There are three seats up for election on the City Council in 2020: (1) Mayor and (2) Councilmembers. The Mayor serves a two-year term of office and receives $9,828 annually. The Councilmembers serve overlapping four-year terms and receive $7,296 annually.
Those interested in running for office must be:
- An eligible voter,
- A Shoreview resident for at least 30 days before the election
- At least 21 years of age.
The cost to file is $5.00.
Campaign Finance Forms
Per Minnesota State Statutes, the City must post all campaign finance reports filed during an election season for four years. Below are campaign finance reports from the 2016 candidates that received contributions or spent $750 or more.