News By Category: Voting and Elections
July 27, 2021
July 19, 2021
Starting July 27, Golden Valley residents interested in becoming City policy makers can file to run for City Council in this year’s Nov 2 municipal election. Voters will elect two Council Members (four-year terms).
November 24, 2020
November 10, 2020
While the State of Minnesota has yet to finalize any election results, the unofficial results of the Nov 3 election can be found on the Secretary of State website.
November 3, 2020
Golden Valley polls are open 7 am–8 pm on Election Day, Nov 3. Golden Valley has eight polling places. Find yours online at the Minnesota Secretary of State Polling Place Locator.
November 2, 2020
Although over 60 percent of Golden Valley residents have already voted, City Hall remains open today until 5 pm for those hoping to vote before election day. On election day, Tue, Nov 3, polls are open 7 am–8 pm.
October 30, 2020
A federal court ruled Thu, Oct 29 that ballots received after 8 pm on Election Day must be set aside and could face legal challenges that would result in them not being counted. Due to this ruling, Hennepin County and the City of Golden Valley no longer advise residents mail their ballots back. Instead, drop it off at Golden Valley City Hall (7800 Golden Valley Rd) or the Hennepin County Government Center (300 South 6th Street, Minneapolis) by 3 pm, Nov 3.
October 29, 2020
October 27, 2020
Starting today eligible voters can apply for, vote, and deposit their absentee ballot into a ballot counter when absentee voting in person at City Hall Oct 27–Nov 2. City Hall is open Mon–Fri, 8 am–4:30 pm, and will be open for early voting Sat, Oct 31, 10 am–3 pm, and Mon, Nov 2, 8 am–5 pm.
October 21, 2020
Eligible voters can apply for, vote, and deposit their absentee ballot into a ballot counter when absentee voting in person at City Hall Oct 27–Nov 2. Voting machines will record votes as they are turned in but will not report results until after polls close on Election Day, Nov 3.