MINNEAPOLIS - The city of Minneapolis will hold a mock election to give people a chance to try out ranked-choice voting and check out new voting equipment. It will be used to decide the mayoral and city council races. The mock election will be held Sept. 5 through Sept. 16.
Locations and days for the mock election are:
Minneapolis City Hall rotunda, 350 S. Fifth St. S.
Sept. 5 - 16, weekdays from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Roosevelt High School cafeteria, 4029 28th Ave. S.
Sept. 9, from 3:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Patrick Henry High School cafeteria, 4320 Newton Ave. N.
Sept. 10, from 3:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Washburn High School cafeteria, 201 W. 49th St.
Sept. 11, from 3:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Edison High School small gym, 700 22nd Ave. NE
Sept. 12, from 3:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Voters who stop in at one of the polling places can practice ranked-choice voting and use an AutoMark assisted-voting machine. They will also get a look at the new ballot counters that were recently purchased by Hennepin County,
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