
touchscreen device provides magnification
and reverse black and white images. Voters
unable to see the screen may have the screen
turned off and use only the audio read-back
and touchpad features. The audio read-back
feature provides all ballot instructions,
choices, and selections in an audio format
using headphones.
After making selections with the ballot
marking device, via touch pad or touch
screen, the device will mark the voter’s
paper ballot and the voter will insert their
marked ballot in the ballot scanner used
to count all ballots. The Commissioner of
Elections certifies that on Election Day all

polling locations are accessible by means of
permanent or temporary measures.
NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN, in accordance
with Chapter 52.35 of the Iowa Code that
the duly authorized agents of the Black
Hawk County Auditor and Commissioner of
Elections shall publicly examine and test all
voting machines to be used for the August
4, 2020 Special Cedar Falls City Election.
Public testing will commence on Wednesday,
July 29, at 8:00 o’clock a.m. at the election
warehouse, 816 Lafayette St., Waterloo, Iowa.
This certification, testing the voting machines
for said election, is open to the public.
I hereby certify that this is the correct copy of
the sample ballot to be voted at the Special
Cedar Falls City Election to be held August
4, 2020, in the County of Black Hawk, State
of Iowa.
Grant Veeder
Black Hawk County Auditor
& Commissioner of Elections

Ballot Style 1

Special City Runoff Election
City of Cedar Falls
in the County of Black Hawk, State of Iowa

August 4, 2020

Instructions: To vote, fill in the oval completely next to your choice:
Candidate Name To cast a write-in vote, you
must fill in the oval completely and write the name of your candidate on the line provided.

LeaAnn Saul
Kelly Dunn

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Write in vote, if any.

BA
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Cedar Falls City Council Member, At
Large
To Fill Vacancy
Remainder of Four Year Term.
Vote for no more than one.

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