How to Vote
Ballots will be mailed from Oct. 17-31 for the Nov. 8 General Election. Voter registration for the mail-only election must be updated for voters to receive a ballot.
For more on the elections, go to the Gazette’s election page.
- El Paso County residents can register to vote and pick up ballots from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday at the El Paso County Clerk and Recorder’s Office, 1675 W. Garden of the Gods Road, Suite 2202.
- A representative from clerk’s office will be on hand to help with registration and issue ballots.
- Colorado residents may register to vote or change parties at www.GoVoteColorado.com through Oct. 31, or in person through election day at county clerk offices.
- It is recommended that voters do not return their ballots in the mail after Nov. 2. Postmarked ballots received after 7 p.m. Nov. 8 will not be counted.
- People who have been a resident of Colorado for at least 22 days before the election can register to vote or change their party affiliation through election day.
- Many voter service centers and ballot drop-off areas are open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 17-Nov. 7, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 29 and Nov. 5.
- All ballot drop-off sites are open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on election day.
- To check ballot status, including to see if a ballot has been received, go to www.GoVoteColorado.com.