Candidate Filing for Office
Notice of Candidate Filing for Municipal Office 2020
Notice is hereby given pursuant to Minnesota Statute 205.13; Subd 2, that candidate filings for the City of Anoka elected offices will begin at 8:00 a.m. on Tuesday, May 19, 2020, and ends at 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 2, 2020. The amount of candidate filings received will determine whether the City of Anoka will hold a municipal primary election on August 11, 2020.
Candidates for the following offices file with the Anoka City Clerk, 2015 First Avenue, Anoka, Minnesota 55303.
Regular Municipal Election to elect:
- Mayor for a term of two years.
- City Councilmember (2 seats) for a Full-term of four years each.
Cost to File
The cost to file an Affidavit of Candidacy is $20.00. Individuals may submit a Petition in lieu of the filing fee. For further information on this, please contact the City Clerk.
Withdrawal of Candidacy
Affidavits of Withdrawal are due no later than 5:00 p.m. on June 4, 2020. The filing fee is not refundable.
If you have any questions relating to filing for office or other election questions, please contact City Clerk, Amy Oehlers at 763-576-2712 or via email.
Candidate Filing Information Packet & Secretary of State Campaign Manual are linked below. Additional candidate information and general information on Elections is available on the Secretary of State’s website.
- Affidavit of Candidacy
- Candidate Filing Information Packet for 2020 (For City of Anoka)
- Secretary of State Campaign Manual for 2020
Candidates Filed for Office - 2020
Candidate filings will be posted to the Secretary of State’s Candidate Filing page as they are received within 24 hours.