Upcoming Elections


Voting Information

On Line Voter Registration Application

Ward Map and Polling Place Locations


Candidate Filing Information

Locally, the Mayor and two At-Large Council positions will be on the ballot in 2018.  Candidates must be a resident of the City of Hastings.  Candidate filing is open from Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at 8:00 am – Tuesday June 5, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. Deadline for candidate withdrawal is June 7th at 5:00 p.m.


Current Candidate Filings

Mayor:  Danna Elling Schultz, Mary D. Fasbender, Cody D. Jones

At-Large Councilmembers:  Lori L. Braucks, Tom Cherney, Mark Vaughan


2018 Campaign Reports

Danna Elling Schultz

Lori Braucks

Mark Vaughan

Mary D. Fasbender

Tom Cherney


2018 Candidate Information


Candidate Forms 


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.               

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 

Election Results

2018 Primary Election Results

2018 General Election Results


Absentee Voting Information

What if I’m Gone on Election Day? Absentee voting for the November 6, 2018 General Election will begin September 21, 2018. 


Work at the Polling Place as an Election Judge  


Postings and Publications


  • Notice of Filing for Candidacy
  • Absentee Voting Begins 6-29-18
  • Absentee Ballot Board Meets
  • Notice of 2018 Primary Election
  • Notice of Public Accuracy Testing


  • Absentee Voting Begins 9-21-18
  • Absentee Ballot Board Meets
  • Notice of 2018 General Election
  • Public Accuracy Test
  • Canvass Results of General Election


Historical Candidate Campaign Reports



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