Register to Vote

The Polk County Election Office is responsible for elections held in Johnston. The Election Office website provides a variety of information regarding voting, including registration forms, absentee ballot requests, frequently asked questions, and an interactive application to help you find your polling place.

The Iowa Secretary of State's website also provides a wealth of information for voters.

Register Your Pet

Johnston City Code says that every owner of a dog or cat over the age of six months needs a dog or cat license from the Public Works Department before the 31st day of December of each year.

Click here for the Pet License Application (PDF)  

Pet license forms may be emailed to Lori Mason, or you can pay online at