Election Campaign Signs

Minnesota State Statutes and the Edina City Code regulate the placement of campaign signs.

Sign Regulations

Following is a short summary of some of the regulations:
  • Edina City Code Section 36-1637 allows campaign signs to be posted 60 days (September 7, 2017) before the election until 10 days (November 17, 2017) following the election.
  • No signs shall be placed in the right-of-way without the permission of the property owner.
  • No signs should interfere with regulatory signs and traffic control devices.
  • No sign shall be located in such a manner as to impede the view at intersections.
  • No sign shall be attached upon trees, rocks or power poles.
  • No sign shall be placed on parkland, or other publicly owned property or bridges/overpasses.
Refer to the city sign ordinance. For further detail on sign placement view the state statutes on Department of Transportation's website. View an illustration of campaign rules (PDF).

Please contact the City Clerk's Office at 952-826-0408 with any questions.
Election Campaign Signs Illustration