Yes on Ranked Choice Voting
Just 4% of Minnetonka residents vote in city council primaries. Question 1 implements Ranked Choice Voting, a system in which all candidates appear on the ballot during a single general election, encouraging more voter participation. It is supported by leaders from both political parties, including Governor Tim Walz, Congressman Dean Phillips, former US Senator Dave Durenberger, and former Governor Arne Carlson.
on Ranked Choice Voting
Question 1 eliminates Minnetonka’s expensive, low-turnout municipal primary, and instead uses Ranked Choice Voting to elect the City Council and Mayor.
Type: Legislative Referral
Category: Ranked Choice Voting
Status: Passed with 55% of the vote