Anoka County residents who are unable to go to their polling place on election day may cast an absentee ballot by mail or in person now through Monday, Nov. 5.
New in 2012, absentee voters can vote in person at the city hall of the city in which they reside during regular office hours. Check with the city to confirm office hours.
In-person absentee balloting will also be available at city halls on the Saturday prior to election day, Nov. 3 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and until 5 p.m. Monday, Nov. 5, the day before the election.
Residents of Linwood Township can vote absentee by mail or go to the Columbus City Hall.
In-person absentee voting continues to be offered at the Anoka County Government Center.
Voting absentee by mail is also an option. Download the absentee ballot application at www.anokacounty.us/absenteevoting or call 763-323-5275 to have an absentee ballot application mailed.
For more information about elections and voter registration, go to www.anokacounty.us/elections.