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  Registered voters as of December 10, 2018 - 394,353 Active Voters   

candidate information

jurisdiction information

The El Paso County Clerk & Recorder’s Office oversees ballot access for candidates interested in running for County elected offices, including Assessor, Clerk & Recorder, Commissioner, Coroner, Sheriff, Surveyor and Treasurer.

For information, please click Ballot Access for El Paso County Candidates.

The El Paso County Clerk & Recorder’s Office does NOT oversee ballot access for federal, state, municipal, special district or school district elections. 

If you are considering running for elected office in a municipality, special district or school district within El Paso County, please contact the Designated Election Official in that jurisdiction for information and procedures.

Municipality Contacts
School District Contacts

If you are considering running for an office higher than the county level in 2018, please contact your political party and/or the Colorado Secretary of State for information and procedures.

Political Party Contacts


Colorado Secretary of State
1700 Broadway, Suite 200
Denver, CO 80290
303-894-2200

For more information, please contact the El Paso County Elections Department at 719-575-VOTE (8683) or elections@elpasoco.com.

 

Candidates & Jurisdictions

If your district has taken formal action to participate in the 2018 El Paso County General Election, you should have received your Intergovernmental Agreements.

Contact Angie Leath, Director of Elections, at (719) 520-7325 with any questions.

Upcoming Deadlines


July 30, 2018: Last day for a political subdivision to notify the county clerk in writing that it has taken formal action to participate in the 2018 General Election.


DATE
ITEM DUE
August 28
Intergovernmental Agreements due to the Clerk & Recorder's Office
September 7
Ballot Certification and deposit due to the Clerk & Recorder's Office
September 21

Last day for the public to file TABOR comments with the DEO

September 25
Ballot issue notice due to the Clerk & Recorder's Office