Elections and Voting
City elections for Mayor and Councilmembers are held the Tuesday after the first Monday of November in even-numbered years. The Mayor's term is four years; Councilmembers' terms are also four years. Councilmembers are elected "at-large."
Elections for other county, state, and federal elections are also held the Tuesday after the first Monday of November.
The election results will be available on the Anoka County Elections website as soon as they are reported from the precincts on election night.
Registering to Vote
For information on how to register, if you are currently registered, election day registration, polling locations, Military and Overseas Voter Services, and other election information click here.
For information on how to vote, please use these resources:
- Polling Location Finder
- State of Minnesota Elections and Voting
- Anoka County Elections and Voter Registration
Downloadable absentee applications for the following are available :
• Absentee Application (Presidential Primary Only)
• Absentee Application (All Other Elections)
Return your completed absentee application to the Anoka County Elections Office by mail, fax or email.
Elections and Voter Registration Elections@anokacountymn.gov
Physical Address: 2100 3rd Avenue Suite 160 Anoka, MN 55303
Phone: 763-324-1300 Fax: 763-324-1160 Hours Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
To request an application in an alternative format such as Braille, please call 1-877-600-8683.
Application deadline You can apply for a ballot any time during the year, except the day of the election.
Leave time for election officials to mail your ballot. Your returned ballot must be received by Election Day.
Apply to be an Election Judge
If you are interested in serving as an Election Judge, please complete the application and return it to City Hall.