Elections

2020 Primary Election - Tuesday, August 11, 2020 

  • U.S. Senator  

2020 General Election - Tuesday, November 3, 2020 

  • City Offices:  Mayor and three council seats (Council Member at Large, Ward 2 & Ward 4)   
  • County, State and Federal Offices (will update when list available in September)    

City Precincts 

Voter Registration

 Visit the Minnesota Secretary of State’s Elections and Voting Frequently Asked Questions page.


Election Judges        

Do You Meet the Following Requirements?

  •  Eligible to vote in the State of Minnesota
  •  Able to read, write, and speak English
  •  At least 18 years of age
  •  Not a candidate in the election, and not closely related to a candidate (Election Judges can not be a spouse, parent, child, or sibling of a candidate.)
  •  Not closely related to an election judge in the same precinct (but can serve in another precinct)

Do You Want To?

  •  Earn extra money?
  •  Get involved in the election process?
  •  Work with the public?
  •  Do something different than the same old run-of-the-mill stuff?
  •  Meet lots of people?
If so, you can be an Election Judge!

What Does This Involve?

  •  Become a Certified Election Judge by attending a 2-hour training class.
  •  Commitment to working the Primary Election in August - August 11, 2020.
  •  Commitment to working the General Election in November - November 3, 2020
  • Certified Judges will be assigned to work at the City’s ten polling sites on Election Day by City Administration staff. A Head Judge is appointed at each Polling Site to assist during Election Day.
  • On Election Day, polls are open from 7:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.; judges begin working at 6:00 a.m. and usually finish before 10:00 p.m. Many judges choose to work all day and some request to work either the morning to early afternoon shift or the afternoon to evening shift.

How Does a Person Sign Up?

Contact the City Administration Office at 507-774-7341 if you are interested in becoming an Election Judge.