Election Information

Because of the COVID-19, voters in the City of Monroe are strongly urged to act now to vote absentee for the April 7th Spring Election and Presidential Preference Primary.
The deadline to REGISTER to vote online is this Wednesday, March 18th.  Register to vote online at After March 18th, you’ll need to come in person to City Hall and register to vote.

In person absentee voting will be available starting Tuesday, March 17th until April 3rd at City Hall. Currently, City Hall hours include Monday – Thursday from 7:00am – 3:30pm and Friday from 7:00am – 11:00am.

If you would like an absentee ballot mailed to you this request must be completed by April 2nd. Request an absentee ballot online through or email If unable to use online resources, you can also request in person at City Hall during office hours. The City of Monroe urges voters not to wait, due to possible delays in mail delivery.

Running for Local Office
In 2020, there are 5 seats for the office of Alderperson At Large up for election and also the position of Mayor.  Nomination packets to run for office and appear on the ballot are due to the City Clerk’s office by 5:00pm on Tuesday, January 7th, 2020  or the candidate’s name will not be placed on the ballot.  Candidates may still run for Alderperson At Large as write-in candidates.  Write-in paperwork must be filed with the City Clerk by 12PM April 3rd, 2020 to be a registered write-in candidate.  You may also run as an unregistered write-in candidate.

If you are interested being a registered write in candidate, you may pick up a campaign registration statement form in the City Clerk's Office located at City Hall - 1110 18th Avenue, Monday through Thursday between the hours of 7:00am- 3:30 pm, or Friday between the hours of 7:00am - 11:00am, or the form can be downloaded here:

If you are interested in becoming a 2020 Poll Worker please you can pick up an application form in the City Clerk’s Office located at City Hall – 1110 18th Avenue, Monday through Thursday between the hours of 7:00am – 3:330pm or Friday between the hours of 7:00am – 11:00am.  The application form can be downloaded here and emailed to

2020 Spring Election & Presidential Primary
The 2020 Spring Election will be held on Tuesday, April 7th at City Hall, located at 1110 18th Avenue.  Polls are open from 7AM - 8PM. 

Absentee Ballot Request
You must be registered to vote at your current address.  Check the status of your voter registration at

In-Person Absentee Voting
In-Person Absentee Voting will begin on March 17, 2020 in the City Clerk's Office at City Hall.  The last day to vote an absentee ballot in the City Clerk's office is Friday, April 3, 2020.

Election Information



At the close of polls on 2/18/2020, there were:
205 Issued Absentee Ballots
124 Returned Absentee Ballots 
0 Provisional Ballots