Running for Office

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Amy Truhlar, Elections
Phone: 651.490.4614 |E-mail Amy

Minnesota Secretary of State
Phone: 612.215.1440

Ramsey County Elections
Phone: 651.266.2171

There are three seats up for election on the City Council in 2018: (1) Mayor and (2) Councilmembers. The Mayor serves a two-year term of office and will receive $9,828 annually beginning January 1, 2019. The Councilmembers serve overlapping four-year terms and will receive $7,296 annually beginning January 1, 2019. 

Those interested in running for office may come into City Hall Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. between July 31st and August 14th to fill out an affidavit. You must be an eligible voter, live in Shoreview for at least 30 days before the election, and be 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. 

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