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If you are unable to vote on Election Day, you may want to vote by absentee ballot. Absentee voting for the State General Election opens on Friday, September 21, 2018 and closes on Monday, November 5, 2018.
Minnesota voters can now request an absentee ballot online at mnvotes.org through the Office of the Minnesota Secretary of State. The service allows voters to apply for an absentee ballot quickly and easily without the need to print, scan forms and return by mail, fax or email.
Absentee voters can cast their ballot in two ways:
1) Vote in person at Coon Rapids City Hall during regular hours, Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.Extended voting hours are also available: November 3 (10 a.m. to 3 p.m.) or November 5 (8 a.m. to 5 p.m.)
2) Vote absentee by mail. All absentee voters must first complete an absentee ballot application. Fill out the application online, download and complete the application and complete it by hand, or call the Anoka County Elections Office at 763-324-1300 to have an application sent to you by mail. Return your application as early as possible by any of the following methods:
An absentee ballot will be mailed to you within two business days. The absentee ballot will contain voting instructions and a return envelope. Be sure to follow the absentee instructions very carefully and return the ballot as soon as possible.
The General Election is Tuesday, November 6.