Voting Information

The links below will take you to the Minnesota Secretary of State's website.

Absentee/Early Voting

First day to vote early in person: Friday, September 22.

Last day to vote early in person: Monday, November 6.

Who can vote in Minnesota?

To vote you must be:

  • A U.S. citizen

  • At least 18 years old on Election Day

  • A resident of Minnesota for 20 days

  • Not currently incarcerated for a felony conviction (More info)

You can vote while under guardianship unless a judge specifically has revoked your right to vote.

You cannot vote if a court has ruled that you are legally incompetent.

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2023 Ballot Question

Approval of Capital Project Levy Authorization for Technology

The board of Independent School District No. 535 (Rochester Public Schools), Minnesota has a proposed capital project levy authorization in the maximum amount of 4.467% times the net tax capacity of the School District. The proposed capital project levy authorization will raise approximately $10,150,000 for taxes first levied in 2023, payable in 2024, and would be authorized for ten (10) years. The estimated total cost of the projects to be funded over that time period is approximately $101,500,000. The proposed authorization will provide funds for the purchase, installation, support, and maintenance of software and technology equipment. Shall the capital project levy authorization proposed by the board of Independent School District No. 535 (Rochester Public Schools), Minnesota be approved?


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