COVID-19 and Public Spending
April 23, 2020
Iowa Law requires in-person absentee voting begins Monday May 4, 2020 for the Iowa primaries, according to Barb Rohwer, O'Brien County Auditor. With the uncertainty of access to the Auditor's office on the second floor of the courthouse, the Board of Supervisors discussed potential procedures and processes for the public to begin casting primary votes, absent any changes to the law. Each auditor's office in Iowa is required to provide the in-person absentee voting option and maintain regular staffing for all of its regular hours of operation.
Rohwer reported that she is giving consideratio...