Policy & Civic Engagement

If you have questions about elections or contacting your elected officials, please email info@folwell.org. The Policy & Civic Engagement Committee is currently seeking a new Chair. If you are interested, please contact info@folwell.org (you do not need to be a board member to hold this position).


The Policy and Civic Engagement Committee is currently reviewing and updating our bylaws. Please review our current bylaws and the draft of the proposed changes. Reach out to Josh with any questions or input.

How to Vote in Minnesota:

Minnesota, Hennepin County, and the city of Minneapolis all have elections-related resources. If you have questions about where or how to vote, please visit one of the links below.
Minnesota Secretary of State Elections: http://www.sos.state.mn.us/elections-voting/

 

Voter Registration Forms:
Make Your Voice Heard! How to Contact Your Elected  Officials:
Our elected leaders, at a local, state, and national level, need to hear from you.  And if you need assistance to resolve an issue with a city, state, or federal agency these offices can help you! Below are links to the elected officials who represent Folwell at city government, the state legislature, and at the United States Congress.
Remember: your voice matters!
Mayor of Minneapolis  Jacob Frey: http://www.ci.minneapolis.mn.us/mayor/
Ward 4 City Councilmember Phillipe Cunningham: http://www.ci.minneapolis.mn.us/ward4/index.htm
Gov. Mark Dayton: https://mn.gov/governor/
State Sen. Bobby Joe Champion (SD59): http://www.senate.mn/members/member_bio.php?mem_id=1212
Congressman Keith Ellison: https://ellison.house.gov/contact