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Election Information

Valerie Leone,
City Clerk
4401 Xylon Ave N


Precinct Caucuses

The 2018 precinct caucuses will be held on Tuesday, February 6, at 7 p.m. For additional information, visit the Minnesota Secretary of State's MNVotes precinct caucus page.

Candidate Filing

The candidate filing period for two seats on the New Hope City Council is from May 22 through June 5, 2018, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. For additional information click here or contact city clerk Valerie Leone at 763-531-5117.

Election Day

Election Day is on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November in even-numbered years. Polls are open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m

Primary Election Day

A primary election for state offices is held on the first Tuesday after the second Monday of August.

Time Off to Vote

In a state or federal election, state statute gives eligible voters the right to arrange for time away from work to vote on Election Day without penalty or loss of salary or wages.

Assistance to Persons with Disabilities

Each polling place has an accessible booth for persons with disabilities. This accessible booth is equipped with new AutoMARK ballot marking machines that make it possible for voters with disabilities to mark their ballots independently and privately. For more information, please read about Voter Assistance.

Voters unable to enter a polling place may register and vote, with the assistance of two election judges of different political parties, without leaving their vehicle. Absentee balloting is also available prior to Election Day.

Election Results

Election results are available on election evening by visiting the Minnesota Secretary of State’s website at, Hennepin County’s website at, or by calling New Hope City Hall at 763-531-5100. This phone line will be answered until all precincts have reported.

After Election Day, election results can be obtained on the city of New Hope website or by calling City Hall at 763-531-5100.