Elections

2018 Key Election Dates:
June 29Absentee voting begins for State Primary Election
July 24Last day for voters to pre-register to vote for the State Primary Election
July 31Candidate filing opens for State General Election. Individuals wanting to run for the two City Council member seats may file their Affidavit of Candidacy with the required $5 filing fee (or petition) at Wayzata City Hall.
August 11Open Saturday for absentee voting (from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.)
August 13In-person absentee voting for the State Primary closes at 5 p.m.
August 14State Primary Election Day. The polls will be open from 7 a.m. – 8 p.m.
August 14Candidate filing closes at 5 p.m. for State General Election.
September 21Absentee voting begins for State General Election
October 16Last day for voters to pre-register to vote for the State General Election
November 3Open Saturday for absentee voting (from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.)
November 5In-person absentee voting for State General Election closes at 5 p.m.
November 6State General Election. The polls will be open from 7 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Election Sign Rules in Wayzata

Please be aware of the city's code related to posting political campaign signs.

Wayzata zoning code says: "Free-standing, temporary political signs, which may remain for a period of not more than eight (8) weeks prior to an election and five (5) days after an election, provided that such signs are no more than six (6) square feet in area and are placed with permission of the property owner or lessee, except during August 1 and ten days following the general election in any State general elction year pursuant to Minnesota Statue 211B.045., which does not place any size restrictions on non-commercial signs during that time period.

Election Ballot

View the Election Ballot online at What's On My Ballot

Disclaimer

Information is subject to change based on actions of the Minnesota Legislature and current rulemaking.