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:
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:
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:
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
Discussion of ballot issues on CAT TV:
Ballot Issues 101 – Presented October 2016
Primary Election – August 2016
Previous Year Elections