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Glidden Lawn Signs are Here!

One of the easiest way to support the campaign is by placing a lawn sign in your yard. Signs will go up mid-September and be taken down after the election.
To get your sign, Email Jen at with your name and address. Please include any special placement instructions if necessary.
Thank you for your support!


tayler,E, JenMy awesome Womenwinning Mwcf intern Taylor Sharp and campaign manager Jennifer Owens. Thank you!

National Night Out

Despite the rain, it was a fabulous NNO in South Minneapolis – thank you neighbors for your hospitality!pe

Door Knock with Elizabeth!

Join Elizabeth for door knocking!  Ready to join us meeting voters door to door?  It’s fun, and it is a way to get active and talk to neighbors about the upcoming election and issues important to them.  Haven’t door knocked before?  No problem.  We train volunteers before we go out every night and Elizabeth will be right there with you.

Contact Elizabeth’s campaign manager, Jen Owens, at to get the week’s schedule and join us at the doors!


Twin Cities Pride Festival

It was an honor to represent Ward 8 June 30th at the Twin Cities Pride parade! This year’s celebration was just that– a time to celebrate historic progress in the state of Minnesota and to thank everyone who worked tirelessly in the name of love and equality for all.Ward 8 PRIDE photo

Arts on Chicago Celebration

Congratulations to all who made the amazing celebration of Arts on Chicago and the 38th and Chicago Business Association festival shine. The day was so full of amazement and rich experience… and a tremendous showcase for art creation and experience closing down the 37xx block of Chicago for the sound stage was amazing! To all of the artists who participated, THANK YOU! You’ve helped make us more connected as a community and showed the power of LOCAL ARTISTS.5557_10200567551445539_439267154_n

Elizabeth is DFL Endorsed!

convention_photoThank you to the DFL delegates and caucus goers – I am so honored to be the DFL endorsed candidates for Ward 8 City Council!
We are excited to knock on doors, call voters, and ensure we reach as many people as possible in this city election year.  Please let us know if you can help!

Here is my speech to the 2013 DFL Ward 8 convention:

Thank you, delegates.  It is an honor to serve the the 8th Ward and it is an honor to have your confidence and endorsement!  A special thank you to Lyndale and parts of Kingfield that are new to the 8th Ward – I am so excited to work with you.
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Ward 8 Convention: Saturday May 11

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Sat. May 11: Ward 8 Convention!

Be a delegate for Elizabeth!

When:   8:30 am registration, 9:30 am convention

Where:  Washburn High School, 201 W 49th Street


Why attend the Ward 8 Convention?

Support Elizabeth as a delegate – endorse her as the Ward 8 DFL Candidate for City Council.  Get to know politically active neighbors; learn how YOU can influence Minneapolis politics and be part of the DFL endorsement process.  And … Hear from candidates running for Mayor, Park Board, and Board of Estimate & Taxation!


Elizabeth endorsed by womenwinning!

womenwinninglogo  Elizabeth is proud to be endorsed by womenwinning.  According to womenwinning executive director Lauren Beecham, “Council Member Elizabeth Glidden is a leader in the women’s community.  She has consistently led on issues that affect women and families. We are proud to support Elizabeth for re-election and stand strongly behind her as she campaigns for residents in the 8th Ward.”


New Windows at Mi Sinaloa, 38Chicago

New Windows at Mi Sinaloa, 38Chicago!

Beautiful new windows being installed now at the corner of 38th and Chicago, for restaurant Mi Sinaloa. A great look AND eyes on the street. Thank you to Bancroft, PPNA, and Central and Bryant neighborhoods for their work with the business community.