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Crown Roller Mill, Suite 425
105 Fifth Avenue South 
Minneapolis, MN 55401
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2016 Neighborhood and Community Engagement Commission Neighborhood (NCEC) Election Process

This year, Neighborhood and Community Engagement Commission (NCEC) seats from neighborhood districts 2, 4, 6 and 8 are up for election through the neighborhood election process. In addition, 1 Mayoral and 3 City Council positions are up for appointment through the City’s appointment process.

See below for District 7 Special Election Process

Current Neighborhood and Community Engagement Commission Members

View a map of the NCEC Districts (pdf). 

District 7 Special Election

District 7 representative, Antoine Martinneau has resigned. Due to his resignation, a special election to fill the remaining year of his term will be held. The application process is open and interested candidates may submit applications now through Friday, September 9th.

Special election application (word)

Special election voter guide.

Neighborhoods in NCEC District 7 are: Ventura Village, Phillips West, Midtown Phillips, East Phillips, Central, Powderhorn Park, Corcoran, Bryant and Bancroft.

The special election for NCEC District 7 will be held on Monday, September 19, 2016:

Special Election for NCEC District 7
Monday, September 19, 2016
East Phillips Park Cultural and Community Center
2307 17th Avenue South

Neighborhoods in District 7 should also be prepared notify NCR of their electors and alternates by Friday, September 16th by sending an email to [email protected], or by mail at:

Neighborhood and Community Relations
Crown Roller Mill, Room 425
105 5th Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55401

The timeline for the special election process is as follows:

Tuesday, August 9th: Open application process for district 7 special election
Tuesday, September 6th: Reminder to neighborhoods
Friday, September 9th: Applications due
Monday, September 12th: Send voter guide to neighborhoods
Friday, September 16th: Electors and alternates deadline
Monday, September 19th: District 7 special election
Week of September 19th – 23rd: Orientation for new member
Tuesday, September 27th: NCEC Meeting

If you have any questions about the upcoming Commission elections, please feel free to call Howard Blin at (612) 673-3163 or your Neighborhood Specialist.

Voter Guide

The voter guide for the special election in District 7 is now available.  

Candidate Application and Guidebook

Download the 2016 NCEC candidate application (doc) for NCEC districts 2, 4, 6 and 8! You can also review the 2016 Applicant Guidebook (pdf) for more information.

Election Date and Location

Thursday, June 16, 2016
6:30 PM 
Crown Roller Mill
105 5th Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55401 

2016 Elections Timeline

Friday, April 29                                Closing date for spring vacancy cycle for boards and commissions
Friday, May 13                                  Closing date for candidate applications for Districts 2, 4, 6 and 8
Monday, May 23                               Voter Guide on-line and mailed to Neighborhoods
Wednesday, June 8                         Deadline for notifying NCR of neighborhood electors and alternates
Thursday, June 16                           Commission elections
Friday, June 17                                Winner announced
Wednesday, July 13 (tentative)       Orientation for new Commissioners 
Tuesday, July 26                              NCEC meeting

NCEC Neighborhood Election Process adopted by Neighborhood Representatives on April 16, 2011

Voting Results

  Past Neighborhood Elections




Last updated Jan 27, 2017



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