Elections

City elections for mayor and council members are held the Tuesday after the first Monday of November in even-numbered years. The mayor’s term is two years, and the council member terms are four years. Elections for other county, state, and federal elections are also held at this time.

The 2024 elections will include various federal, state, county, judicial and local offices.

  • Presidential Nomination Primary - Tuesday, March 5, 2024
  • Primary Election - Tuesday, August 13, 2024
  • General Election - Tuesday, November 5, 2024

Minnesota Caucus Finder

For 2024, the precinct caucuses take place on Tuesday, February 27. The Office of the Secretary of State has developed a Caucus Finder that can direct voters to their caucus location. To find the precinct caucus locations for the Republican and Democratic-Farmer-Labor parties, visit the Minnesota Caucus Finder.

Election Results

For election results, visit the Minnesota Secretary of State’s website.

Important Election Dates - 2024 Election Season


Friday, January 19, 2024Absentee Voting begins for Presidential Nomination Primary

Tuesday, February 13, 2024Last day to pre-register for the Presidential Nomination Primary  (Voters may still register at the polls on election day.)

Saturday, March 2, 2024Saturday Absentee Voting  (City Hall will be open from 9 AM - 3 PM)

Tuesday, March 5, 2024Presidential Nomination Primary  (Polls will be open 7 AM - 8 PM)

Friday, June 28, 2024Absentee Voting begins for State Primary

Tuesday, July 23, 2024Last day to pre-register for the State Primary (Voters may still register at the polls on election day.)

Tuesday, July 30, 2024Candidate Filing begins for Municipal Election

Saturday, August 10, 2024Saturday Absentee Voting  (City Hall will be open from 9 AM - 3 PM)

Tuesday, August 13, 2024State Primary Election Day  (Polls will be open 7 AM - 8 PM)

Tuesday, August 13, 2024Last day of Candidate Filing for Municipal Election  (open until 5 PM)

Friday, September 20, 2024Absentee Voting begins for General Election

Tuesday, October 15, 2024Last day to pre-register for the General Election  (Voters may still register at the polls on election day.)

Saturday, October 26, 2024Saturday Absentee Voting  (City Hall will be open from 9 AM - 3 PM)

Saturday, November 2, 2024
Saturday Absentee Voting  (City Hall will be open from 9 AM - 3 PM)

Sunday, November 3, 2024
Sunday Absentee Voting  (City Hall will be open from 9 AM - 3 PM)

Tuesday, November 5, 2024
General Election Day  (Polls will be open 7 AM - 8 PM)

Thursday, January 2, 2025
Term begins for Mayor and City Council Member seats  (regular terms)


Questions

The Administration Department is available to answer your questions about voter registration, absentee voting, filing for office, and elections.  The Elections Coordinator administers city, state, and federal elections. You may also contact the Elections Coordinator at East Bethel City Hall at 763-367-7853.

Some of your questions may also be answered by visiting Anoka County Election’s website or the Secretary of State’s website.