The 2016 elections will include various federal, state, county, judicial and local offices.
In conjunction with the State General Election, Coon Rapids will hold its municipal election Nov. 8, 2016. Coon Rapids voters will elect Councilmembers in Ward 1, 2, 4, and a Councilmember At Large at the November General Election. Terms for these Council positions are four years beginning Jan.1, 2017 and ending Dec. 31, 2020.
People interested in running for office must file an affidavit of candidacy. The filing period will be May 17, 2016 through May 31, 2016.
To file for office, an individual must meet the following requirements:
Candidates must file an Affidavit of Candidacy and pay a $10 filing fee with the City Clerk's office at City Hall, 11155 Robinson Drive, Coon Rapids, MN 55433. Office hours are 8 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday.
For more information, contact City Clerk, Joan Lenzmeier, 763-767-6493
For more information, please contact any of the following voting resources:
Minnesota Secretary of State
Anoka County Elections
Minnesota League of Women Voters