Elections & Voting
2018 Primary Election is August 14, 2018
2018 General Election is November 6, 2018
Local, state, and national elections are held in even-numbered years. On election day, all polling places are open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. The City of Waconia is divided into 2 wards, please view the polling places listed below. If you are unsure of the ward in which you reside, please consult the City of Waconia Ward Boundary Map below or visit the Secretary of State’s website.
- Waconia Ward I
Waconia Ice Arena
1250 Oak Ave.
- Waconia Ward II
Trinity Lutheran School Gymnasium
601 E. 2nd St.
Residents of the City of Waconia reside within the following government jurisdictions:
- Carver County Commissioner District 4
- Independent School District 110
- Judicial District 1
- Minnesota House District 47A
- Minnesota Senate District 47
- U.S. Congressional District 6
Waconia Residents now have the opportunity to vote absentee at Waconia City Hall (201 South Vine Street). Absentee voting does require an absentee voting application be filled out. These are available at the time of voting, but can also be downloaded here and filled out ahead of time.
Absentee Voting Dates
Primary Election: June 29, 2018 through August 13, 2018 (Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.); August 11, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.; Open until 5:00 p.m. on Monday, August 13
General Election: September 21, 2018 through November 5, 2018 (Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.); November 3 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.; Open until 5:00 p.m. on Monday, November 5
For more details on Absentee Voting visit the City's Absentee Voting Website.
Please visit the City's "Register to Vote Page" for details on how to register.
- Absentee Voting Application (Online - Fillable)
- Absentee Voting Application (Printable)
- Voter Registration Form
- Election Day Registration Information