PUBLIC NOTICE

NOTICE OF ELECTION

Coordinated Election

Chaffee County, Colorado

Tuesday, November 2, 2021

Per Colorado Revised Statute 1-5-205 Chaffee County Clerk and Recorder, Lori Mitchell, announces that the 2021 Coordinated Election will be held on Tuesday, November 2, 2021.  Mail Ballots: Beginning on October 8, 2021, the Chaffee County Clerk and Recorder will send a mail ballot packet to every active voter.

Ballots must be RECEIVED at the Chaffee County Elections office or a designated Drop-off/Voter Service and Polling Center by 7:00 p.m. on Election Day in order for your vote(s) to be counted. Ballots received after 7:00 p.m. on Election Day will not be counted.

Postmarks do not count as a received date. If mailing back your ballot, please affix a First Class/Forever stamp.

To check your voter status visit www.GoVoteColorado.gov or contact the Chaffee County Clerk and Recorder’s office at 719-530-5604.

REPLACEMENT MAIL BALLOTS: If you spoil, deface, or lose your mail ballot, you may obtain a replacement mail ballot by visiting the Clerk and Recorder’s Office at 104 Crestone Ave., Salida or by calling the Elections office at 719-530-5604.

Ballots must be RECEIVED at the Chaffee County Elections office or a designated Drop-off/Voter Service and Polling Center by 7:00 p.m. on Election Day in order for your vote(s) to be counted. Ballots received after 7:00 p.m. on Election Day will not be counted.

Postmarks do not count as a received date. If mailing back your ballot, please affix a First Class/Forever stamp.

24-Hour Secure Drop Box locations:

Curbside-County Clerk’s Office

104 Crestone Ave., Salida

October 8 – November 2, 2021 at 7:00 p.m.

Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Outside the Motor Vehicle Branch Office

112 Linderman Ave., Buena Vista

October 8 – November 2, 2021 at 7:00 p.m.

Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Registration, Mail Ballot Drop-off and Ballot Replacement only - Chaffee County Election Office

104 Crestone Ave., Salida

Monday, through Friday, October 8, 2021 through November 1, 2021 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Election Day hours are 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Voter Service and Polling Centers: 

Register to vote, update your registration, request a new or replacement ballot, drop-off your voted mail ballot, vote in-person, vote on an accessible electronic voting tablet.

Voter Service and Polling Center Locations

Scout Hut*

210 E. Sackett Ave., Salida

October 25, 2021 through November 1, 2021

Monday- Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Saturday, October 30th 8:00 a.m.- Noon

Election Day, Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2021, 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Buena Vista Community Center*

715 E. Main Street, Buena Vista

Monday, November 1, 2021 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Election Day, Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2021, 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

*ADA accessible voting machines available 

Registering to Vote:  Register to vote online at GoVoteColorado.gov, visit a polling center, or the Elections Office at 104 Crestone Ave., Salida.

All Eligible Voters: If you need to update your voter record to receive a mail ballot packet, you must do so before October 25, 2021. You can register to vote or update your existing voter registration at GoVoteColorado.gov, or at a Voter Service and Polling Center (see Polling Locations, above).

Contact Information:

Chaffee County Clerk and Recorder

Lori Mitchell

104 Crestone Avenue

PO Box 699

Salida, CO  81201

Elections Office Direct Line:  719-530-5604

elections@chaffeecounty.org

ChaffeeClerk.colorado.gov

Published in The Chaffee County Times October 14, 2021

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