2016 Election Dates

In 2016, Minnesotans will vote for U.S. President, U.S. Representative, Minnesota State Senator and Minnesota State Representative. Other offices that might be on the ballot include County Commissioner, City Officers and School Board members. 

Primary Election

  • Election Day is Tuesday, August 9.
  • Absentee ballots are available starting Friday, June 24.
  • Pre-registration deadline is Tuesday, July 19.

General Election

  • Election Day is Tuesday, November 8.
  • Absentee ballots are available starting Friday, September 23.
  • Pre-registration deadline is Tuesday, October 18.
Polling places in Ramsey County are open from 7 am to 8 pm on primary and general election days.