The Otter Tail Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party County Convention will be held on:
Saturday, April 2, 2016, at Battle Lake High School’s Royal Broberg Auditorium.
Registration begins at 8:15 A.M.
Convention convenes at 8:45 A.M.
Otter Tail County DFL Precinct Caucuses were held on Super Tuesday, March 1, 2016, at seven separate sites throughout Otter Tail County, with 932 attendees. These caucuses set the framework for the grassroots organization of the Democratic Farmer Labor Party in Otter Tail County. Precinct Chairs and Associate Precinct Chairs were elected. Resolutions were voted on and sent forward to the County Convention. 214 Delegates and Alternates were elected to go to the County Convention. Delegates represent their city or township at the Otter Tail County DFL Convention April 2 , and the Senate District 8 endorsing Convention on Tuesday, April 19 in Fergus Falls. Delegates elected to the State convention will also be able to attend the Congressional District 7 Convention on Saturday April 30th in Moorhead, Minnesota.
Otter Tail County DFL Board of Directors will be chosen at the County Convention. Delegates will elect a County Chair, Vice Chair, Secretary, Treasurer, Outreach Officer, and 11 Directors; Offices are held for two years. One board position is designated as a Youth Representative, between the ages of 17 and 25. The Youth Representative must meet the requirement of Article IV, Section 1 of the State Constitution. This individual will be afforded Board voting privileges
Candidates for local, state, or federal offices may stop by to talk with Convention Delegates.