Key 2021 Election dates in Omaha

Key dates on the election calendar for Omaha's 2021 municipal elections.

MARCH 2021

MARCH 19

LAST DAY

– to mail in a postmarked voter registration
– to register to vote at an Omaha DMV or by deputy registrar
– to deliver a voter registration form to the Douglas County Election Office by someone other than the person registering 
– to register online (until 11:59 pm CDT today). Click here.
– More election 2021 resources from our affiliates One Omaha
 
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MARCH 22

FIRST DAY

– for early mail-in ballots to be mailed out to voters for the April 6 primary elections
– to pick up early mail-in ballots for the April 6 primary elections at the Douglas County Election Office
– to vote early in person for the April 6 primary elections at the Douglas County Election Office 
– More election 2021 resources from our affiliates One Omaha
 
 
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MARCH 26

LAST DAY

– to register in person for the April 6 primary elections at the Douglas County Election Office (6 pm CDT). 
– to get an application for an early mail-in ballot in the April 6 primary elections that would be mailed to a specific address
– More election 2021 resources from our affiliates One Omaha
 
 
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APRIL 2021

APRIL 5

LAST DAY

– to vote early in person at the Douglas County Election Office 
– More election 2021 resources from our affiliates One Omaha

 

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April 6
OMAHA PRIMARY

8 am CDT
POLLS OPEN 

– 8 am to 8 pm CDT.
Find your polling place.
– Early mail-in ballots must be submitted by 8 pm CDT in an official Douglas County drop box. See map here.
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8 pm CDT
POLLS CLOSE

Find your polling place.
– If you are in line to vote at 8 pm, you are entitled to cast your ballot. DO NOT LEAVE THE LINE. 
– Early mail-in ballots must be submitted by 8 pm CDT in an official Douglas County drop box location. See map here.
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APRIL 15

DEADLINE

– for county election officials to verify provisional ballots 
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APRIL 23

LAST DAY

– to mail in a postmarked voter registration for the May 11 general municipal election
– to register to vote for the May 11 general election at an Omaha DMV or by deputy registrar
– to deliver a voter registration form for the May 11 general election to the Douglas County Election Office by someone other than the person registering 
– to register online (until 11:59 pm CDT today) for the May 11 general election. Click here.
– More election 2021 resources from our affiliates One Omaha
 
 
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APRIL 26

FIRST DAY

– early mail-in ballots for the May 11 general election can be mailed out to voters
– to pick up early mail-in ballots for the May 11 general election
– to vote early in person at the Douglas County Election Office
– More election 2021 resources from our affiliates One Omaha
 
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APRIL 30

LAST DAY

– to register in person for the May 11 general election at the Douglas County Election Office (6 pm CDT). 
– to get an application for an early mail-in ballot for the May 11 general election that needs to be mailed to a specific address,
– More election 2021 resources from our affiliates One Omaha
 
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MAY 2021

May 10

LAST DAY

– to vote early in person at the Douglas County Election Office
– More election 2021 resources from our affiliates One Omaha

 

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May 11

OMAHA MUNICIPAL GENERAL ELECTION DAY

8 am
POLLS OPEN

Find your polling place.
– Early mail-in ballots must be submitted by 8 pm CDT in an official Douglas County dropbox. See map.
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8 pm
POLLS CLOSE

Find your polling place.
– If you are in line to vote at 8 pm, you are entitled to cast your ballot. DO NOT LEAVE THE LINE. 
– Early mail-in ballots must be submitted by 8 pm CDT in an official Douglas County drop box. See map
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May 20

DEADLINE

– for county election officials to verify provisional ballots 
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    402.904.5191
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After School Programs

  • Sherman Elementary School

    5618 N 14th Ave.
    Omaha, NE 68110

  • Lewis and Clark Middle School

    6901 Burt St.
    Omaha, NE 68132

  • Lothrop Magnet Elementary

    3300 N. 22nd St.
    Omaha, NE 68110

  • Campbell Elementary School

    2200 Dodge St.
    Lincoln, NE 68521

  • Lincoln High School

    2229 J St.
    Lincoln, NE 68510

  • Lincoln Northeast High School

    2635 N. 63rd St.
    Lincoln, NE 68507

  • Randolph Elementary School

    1024 S. 37th St.
    Lincoln, NE 68510

  • Raymond Central Elementary Schools

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