Making Democracy Work

Promoting Democracy in Southwest Colorado

The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization encouraging informed and active participation in government. It provides a meaningful dialog on both local and global issues of increasing importance in our daily lives.
The League influences public policy through education and advocacy. League membership is not for women only - we welcome everyone.
*Thursday, June 9, 7-8PM, Durango City Hall, Primary Election Forum for the Democratic candidates for District Attorney for the 6th Judicial District (Archuleta, San Juan and La Plata Counties).

Click Forum Flyer for more information.

The public is welcome to attend the forum in Durango City Council Chambers. It will also be aired live beginning at 7pm, June 9th, on Durango Government Television, or DGOV, on Charter Cable channels 191 & 981HD in the city of Durango, and over the air for those viewing television via antenna, on channel 10.1 in Durango and LaPlata County.

* Tuesday, June 28, 2016, La Plata County Primary Election
If you are not yet affiliated with a party, you can do so by June 20 and still receive a mail ballot. After June 21, you can affiliate with a party at any of the county's voter service and polling centers, and vote in person. Those are located at the La Plata County Fairgrounds, 2500 Main Ave., and our offices in Bodo Park and Bayfield. Any affiliated voter can cast his ballot in person at one of these centers June 20-28.
For those returning mail ballots, we have several secure drop-sites throughout the county, where you can return your primary ballot any time before 7 p.m. June 28: at our offices in Durango and Bayfield, at Ignacio Town Hall, 540 Goddard, and at the La Plata County Administration Building, 1101 E. Second Ave., in Durango.
*Please visit La Plata County Clerk for details about the voter service and polling centers' hours and do not hesitate to contact us with any questions.

*June 16-18, 2016, LWVUS Convention, Washington Marriott Wardman Park
Click LWVUS CONVENTION 2016 for more info and to register.