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Election Commissioner

County Election Commissioner

Debra S. Girard
PO Box 276
Osceola, NE 68651
Phone – (402) 747-5431
Fax – (402) 747-2656

Around the middle of September, all active registered voters in Polk County will receive in the mail an application for an early voting ballot.  Please complete the form and return it to the County Clerk's Office by October 23rd to have the General Election ballot mailed to you.


Please see the Clerk/Register of Deeds page for important information regarding updating your voter registration or requesting an absentee ballot.

The Election Commissioner is responsible for maintaining all voter registration records and conducting all primary, general and special elections.  This office works in conjunction with the Nebraska Secretary of State’s office to ensure compliance with all state and federal election guidelines.

Mission Statement: 

To conduct elections fairly, impartially and legally…..and to maintain the Voter Registration and Election Records for Present and Future Use. 

Filing Information for 2020

To File or obtain information on filing for office

Contact the Polk County Election Commissioner.

  • Filing Forms available in this office.
  • Filing Fees to be paid in this office, with some exceptions.
  • NADC Statements of Financial Interest Forms available in this office.