How to register to vote? ...and more
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Starting Oct. 21, voters needing additional services can visit any Voter Service and Polling Centers in Jefferson County to vote in person, request a new or replacement ballot, change voter registration information, register to vote or use accessible voting equipment.
November 5, 2013 Register and/or vote in Voting Service and Polling Centers (Jeffco Elections and Motor Vehicle Branch Offices)
Ballots can be mailed back or dropped off.
DROP OFF LOCATIONS
Candidates run on a non-partisan basis from districts in which they live, but are elected by the county-wide electorate. You will be voting for three candidates to fill openings in the following Districts: 1 serves North and East area, 2 serves West and Mountain area, and 5 serves South area. The Board Directors serve a four-year term with no pay.
For candidate information, please visit the Jefferson County Public Schools website at http://www.jeffcopublicschools.org/board/election.html
The League of Women Voters in Jefferson County sponsored candidate forums for Lakewood City Council. Click here to find out what Ward you live in
FYI: Each Video is 30 minutes long.
Wards 1 & 2 Candidate Forum Video
The candidates in this forum are Ramey Johnson running unopposed in Ward 1, and Scott Koop running unopposed in Ward 2.
Ward 3 Candidate Forum
The candidates in this forum are Dan Smith and Shakti running in Ward 3.
Ward 4 Candidate Forum
The candidates in this forum are David Wiechman and Betty Boyd running in Ward 4.
Ward 5 Candidate Forum
The candidates in this forum are Gunner Gunstanson and Karen D. Harrison running in Ward 5.
- Election Day registration is permitted
- Voters can sign-up to receive election and registration notifications by email
AUTOMATIC RECORD UPDATES
- Voters will remain "ACTIVE" UNLESS:
They MOVE out of the county or into the county without notifying the Clerk's Office
- Addresses NOW update within the county.
VERIFY your voter registration
or call Jefferson County Clerk and Recorder's Office at 303-271-8111.
Where can I vote?
Voters may vote at any location within the county. No more precinct restrictions.
Voter Service and Polling Centers will replace precinct voting.
Five locations and all Motor Vehicle offices.
Voter Service and Polling Centers
What are the ballot issues?
BALLOT ISSUES EXPLAINED (Audio files, too!)
CAN'T FIND AN ANSWER
Contact your local County Clerk & Recorder's Office:
Jefferson County 303-271-8111
Adams County 720-523-6500
Arapahoe County 303-795-4511
Denver County 720-913-8683
Please note, a Social Security number (or last four digits) is not a legal form of identification for voting in person. Additionally, if any form of identification listed below shows your address, that address must be in the state of Colorado to be valid.
The following are acceptable forms of identification:
(a) A valid Colorado driver's license;
(b) A valid identification card issued by the Department of Revenue in accordance with the requirements of Part 3 of Article 2 of Title 42, C.R.S.;
(c) A valid U.S. passport;
(d) A valid employee identification card with a photograph of the eligible elector issued by any branch, department, agency, or entity of the United States government or of this state, or by any county, municipality, board, authority, or other political subdivision of this state;
(e) A valid pilot's license issued by the federal aviation administration or other authorized agency of the United States;
(f) A valid U.S. military identification card with a photograph of the eligible elector;
(g) A copy of a current utility bill, bank statement, government check, paycheck, or other government document that shows the name and address of the elector. For example: (I) A cable bill or telephone bill, (II) Documentation from a public institution of higher education in Colorado containing at least the name, date of birth, and legal residence address of the student elector, (III) A paycheck from a government institution or private company, (IV) A Certificate of Degree of Indian or Alaskan Native Blood, or (v) A valid identification card issued by a federally recognized tribal government certifying tribal membership.
(h) A valid Medicare or Medicaid card issued by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (formerly the United States Health Care Financing Administration);
(i) A certified copy of a U.S. birth certificate for the elector issued in the United States;
(j) Certified documentation of naturalization; or
(k) A valid student identification card with a photograph of the eligible elector issued by an institute of higher education in Colorado, as defined in section 23-3.1-102(5), C.R.S.
Section 1-1-104(19.5), C.R.S.; Colorado Secretary of State Election Rule 30.1.6.
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