Voting Information

Your vote is important and will help shape the future of our schools. And ultimately, investing in our school facilities is our community's decision. 

The Ballot Question

Shall the board of Independent School District No. 727 (Big Lake), Minnesota be authorized to issue general obligation school building bonds in an amount not to exceed $30,000,000 for acquisition and betterment of school sites and facilities, including, but not limited to, various deferred capital projects including roofs and ventilation systems, and renovations to educational spaces including Career and Technical Education, Special Education, and other instructional spaces at all levels?

3 Easy Ways to Vote

Vote Early In Person

District residents may vote early

in-person at the District Office, 501 Minnesota Avenue, Big Lake, MN 55309 on weekdays from 7:30 am to 3:30 pm beginning September 17.

Vote on Election Day

Election Day is Tuesday, November 2. Polls will be open from 7:00 am to 8:00 pm.  All precincts will vote at Big Lake City Hall, 160 Lake Street N, Big Lake, MN 55309.

Vote by Absentee Ballot

Step 1:  

Request a ballot application to vote early. You may call 763-262-2523 or email to request one. Ballot applications may also be downloaded here

Step 2:  

Return your ballot application by returning in-person or mailing it to: District Office 501 Minnesota Avenue, Big Lake, MN 55309. Ballot applications may also be emailed to

Step 3:  

Once your application is completed and returned, you will receive an absentee ballot. Ballots must be returned to the District Office by Election Day (Tuesday, November 2).