City Clerk & Elections

First-time voter or new to Rochester? 

Voting can sometimes feel daunting or confusing to anyone new to the process. The City Clerk has created a helpful guide to assist anyone looking to participate in upcoming elections. Reach out to the staff in the City Clerk’s Office to help answer questions and assist with the registration process.

  • Click here to learn more about how to vote in Rochester.

Mission Statement

The mission of the City Clerk’s Office is to accurately record and preserve the actions of the City Council, safeguard vital, historic and permanent records of the City, providing information and support to the City Council, City Staff and the Public in a timely, courteous and fiscally responsible manner; and administering open and free elections.

Staff Contacts

Name Phone
City Clerk (603) 332-2130