Campaign Signs

When can signs be posted?

MN Statue 211B.045 states signs may be posted in any number beginning 46 days before the state primary in a state general election year until 10 days following the state general election. 

Location restrictions

  • Campaign signs are not allowed on public property and must be placed on private property with the permission of the owner. 
  • No such signs may be placed within 10 feet of the edge of the public road pavement or curb, on utility poles or attached to the public traffic signs.
  • Sidewalks and trails are all on public-right-of ways. All signs much be placed beyond that point, away from the roadway, and not between a sidewalk or trail and the road. 


Please contact City Hall at 651-204-6000 if you have any questions.