Election Information

November 7, 2017 Election
This is a local election. In Boone County, the main ballot issue is about a “Use Tax.”  Some local communities, including Columbia, may also have this issue on the ballot.

Here is a link to a CAT TV program about the subject:

Here is a link to information provided by Boone County:

Boone County Use Tax Information


August 8, 2017 Election

The next election will be held on Tuesday, August 8, 2017. There will be one item on the ballot in Boone County that is county-wide.
Depending on where you live in the county, there may be other items on the ballot.

Here is a link to a video of a recent event regarding the election held by the Columbia Chamber of Commerce:

If you are not currently registered to vote, the deadline to register is: July 12.
Information on registering to vote in Boone County can be found at this link:
https://www.showmeboone.com/ clerk/

The phone number for the Boone County Clerk’s office is: 573-886-4295.

When you go to vote, there are new rules in place as to what forms of identification can be used.  (And assistance in obtaining a state ID, if you don’t have one).
Details are available at this website from the Secretary of State:
http://www.sos.mo.gov/ showit2vote

Examples of acceptable IDs can be found at this link:
http://www.sos.mo.gov/ CMSImages/ ElectionGoVoteMissouri/ AcceptableIDs-ShowIt2Vote.pdf

The Secretary of State’s office also has a toll-free number if you have any questions:


General Election – November 8, 2016

Voters Guide – General Election – November 8, 2016

Candidates – 4th Congressional District – General Election – November 8, 2016


Discussion of ballot issues on CAT TV:

Ballot Issues 101 – Presented October 2016

 Protect Your Vote – Presented August 2016


Primary Election – August 2016

Primary Election-August 2016


Previous Year Elections

Ballot Issues-August 2014

Voters Guide – 2012

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