2016 General Election Information

The November, 8 2016 General Election is fast approaching and this is theLa Plata County Clerk Tiffany Parker sends ballots on Oct. 17, 2016 first presidential election in Colorado where all registered voters will receive a ballot in the mail. The La Plata County Clerk's office began mailing ballots the week of October 17. 
2016 Election results

Register

As long as you are registered to vote by Oct. 31, your address is current, you will receive a ballot in the mail. However, you can register through Election Day on November 8 and still vote in the 2016 election. Visit www.govotecolorado to register to vote, change your address or check your registration or come to one of the three Voter Service & Polling centers that will be open in La Plata County beginning October 24.

Vote
Once you receive and vote your ballot, there are a number of ways to return it for tabulation. 

Mail it: Affix a first-class postage stamp and return your ballot by U.S. Mail. We must receive your ballot by 7 p.m. on Nov. 8, so please mail it by Oct. 31. 

Amos Lee and Tiffany Parker introduce the new ballot drop box in Ignacio at Farmer's Fresh Market

Drop it: There are four secured 24-hour drop boxes throughout the county: 
  • La Plata County Clerk & Recorder's Office, 98 Everett St., Durango
  • Bayfield Town Hall, 1199 Bayfield Parkway, Bayfield
  • La Plata County Administration Building, 1101 E. 2nd Ave., Durango
  • Farmers Fresh Market, 535 Goddard Ave., Ignacio

Vote in person: Beginning Oct. 24, you can return your ballot or vote in person at one of these locations:

 

 Voter Service
& Polling Centers
 

 

La Plata County Clerk & Recorder
98 Everett St., Suite C
Durango

Oct. 24-28
Oct. 29
Oct. 31-Nov. 4
Nov. 5
Nov. 7
Nov. 8

8 a.m.-5 p.m.
8 a.m.-noon
7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
8 a.m.-noon
7 a.m.-6 p.m.
7 a.m.-7 p.m.

Bayfield Town Hall
1199 Bayfield Parkway
Bayfield

Oct. 24-28
Oct. 29
Oct. 31-Nov. 4
Nov. 5
Nov. 7
Nov. 8

8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
8 a.m.-noon
8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
8 a.m.-noon
8:30
a.m.-5 p.m.
7 a.m.-7 p.m.

La Plata County Fairgrounds
2500 Main Ave.
Durango

Nov. 4
Nov. 5
Nov. 7
Nov. 8

8 a.m.-5 p.m.
8 a.m.-noon
8 a.m.-5 p.m.
7 a.m.-7 p.m.

 Ballot Drop Only
 Fort Lewis College
Student Union Building
1000 Rim Drive
Durango
Nov. 4
Nov. 7
Nov. 8
9 a.m.-4 p.m
9 a.m.-4 p.m.
7 a.m.-7 p.m.

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