2014 Deadlines for Filing for Office

Candidate Filing Begins may 20

Candidate filing runs Tuesday, May 20 through Tuesday, June 3, 2014.
Election offices are open to accept filings from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. On the last day - June 3 - the deadline is 5:00 p.m.

Deadline to get on the Ballot

Tuesday, June 3, 2014, 5:00 p.m

Where to file to be on the ballot

In the 2014 State Election, Minneapolis Elections & Voter Services is only handling candidate filings for the Minneapolis School Board. The City of Minneapolis has a contract with Minneapolis Special School District #1 to administer elections on their behalf.

Candidates for Minneapolis School board director can file to be on the ballot at:

Minneapolis Elections & Voter Services
350 South 5th Street
City Hall, Room 201 (on the second floor)
Minneapolis MN 55415
Hours: 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
View map (pdf)

Where to file for the remaining offices on the ballot:

Filing Fee

The candidate filing fee varies by office.  For the Minneapolis School Board, the filing fee is $20.00.

Deadline to Withdraw

Candidates may withdraw no later than 5:00 p.m., Thursday, June 5, 2014.

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Candidate Filling Dates:

may 20 - june 3, 2014

Last day to withdraw: June 5