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 elections. Call 952.924.2503 during office hours, which are Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
2017 Municipal Elections
In 2017, four city offices will be on the ballot: Council Member — Wards 1 through 4. No federal, state or county offices will be voted on this year.
Ward 1 Primary Election Results
A Primary Election was held on August 8, 2017 for the office of councilmember. The two candidates that received the most votes were:
- Margaret Rog
- Brian Shekleton.
The city council met on August 11, 2017 to officially canvass the results of the Primary Election.
Complete results details are available online through the Minnesota Secretary of State.
General Election: November 7, 2017
- St. Louis Park voters in ALL WARDS - Wards 1, 2, 3 and 4 - can vote for their ward councilmember at the General Election in November.
- St. Louis Park School District #283 offices will be on the ballot.
- Ballot question(s) related to the school district will also appear on the ballot.
Who are the candidates for city offices?
The following individuals will appear on the 2017 General Election ballot:
Councilmember, Ward 1
- Margaret Rog
- Brian Shekleton
Councilmember, Ward 2
- Anne Mavity
- Noelle Racette
Councilmember, Ward 3
- Rachel Harris
- Jim Leuthner
Councilmember, Ward 4
- Tim Brausen
We understand that voters are interested in learning more about the candidates for city offices. 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.
|Aug. 11, 2017||City Council special meeting to canvass election results.|
|Sept. 22, 2017||Absentee voting begins at City Hall, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.|
|October 17, 2017||Last day to pre-register before the General election|
|Nov. 4, 2017||Absentee voting available at City Hall, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.|
|Nov. 6, 2017||Absentee voting closes at 5 p.m.|
|Nov. 7, 2017||Election Day (7 a.m. – 8 p.m.)|