Credit River Township occupies the eastern edge of Scott County to the south of Savage, west of Lakeville, and southeast of Prior Lake. A special election will be held on Tuesday, May 11, as part of the township's process of being incorporated as the City of Credit River. Offices that will be on the ballot include mayor and four city council seats. The mayor will be elected to a term continuing through 2022, while council members will be elected to staggered terms continuing through 2022 and 2024. The only polling place will be Credit River Town Hall located at 18985 Meadow View Boulevard. The polls will be open from 7 a.m. through 8 p.m. on election day. More information regarding the election is available here.
A total of 13 candidates have filed for the open positions, including three candidates for mayor, five candidates for the two city council terms continuing through 2024, and five candidates for the two city council terms continuing through 2022. Below are links to the affidavit of candidacy filed by each candidate and any website listed by each candidate.
City Council Term Through 2024 (two seats)
City Council Term Through 2022 (two seats)