Six satellite voting spots in Dallas County set for general election

The McCreary Community Building at 1800 Pattee St. in Perry will be open as a satellite absentee voting station Wednesday, Nov. 2 from 1-7 p.m. for voters who wish to cast their absentee ballots in person for the Nov. 8 general election.

The Dallas County Auditor and Commissioner of Elections Julia Helm announced Tuesday that her office received six petitions requesting satellite absentee voting stations, and all six petitions qualified for satellite stations.

All ballot styles will be available at all locations, Helm said, and any Dallas County resident interested in casting an in-person absentee ballot for the 2022 general election to be held Nov. 8, 2022, will have an opportunity to do so at any of the following open satellite voting locations:

Fox Creek Pavilion
522 N.E. Westgate Dr., Waukee
Tuesday, Oct. 25 – 1-7 p.m.

The Mission Church
12001 Ridgemont Dr., Urbandale
Thursday, Oct. 27 – 1-7 p.m.

Westview Church
1155 S.E. Boone Dr., Waukee
Friday, Oct. 28 – 1-7 p.m.

St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church
7075 Ashworth Road, West Des Moines
Tuesday, Nov. 1 – 1-7 p.m.

McCreary Community Bldg.
1800 Pattee St., Perry
Wednesday, Nov. 2 – 1-7 p.m.

Heartland Presbyterian Church
14300 Hickman Road, Clive
Saturday, Nov. 5 – 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Drop off mailed absentee ballots

A voter may drop off his or her signed and sealed affidavit envelope with the absentee ballot enclosed into the blue ballot box during any open satellite voting session. See the times and locations above for details.

Additionally, individuals can vote absentee or drop off mailed ballots at the Dallas County Auditor’s office at 210 N. 10th St. in Adel during regular office hours from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, through Monday, Nov. 7, 2022.

The auditor’s office will also be open Saturday, Nov. 5 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

For more information about the 2022 general election, contact the Dallas County Auditor’s office at 515-993-6914 or


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