There are three seats up for election on the City Council in 2022: (1) Mayor and (2) Council Members. The Mayor serves a two-year term of office and council members serve overlapping four-year terms. To be an official candidate, an individual must submit a filing fee ($5.00) and an affidavit of candidacy to a filing officer (Deputy City Clerk at City Hall or the Ramsey County Elections Office), during the designated period of August 2 through August 16, 2022.
Any individual considering candidacy should verify they are qualified before filing for office. When filing an affidavit of candidacy, individuals must state under oath that they:
For any questions regarding running for city offices or to file a candidacy form, please contact the Deputy Clerk or the Ramsey County Elections Office.