Candidates

City Council ChambersAre you interested in filing for a city office? Serving as an effective city leader requires dedication, knowledge, and a time commitment.

Submit your application for one of Elk River's open council seat wards from Tuesday, May 17 through Tuesday, May 31.

If you're interested in applying to represent Ward 1, 4 or the Mayoral seat which are up for election in 2022, fill out the Affidavit of Candidacy form to officially file for office and pay the $5 associated fee during the aforementioned timeframe.

To view the list of current candidate filings for Elk River's open seats, click here.

Additional Candidate Resources

2022 Elk River Candidate Guide

Elk River Ward Map - 2022 Update

Minnesota Mayors Handbook - League of Minnesota Cities

Candidate Filing Directory - Minnesota Secretary of State

Campaign Finance Reports

League of Minnesota Cities - Resources for Newly Elected Officials