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News and Notes

Primary Election:  Tuesday, August 11, 2015 polls open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.

General Election: Tuesday, November 3, 2015 polls open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.

St. Louis Park voters will head to the polls in August because more than two candidates have filed for the office of Mayor.  A Primary Election will be held on August 11th for this office.  (See Mayoral Candidates below).  The two candidates who receive the highest number of votes at the Primary will be placed on the General Election ballot.  No Primary Election is required for the offices of Councilmember At Large A or Councilmember At Large B.   

Candidates who have filed affidavits of candidacy for the 2015 elections:

Mayor (4 yr. term)

Michael Edlavitch      

Erik C. Evans

Conrad Segal             

Jake Spano

Councilmember At Large A (4 yr. term)

Steve Hallfin

Councilmember At Large B (4 yr. term)

Sara Maaske

Thom Miller

Important Dates:

  • June 26 – August 10:  Absentee Voting for Municipal Primary
  • July 21: Voter Pre-registration for Municipal Primary Closes (5 pm)
  • August 11:  Municipal Primary Election (if necessary)
  • September 18 – November 2: Absentee Voting for General Election
  • October 13: Voter Pre-registration for General Election Closes (5 pm)
  • November 3: General Election

 



Where Do I Vote?

updated: Tuesday, March 31, 2015

myNeighborhood logoSimply type in your street address into myNeighborhood to find your polling location.

To find your polling location and view Sample Ballots use:
State of Minnesota Polling Place Finder

Election Precinct Map:
St. Louis Park Election Precinct Map



Voter Registration

updated: Wednesday, February 18, 2015

A person may not register if they have been convicted of a felony and their felony sentence has not expired (been completed) and their civil rights have not been restored, or if they are under a court-ordered guardianship in which the court order revoked their right to vote. Voters can register on Election Day with proper identification. For more...


Election Judges

updated: Friday, June 12, 2015

St. Louis Park's 16 polling locations are staffed by citizens who are appointed as election judges.  To serve as an election judge in St. Louis Park, citizens must be eligible to vote in an election, must declare what party they consider themselves affiliated with, and must not be the spouse, parent, child or sibling of an election judges serving...


Campaign Finance Reports

updated: Friday, May 01, 2015

Minnesota Statute 211A.02, Subd. 6 now requires the City to make all campaign finance reports that are required to be filed available on the City's website.  Reports will be posted no later than 30 days after they are received.  Candidates must file financial reports when they have collected more than $750.00 in contributions or expended...


What is Absentee Voting?

updated: Friday, June 12, 2015

In 2015 the City is participating in a pilot program with Hennepin County in an effort to streamline absentee ballot processing for cities and school districts throughout the County.  As a part of the program, Hennepin County will be responsible for the administration of all absentee ballots processed through the mail.  Cities and...


Election Results History

updated: Friday, May 01, 2015

For state election results visit:
Secretary of State Election Results



Additional Resources

updated: Thursday, February 19, 2015

General Contacts

Source Phone Website  
Secretary of State (651) 215-1440  www.sos.state.mn.us   
Hennepin County (612) 348-5151 www.co.hennepin.mn.us  
League of Women Voters (952) 938-6255 www.lwvmn.org/Page.aspx?pid=546  
Sun Sailor (952) 392-7663  www.mnsun.com  

Major Political Parties

Source Phone Website  
DFL Party (651) 293-1200  www.dfl.org  
Republican Party (651) 222-0022  www.mngop.com  
Independence Party (651) 487-9700  www.mnip.org  
Green Party* (651) 288-2820  www.mngreens.org  
* The Green Party is no longer a "major political party": because it did not receive the minimum number of votes required in the past two state general elections. MS. 200.02, subd.7 (d)

Related Election Information

Source Website    
Constitution of the State of Minnesota www.house.leg.state.mn.us/cco/rules/mncon/preamble.htm    
MN Election Laws www.sos.state.mn.us/home/index.asp?page=224    
MN Redistricting Information http://gis.leg.mn/html/redistricting.html    
Federal Elections Commission http://www.fec.gov
Federal Voting Assistance Project http://www.fvap.gov
U.S. Census Bureau http://www.census.gov    



More Links

City Clerk's Office
5005 Minnetonka Blvd.
St. Louis Park, MN 55416
Phone: (952) 924-2503 Email: elections@stlouispark.org