City of Newport, MN

Elections

Absentee Voting

Running For Office

Student Voters

Voter Registration

Who Can Vote

 

City of Newport
596 7th Avenue
Newport, MN 55055
Phone: (651) 459-5677
Fax: (651) 459-9883

Hours: Monday - Thursday
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

WHO CAN VOTE

You may vote if you meet the following requirements:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age on Election Day
  • Must be a U.S. citizen
  • Must have been a Minnesota resident for at least 20 days before the election
  • Must have any felony conviction record discharged, expired or completed
  • Must not be under a court ordered guardianship where the court has revoked your voting rights
  • Must not be ruled legally incompetent by a court of law

 

Before you can vote, you must register.  You must also update your registration if you have moved, changed your name, or have not voted in the past four years. Click here to learn more about voter registration.