Voting & Election Update
No local municipal elections until 2024.
In April, Senate Bill 265 was passed in the General Assembly changing Polk County municipal elections to even number years extending current terms when necessary. In addition, all Polk County Commissioners would have 4-year terms with three being elected in 2024 and two in 2026. The Town of Tryon mayor term of office changes from 2 to 4 years.
New Voter ID Requirement for 2024 Elections.
Voters will be required to present an acceptable Voter ID (e.g. driver's license) at the time of voting beginning in 2024. A summary of the Voter Photo ID Requirement is available here.