2010 is shaping up to be a pivotal election year both nationally and locally. Minnesota has a governor’s seat at stake as well as key seats at both the Congressional and state level. Your input is crucial at the local level to help determine party platforms and which candidates will be advanced to run in these races.
Precinct caucus night is Tuesday, February 2, offering your best opportunity to get involved early in the process and discuss the issues with your neighbors. Attendees can cast their preference for governor and even run for a position as a delegate to their local party’s district convention in the coming weeks.
Here are precinct caucus locations in Northeast Minneapolis, broken down by party. All area caucuses being at 7 p.m., except the Green Party’s, which begins at 6:30 p.m.
Ward 1, Precincts 1-7:
Pillsbury Elementary School Lunchroom, 2250 Garfield St NE
Ward 1, Precincts 8, 9, 10:
Edison High School, Media Center, 700 22nd Ave NE
Ward 3, Precincts 1 through 5:
DeLaSalle High School, Florance Center, One DeLaSalle Drive (Nicollet Island)
Ward 3, Precinct 6: Edison High School, Media Center, 700 22nd Ave NE
Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party (DFL):
Ward 1, Precinct 1: Columbia Manor, 3300 Central Ave. NE
Ward 1, Precinct 2: Waite Park Recreation Center, 1810 34th Ave. NE
Ward 1, Precincts 3-5: Northeast Middle School, 2955 Hayes St. NE
Ward 1, Precinct 6: Parker Skyview Highrise, 1815 Central Ave. NE
Ward 1, Precincts 8, 9: Edison High School 1st floor classroom, 700 22nd Ave NE
Ward 1, Precinct 10: Holland Highrise Community Room, 1717 Washington St. NE
Ward 3, Precincts 1-3: DeLaSalle High School, One DeLaSalle Drive (Nicollet Island)
Ward 3, Precinct 4: Spring Street Highrise, 828 Spring St. NE
Ward 3, Precinct 5: Catholic Eldercare, 817 Main St. NE
Ward 3, Precinct 6: Eastside Neighborhood Services, 1700 Second St. NE
Green Party: Pierre Bottineau Library, 55 Broadway St. NE
Independence Party: Bottineau Neighborhood Center, 2000 Second St. NE
Constitution Party: North Regional Hennepin County Library, 1315 Lowry Ave. N