Howard County, Missouri Elections

Election Calendar 2022

General Municipal Election

eventDate
Candidate filing opensDecember 7, 2021 at 8:00 a.m.
Candidate filing closesDecember 28, 2021 at 5:00 p.m.
Final CertificationJanuary 25, 2022 at 5:00 p.m.
First Day to Vote AbsenteeFebruary 22, 2022
Last Day to Register to VoteMarch 9, 2022 at 5:00 p.m.
Last Day to Mail Out Absentee BallotsMarch 23, 2022
Open for In-Person Absentee Voting–Saturday April 2, 2022 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Last Day to Vote Absentee–In PersonApril 4, 2022 at 5:00 p.m.
Election DayApril 5, 2022

Primary Election

EventDate
Candidate Filing OpensFebruary 22, 2022 at 8:00 a.m.
Candidate Filing ClosesMarch 29, 2022 at 5:00 p.m.
Final CertificationMay 24, 2022 at 5:00 p.m.
First Day to Vote AbsenteeJune 21, 2022
Last Day to Register to VoteJuly 6, 2022 at 5:00 p.m.
Last Day to Mail Out Absentee Ballots July 20, 2022
Open for In-Person Absentee Voting–SaturdayJuly 30, 2022 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Last Day to Vote Absentee–In PersonAugust 1, 2022 at 5:00 p.m.
Election DayAugust 2, 2022

General Election

EventDate
Final Certification August 30, 2022 at 5:00 p.m.
First Day to Vote Absentee September 27, 2022
Last Day to Register to VoteOctober 12, 2022 at 5:00 p.m.
Last Day to Mail Out Absentee Ballots October 26, 2022
Open for In-Person Absentee Voting–Saturday November 5, 2022 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Last Day to Vote Absentee–In PersonNovember 7, 2022 at 5:00 p.m.
Election DayNovember 8, 2022