* In all matters, Minnesota Election Law or Minneapolis Charter is the final authority, not this calendar. Information is subject to change based on actions of the Minnesota Legislature, current rulemaking and the Minneapolis City Council.
Offices on the 2013 City of Minneapolis municipal ballot: Mayor, Council Members Wards 1 through 13, Board of Estimate & Taxation (elect 2), Park & Recreation Board At-Large (elect 3) & Park & Recreation Board Districts 1 through 6
Campaign registration & reporting: Candidates must submit regular fundraising and expenditure reports to the Hennepin County Campaign Finance Office. Candidates who raise or spend funds over $100 must register their campaign committees within 14 days of exceeding the $100 limit. For information call 612-596-7152 or visit Hennepin County Campaign Finance.
There is no Primary in 2013 for Minneapolis municipal offices.
2013 Election Calendar for Minneapolis Voters *
Deadline to submit a City Charter ballot question for the November General Election M.S. 410.12 Subd. 1
July 30 – August 13
Deadline for candidate withdrawal: 5:00 p.m.
Campaign finance report due (first of two) City Charter
September 20 – November 4
Absentee balloting period for General Election
Voter pre-registration for the General Election closes at 5 p.m.
Campaign finance report due (second of two) City Charter
Public Accuracy Test at Minneapolis Voting Equipment Election Warehouse: 10:00 a.m.
Extended hours for absentee voting: 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Extended hours for absentee voting: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
General Election – Polls are open 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
More details on the 2013 election season can be found on these election Web sites
City of Minneapolis www.minneapolismn.gov/elections
Hennepin County www.hennepin.us/elections
Precinct Caucuses: Tuesday, February 4, 2014
Primary: Tuesday, August 12, 2014
General Election Tuesday, November 4, 2014
Also see MN SOS Important Election Dates
Last updated Feb. 11, 2013