Elections

2024 Election Dates

  • Presidential Nomination Primary - Tuesday, March 5, 2024
  • State and Local Primary - Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2024
  • General Election - Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2024

Find your voting location at https://pollfinder.sos.state.mn.us.

March 5 Presidential Primary

The Presidential Nomination Primary is different than other elections as you will only vote for presidential candidate, and you will need to choose a ballot for only ONE major political party. Learn more about voting in the primary.

Presidential Primary - Dates to Vote Early In Person

Absentee applications are available at City Hall. Learn more about your options for voting in the "How to Vote" section below.

  • Jan. 19 - March 4: Burnsville residents can apply and vote in person at Burnsville City Hall during regular business hours (8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.)  
  • Feb. 16 - March 4: Direct balloting begins. Voters can place their ballot directly into the ballot counter to be counted immediately
  • Saturday, March 2: Extended hours. Voters can vote in person at Burnsville City Hall from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. 

Convenient Ways to Help You Vote

At the City of Burnsville, we continue to look for creative solutions to help you vote and reduce traffic at polling sites.

Ballot Drop Box

Absentee ballots can be returned by mail (see the "How to Vote" section above) or hand delivered to the ballot drop box located outside of Burnsville City Hall, 100 Civic Center Parkway. It can be accessed 24 hours a day, seven days a week until 8 p.m. on Election Day.

Voting Assistance for Mobility Challenges

If you have a disability or a physical limitation and need assistance to vote in person at City Hall or at your polling site, please give us a call at 952-895-4491 and we are happy to assist. Options are available to ensure you are able to take part in the voting process. There will be signs indicating parking options for voting assistance at City Hall and at polling sites.

Please contact us if you need further assistance with your election questions at 952-895-4491 or email.