**Candidate withdrawn deadline is until Tuesday, September 21st at 5:00 p.m. **
Non-control county races will be added once certified to the Jones County Auditor.
Pre-registration deadline for voter registration closes at 5:00 p.m. Monday, October 18, 2021. Persons wishing to participate in this election who register to vote after October 18, 2021, will be required to provide proof of identification (i.e. current and valid photo identification card with an expiration date), AND proof of residency in their voting precinct, when they go to the polls on election day, or when they request an absentee ballot. Other provisions may also apply. Persons not registered to vote by October 18, 2021, should expect a longer processing time at the polls on election day.
Absentee Ballot Request Forms will be accepted beginning Tuesday, August 24, 2021. Ballots will be available to be mailed and vote in-person beginning Wednesday, October 13, 2021.
Voted absentee ballots returned by mail MUST be returned no later than 8:00 p.m. on ELECTION DAY, Tuesday, November 2, 2021 to be considered on time to be counted.
Extended hours are available for voter registration and absentee voting in the Jones County Auditor’s Office. In addition to regular hours of Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., extended office hours during the 2021 city/school election season will be as follows: