Municipal Elections

Sisseton is divided into three wards. Each ward is represented by two Aldermen on the City Council. The Aldermen positions have staggered two-year terms, with three seats up for election each year, one from each ward. The position of Mayor is also a two-year term and is up for election in odd-numbered years.
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  • Municipal Elections are held the 2nd Tuesday in April.

  • Election voting is held in the Community Room at City Hall:
    406 2nd Ave. W
    Sisseton, SD 57262

  • Nominating petitions can be circulated beginning the last Friday in January and must be turned in to the Finance Officer at City Hall by 5:00 p.m. on the last Friday in February.

For information on running for Mayor or an Alderman position, contact the City Business Office at 605-698-3391.

Additional information on elections can be found on the SD Secretary of State website: →