Elections & Registrations
Where do I register to vote?
What are the requirements to register to vote?
You are eligible to register to vote if you:
- Are a U.S. citizen
- Are 16 years of age, but you must be 18 years of age or older on the date of the election at which you intend to vote
- Are a Colorado resident for at least 22 days before the election at which you intend to vote
- Are not serving a sentence (including parole) for a felony conviction
How do I become eligible to vote?
In order to be eligible to vote, you must register in the county in which you reside. By registering, you declare your residency in the State of Colorado within the County and District of your actual physical address.
NOTICE OF COORDINATED ELECTION
TUESDAY, November 3, 2015
If you are a registered voter in Rio Grande County you will receive a ballot at your mailing address beginning October 16, 2015. If your mailing address has changed, you can either contact the County Clerk’s office at 719-657-3334 or go to www.govotecolorado.com.
DROP OFF BALLOT INFORMATION
Voted ballots can be dropped off at the Rio Grande County Clerk’s Office during regular business hours. Ballots can also be mailed using the envelope enclosed with the ballot. Ballots must be received at the County Clerk’s Office by 7:00 P.M. on November 3, 2015. The Postmark does not count as being received.
VOTER SERVICE POLLING CENTER LOCATION
You may register to vote, vote in-person, or vote on the accessible voting machine at:
Rio Grande County Annex Building
965 Sixth Street
Del Norte, Colorado 81132
8:00 to 4:00 Monday through Friday
October 26 to November 2
8:00 to 12:00 Saturday, October 31
7:00 to 7:00 November 3
THIS WILL BE THE ONLY POLLING LOCATION FOR RIO GRANDE COUNTY