Brooklyn Park’s Special Election
There’s a special election this year in the city of Brooklyn Park. Former Mayor Jeff Lunde is now serving as Hennepin County Commissioner, and Hollies Winston and Lisa Jacobson are running in the special election for mayor. Early voting runs from Friday, June 25 to Monday, August 9 at City Hall, during regular hours, Monday through Friday 8am to 4:30pm. City Hall will also be open for early voting on Saturday, August 7 from 10am to 3pm. Election day is Tuesday, August 10. Due to renovations, two polling places have changed. Those who vote at Birch Grove Elementary will vote this year at Brooklyn Middle School, and the Fair Oaks Elementary polling place has changed to North View Middle School. For more information about where and how to vote, go to http://www.brooklynpark.org/elections.