Commissioner District 5 Special Election

On September 6th, the Goodhue County Board called a special election for Goodhue County Commissioner District 5 to fill the recent vacancy.  

Election Results

Election results will be made available after the polls close and the precincts have reported their results.  

Special Election Dates

In the event three or more candidates file for the open seat, a special primary election shall be held in the 5th district on February 14, 2023, and a special general election shall be held in the 5th District on April 11, 2023.

In the event two or fewer candidates file for the open seat, a special general election shall be held in the 5th District on February 14, 2023.

Candidate Filing Date

Dates - Tuesday, November 22 through Tuesday, December 6, 2022

Hours - 8:00 am - 4:30 pm(M-F); Open until 5:00 pm on December 6, 2022

Withdrawal deadline - Thursday, December 8, 2022 by 5:00 pm

Precincts Voting in the Special Election

Red Wing - Ward 3 Precinct 1 - Holy Family Hall Church of St. Joseph

Red Wing - Ward 3 Precinct 2 - First Covenant Church*

Red Wing - Ward 4 Precinct 1 - Jordan Towers II

Red Wing - Ward 4 Precinct 2 - Concordia Lutheran Church

Wacouta Township - Wacouta Town Hall

* This is a temporary polling place change for 2023.

Absentee Voting

Absentee voting begins on December 30, 2022 and is available at the Goodhue County Government Center - Room 208 for voters residing in the above precincts.  Absentee Hours are 8:00 am to 4:30 pm Monday - Friday, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm Saturday, February 11 and 8:00 am - 5:00 pm on Monday, February 13, 2022.

Affidavit of Candidacy

Susan Betcher

Edward Moritz

Campaign Finance Reports