Election Day Voting

National, state, and county primaries are held in August of even-numbered years. Minnesota has a consolidated primary ballot that allows voters to make a secret choice of a major party primary.

Nation, state, and county general elections are held in November of even-numbered years.

Remember to Vote and to Vote in Honor of a Veteran!

Election Dates

  • Presidential Nominating Primary - The first Tuesday in March
  • Primary Election - The second Tuesday in August.
  • General Election - The first Tuesday after the first Monday in November.

Polls Open

7 am to 8 pm.

Time Off to Vote

In state or federal elections, every employee has the right to be excused from work to vote on Election Day without penalty or loss of salary or wages per Minnesota Statute 204C.04.

Assistance to Persons with Disabilities

All polling places have a booth accessible for persons with disabilities. In addition, there is a machine to assist the voter in marking the ballot. Voters unable to enter a polling place may, with the assistance of two election judges of different political parties, register and vote without leaving their vehicle. Absentee voting is also available before Election Day.

Election Results

Results can be obtained on the City of Delano website or on the Wright County Website. After Election Day, election results can be obtained by calling the City Clerk at (763) 972-0566.

Election forms are available at many locations and on various websites including Wright County Auditor or contact by phone at (763) 682-7578, Office of the Secretary of State, or contact by phone at (651) 296-2803, and at your political party's headquarters. You can contact City Hall at (763) 972-0550.