Election Judge

Presidential Primary

Election judges that worked the 2018 elections are eligible to work the 2020 Presidential Primary that will be held on Tuesday, March 3, 2020.


Election judges are needed to work at the polling locations to supervise and help with elections. If you are 18 years or older and an eligible voter, you may qualify to serve as an election judge. Election judge duties include the following.

  • Opening and closing the polls
  • Being responsible for all election materials
  • Ensuring that only qualified voters are permitted to vote and that each voter is permitted to vote only once
  • Distributing ballots
  • Tallying and certifying the election results

If you are interested in this important civic opportunity or would like additional information, please view the state information on election judges or email City Clerk Cindy Patnode or call her at 952-443-4229..