LOCAL ELECTIONS BEGIN APRIL 5TH!

There are a slew of local elections not hosted by Eagle County this Spring! These elections are not run by the Eagle County Clerk & Recorder but are still extremely important. Ballots for each district will be mailed in April or May. Please make sure you are aware of local elections and issues to be decided by you! Please use your voice and vote in these important local elections and when making any decisions about whom to elect for any of these board seats we strongly encourage you to do your own research by reading candidate bios and listening to candidate forums where available. 

 

May 3rd

 

Berry Creek Metro District 

Berry Creek Metro District Board Member Elections will be held on May 3, 2022 from 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM. For this race we suggest taking a closer look at candidates Andrea Eddy and Chris Neuswanger.

Cordillera Metro District, Cordillera Mountain Metro District, Cordillera Consolidated Metro District

Electors of the District shall vote for Directors to serve on the Board of Directors of the District. Ballots will be mailed to qualified voters by the Designated Election Official (DEO) between April 11-April 18, 2022. All ballots must be received by 7:00 p.m. MDT on May 3, 2022 in order to be counted. Visit the Metro District website for more details, including watching recordings of the two candidate forums. For this race we suggest taking a closer look at Harry Jasper.

Mountain Recreation Metropolitan District

Electors of the District shall vote to to approve the All Access Rec ballot initiative and elect two members to their Board of Directors.  The Eagle County Democrats recommend voting FOR the All Access Rec ballot initiative and consider supporting Mike McCormack and Jason Cowles for the Board. Visit Mountain Rec's website for more details, including bios of the candidates for the Board. 

 

Crown Mountain Park and Recreation District

Board Member Elections will be held on May 3, 2022 from 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM at The Nest (Crown mtn bike park), 498 Eagle County Drive, El Jebel CO 81623. Visit Crown Mountain Park and Recreation District website for more details, including bios of the candidates for the Board. For this race we recommend taking a closer look at Heather Lewin.

Eagle County Health Service District

Election are being held for Board member for Eagle County Paramedic Services. Visit Eagle County Health Service District website for more details including bios of the candidates for the Board. For this important race we suggest taking a closer look at these candidates: Douglas Smith, Benjamin Swig, Whitney Georges, Mark Bergman, and Brandy Reitter.

Eagle Ranch Metro District

Eagle Ranch Metro District will hold elections for Board of Directors on May 3, 2022.  More information will be posted as it becomes available. This is a mail ballot election. Please direct questions to Kendra Nicholson ph: (970) 926.6060, ext 107, email kendra@mwcpaa.com. In this election we recommend taking a closer look at Rick Dominick when considering who to vote for.

Eagle River Water and Sanitation District

Six people are running for four open seats on the Eagle River Water & Sanitation District board of directors. There are three polling places at which voters may cast ballots or people may vote by mail by completing an application for absentee ballot. The district is divided into seven director districts, four of which are open in this election. We strongly suggest conduct your own research on candidates, and one in particular you should take a look at is Kate Burchenal. For more information about all of the candidates go to Eagle River Water and Sanitation District website.

Eagle Vail Metro District

The Eagle-Vail Metropolitan District is conducting a regular election of the eligible electors of the District on May 3, 2022, between the hours of 7:00am and 7:00pm.  At that time three Directors will be elected to serve a three-year term.  This is a polling place election and will be held at the Eagle-Vail Pavilion, 538 Eagle Road, Avon, CO 81620. For this race we suggest taking a good look at both Timothy McGuire and Jon Strickler.       

Edwards Metro District

For more information about this board member election go to the Edwards Metro District website. Please consider taking a good look at Steven Nusbaum.

 

June 2nd

Holy Cross Energy will hold an election for new board members. All of the candidates are great options with fantastic qualifications, so please read each candidate's bio carefully before deciding whom to support.

 

June 28

On June 28, Colorado will host our Primary Election. To view a list of candidates who may appear on your ballot depending on your district, please visit our Candidate Page

VOTER REGISTRATION

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ONLINE
If you have a Colorado driver’s license or ID card you may register to vote online at GoVoteColorado.gov

IN PERSON
Voter registration is offered at all three Eagle County Clerk and Recorder offices in Avon, Eagle and El Jebel. You may also register at any Colorado Department of Motor Vehicle office when you apply for a driver’s license. For more information call the Eagle County Clerk and Recorder’s office at 970-328-8715.

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