Early voting has begun for the August 10 special election to elect a new mayor for Brooklyn Park. The contest is between the DFL endorsed Hollies Winston and Lisa Jacobson who has the endorsement of the city’s former Republican mayor.
Jacobson and Winston were the top two candidates to emerge out of a field of seven candidates during the April 13 primary special election.
Through August 9, voters can vote from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday at the Brooklyn Park City Hall located at 5200 85th Ave N. You can also vote by mail by applying for an Absentee Ballot which can be downloaded from the city’s website at this link or picking up the application at City Hall. If downloading or going to city hall are not an option for you, call 763-493-8119 to request the application be mailed to you.
After completing and signing your absentee ballot application, email it to firstname.lastname@example.org. Or if you prefer, you can mail it to:
Hennepin County Elections Government Center
300 S. 6th St MC 012 Minneapolis MN 55487-0012
Early voting in-person on a Saturday
You want to vote in-person before election day but can only do it on a weekend? You can do so at City Hall on Saturday, August 7 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.