City council at large (to fill vacancy) for term expiring December 31, 2021. Vote for one, top two candidates advance to October 2 city election.


Ann Freerks: 1062 (27%)
Bruce Teague: 816 (21%)
Christine Ralston: 798 (20%)
Brianna Wills: 714 (18%)
Ryan Hall: 558 (14%)

Early voting ended Friday, August 31. Office closed Labor Day Monday, September 3. 490 total early votes (includes one provisional ballot)

Polls open 7 AM to 8 PM. Vote at regular polling places.

Dates for September 4 Primary Election:

  • Friday, August 24: City primary - voter pre-registration deadline and deadline to request mailed ballot, 5 PM. Registration and in-person early voting still available after this date using election day registration procedure.
  • Friday, August 31: Last day for in-person early voting for city primary
  • Saturday, September 1: Postmark deadline for city primary mailed ballots, if needed. (Moved due to holiday)
  • Monday, September 3: Labor Day, office closed.
  • Tuesday, September 4: City primary. Polls open 7 AM to 8 PM. Vote at regular polling places.

Note that a city primary is NOT a partisan primary, and party affiliation is not required.

List of Primary Election Candidates:

Ann Freerks
443 S. Governor St.
Iowa City, IA 52240
Phone: (319) 430-8740
Email: [email protected]

Ryan Hall
200 S. Summit St.
Iowa City, IA 52240
Phone: (734) 788-1810
Email: [email protected]

Christine Ralston
307 College Ct.
Iowa City, IA 52245
Phone: (319) 400-7007
Email: [email protected]

Bruce Teague
109 Denbigh Dr.
Iowa City, IA 53346
Phone: (319) 536-1200
Email: [email protected]

Brianna Wills
70 Hickory Pl.
Iowa City, IA 52245
Phone: (319) 383-1025
Email: [email protected]

Sample Ballots

The same candidates are on all ballots. Names rotate alphabetically by precinct as required by law.