National, state, and country primaries are held in August of even-numbered years. The mayor and city council positions are voted on at the general election which is held in November in even-numbered years.
The 2016 the city positions that are up for election include the Mayoral, Ward 1, Ward 3, Ward 5, and At-Large. These positions are non-partisan and have terms of four years that will begin in January of 2017.
Primary Election: Tuesday, August 9, 2016
Absentee Voting Opens for the Primary Election: Friday, June 24, 2016
General Election: Tuesday, November 8, 2016
Absentee Voting Opens for the General Election: Friday, September 23, 2016
Polls open on election day at 7:00am and close at 8:00pm. To determine which ward to vote in please visit the MN Secretary of State's site.
The polling places are as follows:
Ward 1 - Senior Center at 538 Rhinehart Dr SE
Ward 2 - City Hall at 600 Demers Ave NW
Ward 3 - Our Savior's Lutheran Church at 1515 5th Ave NW
Ward 4 - Our Savior's Lutheran Church at 1515 5th Ave NW
Ward 5 - Good Samaritan Heritage Grove at 2122 River Road NW
Click here to see a Ward Map.
Please contact the Administration Office with questions at (218) 773-2483.