Elections & Voting
Election DatesFor more details on the Presidential Nomination Primary, please click here (link).
Presidential Nomination Primary: March 3, 2020
State Primary: August 11, 2020
General Election: November 3, 2020
Absentee voting will take place at City Hall for Waconia residents for all elections. Please visit the City's Absentee Voting page (to the left) for more details.
Local, state, and national elections are held in even-numbered years. On election day, all polling places are open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. The City of Waconia is divided into 2 wards, please view the polling places listed below. If you are unsure of the ward in which you reside, please consult the City of Waconia Ward Boundary Map below or visit the Secretary of State’s website.
- Waconia Ward I
Waconia Ice Arena
1250 Oak Ave.
- Waconia Ward II
Trinity Lutheran School Gymnasium
601 E. 2nd St.
Residents of the City of Waconia reside within the following government jurisdictions:
- Carver County Commissioner District 4
- Independent School District 110
- Judicial District 1
- Minnesota House District 47A
- Minnesota Senate District 47
- U.S. Congressional District 6
Waconia Residents now have the opportunity to vote absentee at Waconia City Hall (201 South Vine Street). Absentee voting does require an absentee voting application to be filled out. to download an absentee voting application to download an absentee voting application to download an absentee voting application to download an absentee voting application to download an absentee voting application to download an absentee voting application to download an absentee voting application These are available at the time of voting, but can also be downloaded here (LINK, PDF) and filled out ahead of time. This will save you time when you arrive to vote. to download an absentee voting appl
For more details on Absentee Voting visit the City's Absentee Voting Website Opens in New Window .
Please visit the City's "Register to Vote Page" Opens in New Window for details on how to register.
- Absentee Voting Application (Online - Fillable) Opens in New Window
- Absentee Voting Application (Printable) Opens in New Window
- Voter Registration Form Opens in New Window
- Election Day Registration Information Opens in New Window