Elections

Benton County Elections Contact Information
Telephone(320)968-5006
AddressBenton County Elections
531 Dewey St
PO Box 129
Foley, MN 56329
Emailelections@co.benton.mn.us
2022 General Election
Election Date: November 8, 2022
Voting Hours: 7:00AM to 8:00PM
Find where you vote and view your sample ballot:  Voting Location and Sample Ballot Information 

Absentee Voting Period: September 23-November 7th

In-Person Absentee Voting Locations:
Absentee voting hours 8:00AM to 4:30PM Monday through Friday
Saturday absentee voting hours available on November 5th from 10:00AM to 3:00PM

All Benton County Precincts
Benton County Auditor-Treasurer's Office
531 Dewey St
Foley, MN 56329

City of St Cloud and City of Sartell Precincts
St Cloud City Hall
1201 7th Street South
St Cloud, MN 56301
Apply to receive an Absentee Ballot by Mail:

Complete an absentee ballot application online:  Online Absentee Ballot Application


Print and mail in an absentee ballot application:  Print and mail a paper absentee ballot application

Mail the completed application to:
Benton County Elections
531 Dewey St
Foley, MN 56329


Notice to residents of Langola Township, City of Gilman, City of Royalton(Benton County), and City of Sauk Rapids P6
Residents of Langola Township, City of Gilman, City of Royalton(Portion located in Benton County), and City of Sauk Rapids P6 are located in a mail ballot precinct which means that ballots for each election are automatically sent to residents registered to vote by non-forwardable mail prior to each election.


Mail Ballots for the November 8th General Election will be sent on October 3rd.


 Click on the following link for additional information: Notice of Mail Ballot Procedures-November 8, 2022 General Election

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How do I become an election judge?

Election judges are appointed by the cities and townships where they serve.

Contact the City or Town where you would like to serve as an election judge to apply.

Qualifications for becoming an election judge:

  • You must be eligible to vote in Minnesota and able to read, write and speak English. Students 16 and 17 years-old can be election judge trainees.
  • There are restrictions on having relatives serve together as election judges. A relative is defined as a spouse, parent, stepparent, child, stepchild, sibling, or stepsibling.
  • Relatives cannot serve together in the same precinct at the same time. In addition, relatives of a candidate, and anyone who temporarily or permanently lives in the same house as a candidate, cannot serve in the precinct where the candidate is on the ballot.
  • Candidates cannot serve in a precinct where they are on the ballot.

If selected by the city or township to serve as an election judge; you will attend a 2 hour training session given by the Benton County Auditor-Treasurer's office once every two years.

Click here for additional election judge information on the Minnesota Secretary of State's Website.

Township and City Contact Information

City of Foley

City of Gilman

City of Rice

City of Sauk Rapids

City of St Cloud

City of Sartell

City of Royalton

Town Clerk Contact Information

Elected Officials:

State and Federal Representatives

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Township Officials

Township Officers 2022