City Election Information

REMINDER: Nomination Petition forms and the Affidavit of Candidacy form is due by September 21, 2023 at 5:00pm at City Hall. THERE WILL BE NO ACCEPTIONS AFTER THAT TIME!!

City Election will take place on November 7, 2023.

If you have any questions, please contact City Hall

Glenwood Designated Filing Officer:

Jessica Alley (City Clerk)

5 N Vine Street, Glenwood IA 51534

#(712) 527-4717


Seats up for re-election

Mayor – 2 year term

Ward 1 – 4 year term

Ward 2 – 4 year term

At Large – 4 year term

Please Click here for the Glenwood Ward Map


Guides for Candidates

2023 City Candidate’s Guide from the Iowa League of Cities

2023 Candidates Guide  to the Regular City Election (Chapter 45)


Nomination Petition & Affidavit of Candidacy

**Please contact City Hall if you have any questions. It is imperative that the forms are filled out correctly.

Nomination Petition for Non-Partisan Office – 25 signatures are needed, you will need 2 copies of this sheet – the top of the sheet must be filled out exactly the same on both sheets.

Affidavit of Candidacy – Must be notarized (Needs to be signed in front of the City Clerk)

Paper copies of these forms are available at City Hall & the Glenwood Public Library.

Please see the 2023 City & School Election Calendar

Fully completed forms must be returned to the City Clerk’s office (City Hall – 5 N. Vine Street) from August 28, 2023 to September 21, 2023 at 5:00 p.m. Forms must be filled out completely and the Affidavit of Candidacy needs to be notarized.