Elections & Voting
Jamestown Public School District Special Election
What's on the ballot?
Shall Jamestown Public School District No. 1, Stutsman County, North Dakota, issue its
general obligation school building bonds in the amount not to exceed $34,445,000, maturing within
a maximum of 20 years, resulting in an estimated additional millage of 35.71 mills, equal to $35.71
on each $1,000 of taxable valuation for the first taxable year, for the purpose of providing funds,
together with any other funds available, to construct an addition to an elementary school; to upgrade
and improve the high school athletic field and facilities; to remodel, renovate, improve and equip
school buildings and to otherwise maintain, renovate and improve school property.
('Yes' = Vote in favor, 'No' = Vote against)
How will this impact my property taxes?
Where do I vote?
Early Voting precinct is open at the Courthouse weekdays from 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM, including over the Noon hour. Absentee voting is also available.
Election Day is at the Jamestown Civic Center on September 25th from 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM. Voting will be held inside the 'Exchequer' room with the most convenient access and parking being on the north side of the Civic Center, including the Jamestown Business Center parking lot.
Voting In North Dakota
Can I Vote?
In order to vote in North Dakota, you must be;
- A U.S. Citizen
- At least 18 years old on election day
- A legal North Dakota resident
- A resident in the precinct for 30 days preceding the election
North Dakota does not currently have voter registration however the State does require you to provide an acceptable form of ID.
What is an acceptable form of ID?
Polling Place Voting
A Valid North Dakota:
- Driver’s license
- Non-driver’s identification card
- Tribal government issued identification card
- Long-term care identification certificate (provided by ND facility)
- North Dakota form of identification listed above
- Passport or Military ID – Only for North Dakota residents living outside the United States who do not possess one of the other forms of identification.
- Attester – An applicant without an acceptable form of identification may use an attester. The attester must provide his or her name, North Dakota driver’s license, non-driver’s, or tribal identification number, and sign the absentee/mail ballot application form to attest to the applicant’s North Dakota residency and voting eligibility.
Identification must include the voter's Name, Residential Address and Birth Date.
What Will My Ballot Look Like?
Sample ballots are available for every election. They are posted in the County's official newspaper (The Jamestown Sun) as well as being available online at the North Dakota Secretary of State's website.
Where Do I Vote?
For Primary and General Elections, all residents of Stutsman County can vote at the Civic Center in Jamestown on Election Day. The normal rural precincts will also be available, refer to the maps below for locations. All residents may also take advantage of the Early Voting Precinct located at the Stutsman County Courthouse two weeks prior to Election Day.
City Precinct Map
Rural Precinct Map