City of East Grand Forks, MN

02/21/2024 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 02/21/2024 15:36

Information about Upcoming Presidential Primary Election on March 5th

Reminder to residents the Presidential Primary Election is coming up on Tuesday, March 5th. Voters can check their voter registration online, find where they vote, or view a sample ballot on the Secretary of State website.

Voters have to request a ballot of the party they wish to vote for. There are three major political parties that are recognized by the State of Minnesota, and they are the Legal Marijuana Now Party, the Republican Party, and the Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party.

Absentee voting is available at City Hall Monday through Friday from 8am to 5pm through March 1st, 10am to 3pm on Saturday, March 2nd, and again 8am to 5pm on Monday, March 4th. Polling locations will be open on March 5th Election Day from 7am to 8pm. For this election, voters from Wards 3, 4, and 5 will need to enter Door 1 at the Senior High School. Voting will be taking place in Room 195 which is right by the Door 1 Entrance.

Please contact the Administration Office at 218-773-2483 with questions about voting.