2013 Background information and Data

2013 candidate filings

  • Mayor
  • Council Member - Wards 1 through 13
  • Board of Estimate & Taxation - elect 2
  • Park & Recreation Board At Large - elect 3
  • Park & Recreation Board - Districts 1 through 6
  • Ballot Questions

Candidates for Mayor

Filing Date Candidate Name Filing Affidavit
7/30/2013 Gregg A. Iverson Iverson (pdf)
7/30/2013 Christopher Robin Zimmerman Zimmerman (pdf)
7/30/2013 Dan Cohen Cohen (pdf)
7/30/2013 Ole Savior Savior (pdf)
7/30/2013 Rahn V. Workcuff Workcuff (pdf)
7/30/2013 Doug Mann Mann (pdf)
7/31/2013 Mark V Anderson Anderson (pdf)
7/31/2013 Abdul M Rahaman "The Rock" Rahaman (pdf)
8/1/2013 Edmund Bernard Bruyere Bruyere (pdf)
8/1/2013 James Everett Everett (pdf)
8/2/2013 John Charles Wilson Wilson (pdf)
8/5/2013 Mark Andrew Andrew (pdf)
8/5/2013 Bob Fine Fine (pdf)
8/5/2013 Merrill Anderson Anderson (pdf)
8/6/2013 Bob "Again" Carney Jr Carney Jr (pdf)
8/6/2013 Mike Gould Gould(pdf)
8/7/2013 John Leslie Hartwig Hartwig (pdf)
8/8/2013 Stephanie Woodruff Woodruff (pdf)
8/8/2013 Tony Lane Lane (pdf)
8/9/2013 Troy Benjegerdes Benjegerdes (pdf)
8/9/2013 Christopher Clark Clark (pdf)
8/9/2013 Kurtis W. Hanna Hanna (pdf)
8/12/2013 Neal Baxter Baxter (pdf)
8/12/2013 James "Jimmy" L. Stroud, Jr. Stroud (pdf)
8/12/2013 Jackie Cherryhomes Cherryhomes (pdf)
8/12/2013 Don Samuels Samuels (pdf)
8/12/2013 Cam Winton Winton (pdf)
8/12/2013 Betsy Hodges Hodges (pdf)
8/12/2013 Jaymie Kelly Kelly (pdf)
8/12/2013 Captain Jack Sparrow Sparrow (pdf)
8/12/2013 Joshua Rea Rea (pdf)
8/12/2013 Alicia K. Bennett Bennett (pdf)
8/13/2013 Bill Kahn Kahn (pdf)
8/13/2013 Jeffrey Alan Wagner Wagner (pdf)
8/13/2013 Cyd Gorman Gorman (pdf)

Candidates for City Council - Ward 1

Filing Date Candidate Name Filing Affidavit
8/5/2013 Kevin Reich Reich (pdf)
8/12/2013 Mark Fox Fox (pdf)
8/13/2013 Vincent Coffeen Coffeen (pdf)

Candidates for City Council - Ward 2

Filing Date Candidate Name Filing Affidavit
8/8/2013 Diana Newberry Newberry (pdf)
8/12/2013 Cam Gordon Gordon (pdf)

Candidates for City Council - Ward 3

Filing Date Candidate Name Filing Affidavit
7/30/2013 Jacob Frey Frey (pdf)
7/30/2013 Diane Hofstede Hofstede (pdf)
8/12/2013 Kristina Gronquist Gronquist (pdf)
8/13/2013 Michael Katch Katch (pdf)

Candidates for City Council - Ward 4

Filing Date Candidate Name Filing Affidavit
7/31/2013 Barbara A. "Barb" Johnson Johnson (pdf)
8/9/2013 Kris Brogan Brogan (pdf)
8/13/2013 Dan Niesen Niesen (pdf)

Candidates for City Council - Ward 5

Filing Date Candidate Name Filing Affidavit
8/2/2013 Brett Buckner Buckner (pdf)
8/8/2013 Ian Alexander Alexander (pdf)
8/9/2013 Blong Yang Yang (pdf)
812/2013 Kale R. Severson Severson (pdf)

Candidates for City Council - Ward 6

Filing Date Candidate Name Filing Affidavit
7/30/2013 Robert Lilligren Lilligren (pdf)
8/2/2013 Abdi Warsame Warsame (pdf)
8/12/2013 Mahamed A Cali Cali (pdf)
8/12/2013 Abdi Addow Addow (pdf)
8/13/2013 Sheikh Abdul Abdul (pdf)
8/13/2013 Abukar Abdi Abdi (pdf)
8/13/2013 Abdulahi Mahamud Warsame withdrawn 8-13 A M Warsame (pdf)

Candidates for City Council - Ward 7

Filing Date Candidate Name Filing Affidavit
8/6/2013 Lisa Goodman Goodman(pdf)
8/13/2013 Peter John Tharaldson withdrawn 8-15 Tharaldson (pdf)

Candidates for City Council - Ward 8

Filing Date Candidate Name Filing Affidavit
8/2/2013 Elizabeth Glidden Glidden (pdf)

Candidates for City Council - Ward 9

Filing Date Candidate Name Filing Affidavit
7/30/2013 Alondra Cano Cano (pdf)
7/30/2013 Abdi Abdulle Abdulle (pdf)
7/31/2013 Charles Curtis Curtis (pdf)
8/1/2013 Pat Fleetham Fleetham (pdf)
8/6/2013 Gregory McDonald McDonald (pdf)
8/12/2013 Ty Moore Moore (pdf)

Candidates for City Council - Ward 10

Filing Date Candidate Name Filing Affidavit
7/31/2013 Lisa Bender Bender (pdf)
8/8/2013 Meg Tuthill Tuthill (pdf)
8/9/2013 Nate Griggs Griggs (pdf)
8/13/2013 Scott Hargarten Hargarten (pdf)

Candidates for City Council - Ward 11

Filing Date Candidate Name Filing Affidavit
8/2/2013 John Quincy Quincy (pdf)
8/8/2013 Bob Schlosser Schlosser (pdf)
8/12/2013 Matt Steele Steele (pdf)

Candidates for City Council - Ward 12

Filing Date Candidate Name Filing Affidavit
7/30/2013 "Dick" Franson Franson (pdf)
7/30/2013 Andrew Johnson Johnson (pdf)
8/6/2013 Ben Gisselman Gisselman (pdf)
8/12/2013 Chris Lautenschlager Lautenschlager (pdf)
8/13/2013 Charlie Casserly Casserly (pdf)

Candidates for City Council - Ward 13

Filing Date Candidate Name Filing Affidavit
7/30/2013 Linea Palmisano Palmisano (pdf)
7/30/2013 Matt Perry Perry (pdf)
7/30/2013 Bob Reuer Reuer (pdf)
8/1/2013 David Regan Regan (pdf)
8/5/13 Missy Durant Durant (pdf)

Candidates for Board of Estimate and Taxation

Filing Date Candidate Name Filing Affidavit
7/31/2013 David Pascoe Pascoe (pdf)
7/31/2013 David B Wheeler Wheeler (pdf)
8/1/2013 Carol J. Becker Becker (pdf)
8/13/2013 Douglas Sembla Sembla (pdf)

Candidates For Park & Recreation Commissioner
At Large

Filing Date Candidate Name Filing Affidavit
8/7/2013 John Erwin Erwin (pdf)
8/8/2013 Hashim Yonis Yonis (pdf)
8/8/2013 Tom Nordyke Nordyke (pdf)
8/9/2013 Jason Stone Stone (pdf)
8/12/2013 Annie Young Young (pdf)
8/13/2013 Mary Lynn McPherson McPherson (pdf)
8/13/2013 Meg Forney Forney (pdf)
8/13/2013 Steve Barland Barland (pdf)
8/13/2013 Casper Hill Hill (pdf)
8/13/2013 Ishmael Israel Israel (pdf)

Candidates For Park & Recreation Commissioner District 1

Filing Date Candidate Name Filing Affidavit
8/1/2013 Liz Wielinski Wielinski (pdf)

Candidates For Park & Recreation Commissioner District 2

Filing Date Candidate Name Filing Affidavit
8/1/2013 David Luce Luce (pdf)
8/8/2013 Jon Olson Olson (pdf)

Candidates for Park & Recreation Commissioner District 3

Filing Date Candidate Name Filing Affidavit
7/30/2013 Scott Vreeland Vreeland (pdf)
730/2013 Said Maye Maye (pdf)

Candidates for Park & Recreation Commissioner District 4

Filing Date Candidate Name Filing Affidavit
8/8/2013 Anita Tabb Tabb (pdf)
8/8/2013 Bobby Davis Davis (pdf)

Candidates for Park & Recreation Commissioner District 5

Filing Date Candidate Name Filing Affidavit
7/30/2013 Steffanie Musich Musich (pdf)

Candidates for Park & Recreation Commissioner District 6

Filing Date Candidate Name Filing Affidavit
7/30/2013 Josh Neiman Neiman (pdf)
8/2/2013 Brad Bourn Bourn (pdf)

2013 reports to the City COuncil Elections Committee on election PReparations

October 30, 2013 - Elections Committee

Report on final plans and preparations for the 2013 municipal election.
Staff Reports: 2013 Municipal Election Plans and Preparations Report; Exhibit A - 2013 Precincts and Polling Places Map; Exhibit B - Polling Place Assessment Guide; Exhibit C - 2013 Municipal Election Staffing Analysis; Exhibit D - 2013 Voter Information Guide; Exhibit E - 2013 Ranked Choice Voting Ordinance; Exhibit F - Independent Evaluation by Freeman, Craft, McGregor Group, Inc

September 19, 2013 - Elections Committee

Appointment of election judges for the 2013 municipal election.
Staff Report: Election Judge RCA; List of Election Judges

August 28, 2013 - Elections Committee

Update on 2013 municipal election preparations including the voter outreach and education program.
Staff Report: Voter Outreach and Education RCA; Voter Outreach and Education Presentation

August 7, 2013 - Elections Committee

Voter outreach and education:
Report by Urban Scholars
.
Staff Report: Voter Education and Outreach RCA; Voter Education and Outreach Presentation; Youth Outreach Plan; College Outreach Report; Immigrant and New American Communities Report; Exhibit A; Exhibit B; Exhibit C; Exhibit D1; Exhibit D2; Exhibit D3; Exhibit E; Exhibit F

June 12, 2013 - Elections Committee

Report on plans and preparations for the 2013 municipal election.
Staff Report: Municipal Election RCA; Attachment A-Polling Place Resolution; Attachment B-Polling Place Changes; Municipal Election Status Report; Exhibit A-Polling Place Assessment Guide; Exhibit B-Polling Place Layout Example; Exhibit C-High Election Day Registrations & Registered Voters Map; Exhibit D-2013 & 2014 Polling Site Recommendations; Exhibit E-Proposed List of 2013 Polling Places; Exhibit F-Polling Place Work Group's Findings; Exhibit G-High Percentage Hmong, Somali, and Spanish Speaking Populations Map; Exhibit H-2013 Minneapolis Voter Outreach & Education Plan; Exhibit I-Election's Twitter Page; Exhibit J-Election's Facebook Page; Municipal Election Presentation

May 20, 2013 - Elections Committee

Ordinance changes amending the rules of conduct for municipal elections.
Staff Report: Municipal Elections RCA; Municipal Elections Ordinance; Municipal Elections Ordinance Reference Chart; Municipal Elections Ordinance Glossary; Municipal Elections Voter Intent Proposal; Municipal Elections Ordinance Presentation

February 27, 2013 - Elections Committee

Report on the planning and conduct of municipal elections.
Staff Report: 2013 Minneapolis Election RCA; 2013 Minneapolis Election Report; 2013 Minneapolis Election Presentation 

2013 Election Educational Materials

The Minneapolis Elections & Voter Services Division developed and compiled a variety of resources to be used in sharing information about the 2013 municipal election. These resources helped share key educational messages about the election with a variety of audiences across the city.

Brochures, fliers & educational materials

Ranked Choice Voting - One page flier - English (pdf)

RCV: Easy as 1, 2, 3... - Half sheet flier, double sided - English (pdf)
RCV FAQ - English (pdf)
Counting a Ranked Choice Voting Election - English two page flier (pdf)

Roadmap to Voting - English (pdf)

Voter Information Guide - English double-sided flier - 11 x 17 (pdf)
Vote Minneapolis Activity Book for Elementary Students - English (pdf)

2013 Results

Results, including the raw data files used for the tabulation of each office, are available under the Results section of this site.

2013 Post-Election Reports to the City Council Elections & Rules Committee

November 12, 2013 - City Canvassing Board

Canvass election results for the 2013 Municipal General Election held November 5, 2013.
Staff Report: Request for Council Action; Canvass Report & Election Summary; Post Election Review drawing results

March 25, 2014 - Elections & Rules Committee

Report on the 2013 Municipal Election.
Staff Report: The 2013 Municipal Election: An Analysis & Recommendations; Exhibit A Part 1 - Analysis of 2013 Post-Election Survey Results; Exhibit A Part 2 - 2013 Post-Election Survey Summary Results; Exhibit A Part 3 - 2013 Post-Election Survey Crosstabulation of Results; Exhibit B: November 2013 Municipal Election Analysis by Connie Schmidt