Election Information-May 16, 2023 consolidated election

May 16th Consolidated Election Results will be available HERE.

The May 16, 2023 Consolidated Election will consist of Candidate seats up for election in 2023 (contested races only) and Ballot questions for the following Taxing Districts in Kootenai County:

Please use the "Show Details" function within the Polling Place Look-Up Tool to see which districts will appear on your ballot for this election. Use this information to find the coordinating Ballot Style below.
(Please note: residents of the City of Coeur d'Alene will not have the Community Library Network on their ballot, as Coeur d'Alene has its own City Library)

Click Ballot Style Below Library District TrusteeHighway District CommissionerHospital District TrusteeWater District Board MemberFire District Ballot QuestionSchool District Ballot Question
ACommunity Library Network
Kootenai Health

BCommunity Library Network
Kootenai Health

CDA SD #271

Kootenai Health

CDA SD #271
DCommunity Library NetworkLakes Highway

Kootenai Health

CDA SD #271
ECommunity Library NetworkLakes Highway

Kootenai Health

Lakeland SD #272
Lakes HighwayKootenai Health

CDA SD #271
GCommunity Library NetworkPost Falls HighwayKootenai Health

HCommunity Library NetworkPost Falls HighwayKootenai Health

CDA SD #271
JCommunity Library NetworkPost Falls HighwayKootenai Health

Lakeland SD #272
Post Falls HighwayKootenai Health

CDA SD #271
LCommunity Library NetworkWorley HighwayKootenai Health

MCommunity Library NetworkWorley HighwayKootenai Health

CDA SD #271
Worley HighwayKootenai Health

CDA SD #271
PCommunity Library NetworkWorley HighwayKootenai Health
Mica Kidd Island FireCDA SD #271
QCommunity Library Network
Kootenai HealthCataldo Water

Candidate Filing

Click here to reach the Current Candidate page to see the list of candidates who have filed

Absentee Voting

Voters can request absentee ballots online at voteidaho.gov or fill out a paper form at our office at 1808 N 3rd St. in CdA.  Absentee ballots start getting mailed on Friday, April 14th to voters who have requested them for this election.  The last day to request an absentee ballot for the May Election is Friday May 5th by 5pm.  These requests must be received in our office by 5 pm, postmarks are not honored by Idaho law.

Early Voting

Early Voting will be held at the Kootenai County Elections Department from May 1st to May 12th, Monday - Friday, 8-5.

Voter Registration

Open Voter Registration for the May 16th Election will close on Friday, April 21st.  Before this date, voters can register or update their registration online at voteidaho.gov or by filling out a paper form at the Kootenai County Elections Department. 
After April 21st, voters can register and vote at the same time during Early Voting or on Election Day, using Photo ID, and Proof of Residency that is dated April 16th or earlier.

Logic and Accuracy Test

A Logic and Accuracy test of the Kootenai County Elections Tabulators will be conducted at our office on Wednesday, May 10th at 10 am. This test is open to the public.