Related Links

Sources for Candidate Information

Local Newspapers:
Sun Sailor
Lakeshore Weekly News
Star Tribune

Minnesota e-Democracy

MN League of Women Voters

The LWV also sponsors non-partisan candidate forums and debates; for more information, contact the League of Women Voters at 651.224.5445.

Important Contacts

City of Shorewood Elections

Hennepin County Elections

Secretary of State Elections

MN League of Women Voters

South Tonka LWV


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Pre-registration saves time on election day. Register by October 26 for the General election. Please contact the city at 952.960.7900 if you need assistance.


What's on the Election Day ballot in 2018?

Shorewood voters will have these races on their ballot:

  • U.S. Senator
  • U.S. Representative
  • Governor & Lt. Governor
  • Secretary of State
  • State Auditor
  • Attorney General
  • State Representative
  • Judicial offices
  • two Shorewood City Council seats

For additional election information, see the Secretary of State website, or call city hall at 952.960.7900.

2018 Election Dates

City of Shorewood has two city council seats on the ballot in 2018 with four-year terms running 1/1/19 through 12/31/22.

August 16

Candidate withdrawl deadline for general at 5 p.m.

September 21 Absentee voting begins for general election
October 16 Last day to pre-register for general election
October 26 Pre-general campaign finance reports due
November 3 City hall open for absentee voting form 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
November 5 In-person absentee voting for general closes at 5 p.m. (city hall)
November 9-16 City canvas of general election
November 16 City sign ordinance in effect
December 6

Post-general election campaign finance reports due

January 31, 2019 Campaign finance reports due