Located in northeast Iowa. Established in 1873 

Oelwein Election for City Council at Large


A petition with signatures was submitted to the City of Oelwein on January 6, 2020. The signatures were enough to require an election for the recently appointed council at large position.  The county has set the runoff election for February 11.
Nomination Papers are due to the county auditor by January 17 at 5:00 PM. and must have a minimum of 25 signatures.  

Papers can be accessed here: https://sos.iowa.gov/elections/pdf/candidates/nompetnonpartisan.pdf.

History of Oelwein

The town of Oelwein was laid out in a corn field purchased from G.A. Oelwein on the coming of the Burlington, Cedar Rapids and Minnesota Railroad (later called the Rock Island) in 1872. Some years later... Read More

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