Candidate filings

For public record, we publish all Minneapolis candidate filings.

Candidate filings for 2021

The candidate filing period is July 27-August 10 for the Nov. 2, 2021 Municipal Election.

Offices eligible to file with us in 2021:

  • Mayor
  • City Council Member Wards 1-13
  • Board of Estimate & Taxation Member (2 positions)
  • Park Board Commissioner At Large (3 positions)
  • Park Board Commissioner Districts 1-6

We'll be adding candidate filings as they are received during the filing period. 

Mayor

Mayor filings

Candidates are added in order of filing date and time.

Filing dateCandidate name
7/27/2021  Mike Winter
7/27/2021  Christopher W. David
7/27/2021  Bob "Again" Carney Jr.
7/27/2021  Sheila Nezhad
   

See affidavits of candidacy for 2021 Mayor candidates

City Council

City Council Ward 1 filings

Candidates are added in order of filing date and time.

Filing dateCandidate name
7/27/2021  Elliott Payne
   

See affidavits of candidacy for 2021 City Council Ward 1 candidates

City Council Ward 2 filings

Candidates are added in order of filing date and time.

Filing dateCandidate name
7/27/2021  Yusra Arab
   

See affidavits of candidacy for 2021 City Council Ward 2 candidates

City Council Ward 3 filings

Candidates are added in order of filing date and time.

City Council Ward 4 filings

Candidates are added in order of filing date and time.

City Council Ward 5 filings

Candidates are added in order of filing date and time.

Filing dateCandidate name
7/27/2021  Victor Martinez
   

See affidavits of candidacy for 2021 City Council Ward 5 candidates

City Council Ward 6 filings

Candidates are added in order of filing date and time.

Filing dateCandidate name
7/27/2021  Jamal Osman
7/27/2021  A. Bihi
   

See affidavits of candidacy for 2021 City Council Ward 6 candidates

City Council Ward 7 filings

Candidates are added in order of filing date and time.

City Council Ward 8 filings

Candidates are added in order of filing date and time.

City Council Ward 9 filings

Candidates are added in order of filing date and time.

City Council Ward 10 filings

Candidates are added in order of filing date and time.

Filing dateCandidate name
7/27/2021  David Wheeler
   

See affidavits of candidacy for 2021 City Council Ward 10 candidates

City Council Ward 11 filings

Candidates are added in order of filing date and time.

Filing dateCandidate name
7/27/2021  Emily Koski
7/27/2021  Dillon Gherna
   

See affidavits of candidacy for 2021 City Council Ward 11 candidates

City Council Ward 12 filings

Candidates are added in order of filing date and time.

Filing dateCandidate name
7/27/2021  Andrew Johnson
   

See affidavits of candidacy for 2021 City Council Ward 12 candidates

City Council Ward 13 filings

Candidates are added in order of filing date and time.

Filing dateCandidate name
7/27/2021  Bob Reuer
7/27/2021  Linea Palmisano
   

See affidavits of candidacy for 2021 City Council Ward 13 candidates

Board of Estimate & Taxation

Board of Estimate & Taxation Member filings

Candidates are added in order of filing date and time.

Park & Recreation Board

Park Board Commissioner At Large filings

Candidates are added in order of filing date and time.

Filing dateCandidate name
7/27/2021  Meg Forney
7/27/2021  Alicia D. Smith
   

See affidavits of candidacy for 2021 Park Board Commissioner At Large candidates

Park Board Commissioner District 1 filings

Candidates are added in order of filing date and time.

Filing dateCandidate name
7/27/2021  Billy Menz
   

See affidavits of candidacy for 2021 Park Board Commissioner District 1 candidates

Park Board Commissioner District 2 filings

Candidates are added in order of filing date and time.

Filing dateCandidate name
7/27/2021  Eric Moran
   

See affidavits of candidacy for 2021 Park Board Commissioner District 2 candidates

Park Board Commissioner District 3 filings

Candidates are added in order of filing date and time.

Park Board Commissioner District 4 filings

Candidates are added in order of filing date and time.

Filing dateCandidate name
7/27/2021  Elizabeth Shaffer
   

See affidavits of candidacy for 2021 Park Board Commissioner District 4 candidates

Park Board Commissioner District 5 filings

Candidates are added in order of filing date and time.

Filing dateCandidate name
7/27/2021  Steffanie Musich
7/27/2021  Justin Cermack
   

See affidavits of candidacy for 2021 Park Board Commissioner District 5 candidates

Park Board Commissioner District 6 filings

Candidates are added in order of filing date and time.

Filing dateCandidate name
7/27/2021  Bob Fine
7/27/2021  Barb Schlaefer 
7/27/2021  Cathy Abene
   

See affidavits of candidacy for 2021 Park Board Commissioner District 6 candidates

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