City of Scandia, MN

Scandia will elect a Mayor and two City Council Members at the November 6 general election.  The Mayor serves a two-year term, and Council Members serve four-year terms.  The terms of Mayor Maefsky and Council Members Hegland and Schneider end in 2018.

Filing opens Tuesday, July 31, 2018 and ends on Tuesday, August 14, 2018.  Office hours for filing are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, and will be open until 5 p.m. on the last day of the filing period. 

Candidates must file an Affidavit of Candidacy with the City Clerk, signed in the presence of a notary, and pay a $2.00 filing fee.  Candidates may withdraw from the election by filing an Affidavit of Withdrawal with the City Clerk not later than 5 p.m. on Thursday, August 16, 2018.  Filing fees are not refundable.

Qualifications for candidates are:

  • Eligible voter
  • At least 21 years of age when assuming office
  • Resident of the City for thirty days preceding the General Election (November 6, 2018)
  • Has not filed for another office in the same election
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