Orientation packet for 2021 Minneapolis candidates

Candidates running for Mayor and City Council can use this educational resource.

Before you begin

This document will assist candidates running for Mayor and City Council in learning more about the roles and responsibilities of each job. 

  • This is a new resource as of 2021.
  • This is not all-inclusive of each role, but created to provide context.

Contact us

Candidate & Campaign Questions

Phone

Direct: 612-331-VOTE (8683)

311 or 612-673-3000

TTY

TTY: 612-673-2157

Fax

612-673-2756

Address

Elections & Voter Services
980 Hennepin Ave. E.
Minneapolis, MN 55414

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Hours

Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.