Elections

General Information

  • Minnesota House District: 24A
  • Minnesota Senate District: 24
  • U.S. Congressional District: 1

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.