Special Election -
Ward 2 Council Vacancy
Councilmember Julie Jeppson was elected as Anoka County Commissioner for District 6 on November 8, 2022 and took office January 3, 2023, which created a vacancy in Ward 2 with a term to expire January 6, 2025. The Council formally declared the vacancy and called for a special election for April 11, 2023, to fill this seat. Candidate filing for this vacancy will be January 31 through February 14 during regular business hours at Blaine City Hall. Candidates must be:
- an eligible voter in Blaine
- have not filed for another office
- 21 years of age or more upon assuming office
- maintained residence in their ward for at least 30 days before the special election
More information on this vacancy is included in the candidate filing packet, including the affidavit for filing and filing fee. Questions contact Blaine Elections at 763-717-2737 or Elections@BlaineMN.gov.
Learn more about the current and upcoming elections at BlaineMN.gov/Elections. Or learn more by going to the Minnesota Secretary of State's Website.