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Notice to Ramsey Resident

Sample Ballots

If you are interested in seing a sample ballot online, click on www.mnvotes.org and enter your address.

New Voting Equipment for 2014

The City of Ramsey polling places will be using new voting equipment for the 2014 Primary and General elections. The voting process will remain the same, with voters completing a paper ballot to insert into a vote tabulator. A demonstration of the new equipment will be provided on Thursday morning, July 3, 2014, at 9:00 a.m. If you would like a demonstration of the equipment but are unable to come July 3, please contact Jo Thieling, City Clerk, at 763-433-9840 or jthieling@ci.ramsey.mn.us .

If you would prefer to watch a video demonstration, a link is provided below.


2014 Election Information

2014 is a regular election year. The City of Ramsey will have Council offices on the Primary and General ballot. The following seats will be up for election:

Councilmember At-Large
Councilmember Ward 1
Councilmember Ward 3

Filing for Office officially closed at 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 3.

Following is a list of candidates and the seats filed for:

At Large
Wayne Buchholz
Terry Hendriksen
Thomas J. Towberman
Kristine Williams

Ward 1
Jill Johns

Ward 3
Frank E. Howsmon V
Melody (Hesselgrave) Shryock

If you desire contact information for any of the candidates, please call City Clerk Jo Thieling at 763-433-9840 or email at jthieling@ci.ramsey.mn.us

The Primary Election is August 12, 2014 – all polling locations open from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

In-person absentee voting for the Primary Election begins on June 27, and may be done at either Ramsey City Hall or Anoka County Elections. The hours are 8:00 to 4:30. City Hall will also be open on Saturday, August 9, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. to accommodate absentee voting. You may absentee vote up to 5:00 p.m., on Monday, August 11. You may also request a ballot by mail by calling 763.427.1410 (City Hall) or 763.323.5275 (Anoka County).

The General Election is November 4, 2014 – all polling locations open from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Please refer to the links below for additional information. This page continues to be updated as information is available.

If you have any questions, please contact Jo Thieling, City Clerk at 763.433.9840 or jthieling@ci.ramsey.mn.us

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