The City of Roseville follows the Council / Manager “Plan B” form of government. Four council members and a mayor establish the policies and set the direction of the city. The mayor and council members are elected at large and serve four year terms.
Elections are held in even years. Two council members are elected in the even year that coincides with the presidential elections. The other two council members and the mayor are elected the following even year election.
The Mounds View School District 621 and Roseville Area School District 623 hold school board elections in odd years. The northwest corner of the city (Precinct 1 and Precinct 2) is in the Mounds View District.