From quick, simple answers to detailed information

Learn how to register, and how and where to vote.

You will find answers and solutions to the most common questions voters have in this section, designed to help ensure all Minneapolis residents are election-ready.

How to Vote in 3 Steps + Absentee Voting Made Easy - Two-page flier - English (pdf)

"Get Ready for the 2014 Minneapolis Election" (30 second video - English)

How voting works in minnesota

Videos produced by the Minnesota Office of the Secretary of State to help voters prepare for Election Day.

"It's Election Year, Minnesota" (2 minute video - English) - Animated video provides voters with an overview of the voting process.
Also available in Hmong, Somali, and Spanish

"Get Ready to Vote!" (30 second video - English) - Animated video provides overview of helpful voter tools.
Also available in Hmong, Somali, and Spanish

How to Vote In Minneapolis

See also:

"Minnesota Votes: Introduction to Voting" Video Series - produced by the Commission of Deaf, DeafBlind and Hard of Hearing Minnesotans (MNCDHH) and the Office of the Minnesota Secretary of State. This series can help new voters learn about voting, and is accessible through American Sign Language (ASL), captions, voiceovers, and text and Microsoft Word transcripts of audio content with video descriptions included.


Minneapolis 311
Can Help

Contact Minneapolis 311 weekdays 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. for election and other city information. From outside city limits, dial 612-673-3000.