Postings and Publications
Notice of Primary Election
Notice of Filing
Absentee Ballot Board
Canvass Results of Primary Election
Absentee Voting Begins
The City of Hastings administers State Primary and State General Elections.
Primary Election – August 12, 2014
General Election – November 4, 2014
Quick Tips Election & Voting Information
Who is eligible to vote?
Are you registered to vote?
Where do you vote?
What if I’m Gone on Election Day? Absentee voting for the August 12 Primary Election will begin Friday, June 27, 2014.
- Completed an Absentee Ballot and wondering about its status?
Absentee Ballot Status
Note: New polling place location for Ward 3, Precinct 1 is Calvary Christian Church, 907 West 15th Street, Hastings, MN. All registered voters affected by this change will be notified by a post card on July 18th.
Candidate Filing Information
Candidate filing is open from Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 8:00 am – Tuesday June 3, 2014 at 5:00 p.m.
Current Candidate Filings may be found here .
Locally, the Mayor and two At-Large Ward council seats will be on the ballot this year. Candidates must be a resident of the City of Hastings.
Affidavit of Candidacy
Address of Residence Form
Affidavit of Withdrawal Form
Campaign Financial Reports
MNDot Letter to Candidates
Campaign Signage Regulations
In an effort to treat all political candidates consistently and fairly, the City of Hastings administers a process to enforce State regulations related to the placement of signs in City right-of-way and City property. The rules apply to political campaign signs for all candidates, regardless of whether they are seeking school, City, county, state or federal offices. Campaign signs may be posted beginning June 27, 2014 and must be removed on or before November 14, 2014.
Consistent with the laws of the State of Minnesota, campaign, private and commercial signs are not allowed in the following locations:
Public right-of-way for State Highways, including Trunk Highway 61, Trunk Highway 55 and Trunk Highway 316
County property and public right-of-way for County Roads: