The Clerk's office is responsible for City, State and Federal elections. Information regarding your legislative, congressional and school districts can be found at the Secretary of States Office.
Register to Vote
Please register to vote prior to the General Election if you have moved into Centerville, changed your name, or got married or divorced. This will make election day more convenient for you and our judges.
Watch a YouTube Video Regarding Elections
YouTube Produced Video by the Office of the Minnesota Secretary of State - Minnesota Elections: Accessible, Secure, Accurate
Centerville's polling place for the General Elections is the Church of St. Genevieve's Community Parish Center, 6995 Centerville Road, Centerville, MN 55038 and City Hall for absentee voting.
Political Sign Regulations
For more details please obtain independent legal advice. The City cannot give legal advice.
|Topic||Regulated By||Contact for Complaint|
|Signs located on CITY or COUNTY streets and/or right of ways, on city boulevards, on boulevard trees or utility poles prohibited without permit.||Centerville Ordinance 152 (PDF)||Email City of Centerville or call 651-792-7933|
|Signs located on STATE or FEDERAL street and/or right of ways prohibited without permit.||MN Statute 173.15 and MN Statute 160.27||173.15 and MN Statute 160.27 - Minnesota Department of Transportation, Metropolitan District Office, 651-234-7500 – ask for “Permits”|
|Signs located on CORPORATE property (as a political contribution)||MN Statute 211B.15||MN Office of Administrative Hearings|
|Signs located on PRIVATE property||MN Statute 211B.15 and MN Statute 609.605||N/A|
|Content of a sign||MN Statute 211B||MN Office of Administrative Hearings|
|Size, placement or height of placement of signs||Centerville Ordinance 152 (PDF)||City of Centerville, 651-792-7933|
|Quantity of signs in a state general election year beginning 46 days before the state primary until 10 days after the general election||MN Statute 211B.045||City of Centerville, 651-792-7933|
|On Election Day: Signs on public property within 100 feet of a building that is a polling place||MN Statute 211B.11 - Note: a Panel of the Office of Administrative Hearing ruled MS 211B.11 applies only to public property, and not to private property.||City of Centerville, 651-792-7933|
|On Election Day: On the public property of a building that is a polling place (park, school, library, public housing)||City of Centerville, 651-792-7933|
|Signs up past 10 days of an election including the candidate’s name||MN Statute 211B.045|