2022 School Board Special Election
Special election Tuesday, Nov. 8 to fill vacant seat
Edina voters will go to the polls Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022, to elect a candidate to fulfill the remaining term of former board member Leny Wallen-Friedman.
Wallen-Friedman resigned from the Edina School Board May 31, 2022, to relocate out-of-state. The Board approved David Goldstein as an interim member of the board. Following the Nov. 8 special election, the elected candidate will replace Goldstein and fulfill the remaining term of that seat, which expires Dec. 31, 2023.
How To Vote
To vote in this election, you must be a resident living within the school district boundaries. Some Edina residences are not within district boundaries, and some addresses in neighboring communities are. Check the Minnesota Secretary of State Polling Place Finder if you have questions.
Register to Vote
You must be a registered voter to be eligible to vote in this election. You may register to vote at your polling place on election day. For more information about registering to vote, visit the Minnesota Secretary of State Register to Vote website.
Absentee and early voting will take place from Friday, September 23 through Monday, November 7. All absentee and early voting will occur at Edina City Hall. Find more information about how to obtain an absentee ballot and/or vote early on the City of Edina website.
Where to Vote on Election Day
The League of Women Voters will host a School Board Candidate Forum at City Hall on Thursday, Sept. 29 from 7:00pm – 9:00pm.
- See the League of Women Voters of Edina site for more information: https://lwvedina.org
The Edina Parent Leadership Council will host a School Board Candidate Forum at the Edina Community Center on Tuesday, Oct. 11 from 10:30am – 11:30am.
- The forum will be located in Board Room 348.
- Parking is available in the Red Lot and Green Lot.
- Entry to the Edina Community Center is at Door 3.
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