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City, state and federal elections for the City of St. Louis Park are administered by the city clerk. Staff in the city clerk's office are available to answer your questions about voter registration, absentee voting, candidate filing and election day activities. Call 952.924.2503 during office hours, which are Monday - Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 

Primary election results

St. Louis Park voters turned out in record numbers at the State Primary Election on August 14, 2018.  A total of 11, 435 voters cast a ballot, for a turnout of 35.8%. By comparison, the turnout in St. Louis Park for the 2014 State Primary Election was 11%. 

Precinct-level results and statistics for St. Louis Park are available on the Minnesota Secretary of State website.

Thank you to everyone who voted in the Primary and we hope to see you in November!

2018 elections

In 2018, all voters in Minnesota will have these state and federal offices on their ballot:

  • U.S. Senator
  • U.S. Representative
  • Governor and Lt. Governor
  • Secretary of State
  • State Auditor
  • Attorney General
  • State Representative

Additionally, voters in St. Louis Park will have these county and judicial offices on their ballot:

  • County Commissioner District 3
  • County Attorney
  • County Sheriff
  • Supreme Court - various seats
  • Court of Appeals - various seats
  • District Court Fourth Judicial District - various seats

We understand that voters are interested in learning more about candidates. To remain neutral, the city does not advertise or provide background information on candidates or political platforms. Candidates appearing on the ballot may have their own websites dedicated to their campaign. Additional information regarding candidate filings, including candidate contact information, is available at the Minnesota Secretary of State website.

IMPORTANT DATES

Sept. 21, 2018  Absentee voting begins for General Election at City Hall, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. 
Oct. 16, 2018  Last day to pre-register to vote before the General Election 
Nov. 3, 2018  Absentee voting available at City Hall, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. 
Nov. 5, 2018  Absentee voting closes at 5 p.m.
Nov. 6, 2018  Election Day (7 a.m. – 8 p.m.)