City Offers Extended Hours For Early Voting

For the Nov 4 general election, you may only vote in person at your assigned polling place but may vote absentee ahead of time at Golden Valley City Hall.

Absentee voting is now available for all voters, due to a change in state law. Under the new law, voters do not have to state a specified reason in order to receive and cast an absentee ballot. Absentee voting my be done in person or by mail.

Golden Valley’s extended hours for absentee voting at City Hall are:

  • Thursday, Oct 30, 8 am-5:30 pm
  • Friday, Oct 31, 8 am-4:30 pm
  • Saturday, Nov 1, 9 am-4 pm
  • Monday, Nov 3, 8 am-5pm

To find your precinct location for voting on Election Day, use the Minnesota Secretary of State Polling Place Locator.

For more information about voting in Golden Valley, call 763-593-8000.

Resources For Voters

The online voter resource,, has a new look and functionality to allow voters to better access and interact with voter tools and information on their computers, tablets, and mobile phones.

The enhanced functionality provides voters with an easier way to connect and engage with voter resources and information. The responsive design features clean, bold links to direct users to the suite of tools, including voter registration and absentee ballot request. The site also provides comprehensive voter information to educate voters about the elections process.

For an overview of the helpful voter tools at, watch the 30-second animated video “Get Ready To Vote.”

More resources are available on the Office of the Minnesota Secretary of State Promote the Vote webpage.

Golden Valley has always had excellent voter turn-out, and that 100 percent mark is within reach (get more information about voting in Golden Valley).

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