Thursday, July 20, 2017

Voting Information

The City Clerk's office is responsible for election administration in Lakeville.

August 9, 2016: Primary Election
November 8, 2016
: General Election

Find your polling location | Voter registration | Register at the polls | Absentee voting

Find your polling location

To find your polling location, download the PDF below or visit the Secretary of State's website.

pdficon 2016 polling places

Two voting locations have changed since the 2012 General Election.

  • Precinct 1 has moved from the Lakeville Area Arts Center to the Heritage Center, 20110 Holyoke Avenue.
  • Precinct 12 has moved from Messiah Lutheran Church to Cherry View Elementary School, 8600 175th Street West.

Voter registration

To vote, you must be:

  • A U.S. citizen.
  • At least 18 years old.
  • A Minnesota resident for at least 20 days on Election Day.
  • Properly registered.

You must re-register if:

  • Your name or address changes.
  • You have not voted in four years.

Are you already registered? Find out on the Secretary of State's website.

To register before voting:

  • Complete a Voter Registration Application, available at most government offices, libraries, or online at the Secretary of State's website.
  • Register in person or mail the application to the Lakeville City Clerk, 20195 Holyoke Ave., Lakeville MN 55044.
  • Online registration is available on the Secretay of State's website.
  • Visit the Secretary of State's website for more information about voter registration, including links to Voter Registration Applications in several languages.

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Absentee voting

Absentee ballots for the August 9, 2016 Primary Election will be available at City Hall beginning June 24. To see a sample ballot, visit the Secretary of State's website.

To receive an absentee ballot, submit this written application (PDF) to City of Lakeville Elections, 20195 Holyoke Ave., Lakeville MN 55044. Your absentee ballot materials will be mailed to the address indicated on the application. Applications may be returned by mail, fax, or as a scanned attachment to an e-mail. You may also submit an online application on the Secretary of State's website.

Each person must apply for themselves. It is a felony to make a false statement in an application for an absentee ballot, to attempt to cast an illegal ballot, or to help anyone to cast an illegal ballot.

Voters may cast an absentee ballot in person at City Hall beginning June 24, 2016 for the August 9 Primary Election. City offices are open for absentee voting during regular business hours, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. City Hall will also be open for absentee voting on Saturday, August 6, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

For additional information on absentee voting, including military and overseas voting, visit the Minnesota Secretary of State's website.

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