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LWV vote sign Information concerning La Plata County voter information and services in 2014

Upcoming Elections

Voter Registration

*Are you registered to vote? First, check your Colorado Voter registration status. This reference will also let you active your registration status, determine your voting precinct and/or change your voting information. Just click on the appropriate icon and enter your voter information.

*Do you want to change your party, your address, your name? You may also register or change your registration at My Voter Information

*If you prefer to register by mail in Colorado, click CO Secretary of State registration and click on register to vote. Print the form and submit it by mail to the County Clerk for the county of your residence.

* Click here to view a flyer listing alternate ways to register to vote
These include:

  • GO ONLINE AND REGISTER AT http://www.govotecolorado.com with your drivers licence or other CO id

  • OR GO ONLINE (same site), PRINT THE REGISTRATION FORM AND MAIL IT TO THE COUNTY CLERK (address below)

  • OR GO TO THE COUNTY CLERK'S OFFICE (98 Everett St. Ste C, Durango - in Bodo)

  • OR GO TO THE BAYFIELD TOWN HALL (1199 Bayfield Parkway, Bayfield) OR GO TO ANY STATE OFFICE INCLUDING THE DRIVERS LICENCE OFFICE (329A South Camino Del Rio, Durango)

  • NEW!! YOU CAN NOW REGISTER (& VOTE) AT A VOTER SERVICE & POLLING CENTER FROM OCT. 21 UP TO AND INCLUDING ELECTION DAY, NOV. 5

  • NEW!! IF YOU ARE 16 OR OLDER (and won't be 18 by election day) YOU CAN PRE-REGISTER

THEN VOTE
Need more information??
Call the La Plata County Clerk's office at 382-6280 (or 6281)

Where to Vote

*To vote in an election that is not mail-in ballot only, you must be registered, know your precinct, and vote at the polling place assigned to your precinct.

*If you are not currently registered to vote in Colorado, see the register to vote paragraph above

*To find your precinct, click My Voter Information and answer the questions regarding name, address, and birthday. You will get your voter registration information returned. Note: The last two digits of the "Precinct Number" will be your precinct.

Upcoming Meetings

Useful References & Links

*Colorado - The Official State Web Portal Colorado Congressional Redistricting

* LWVUS: Electing the President. A Guide to the Election Process
For more information, click electing the president - everything you need to know

Past Events

laplata dropbox *Colorado Primary Election is June 24, 2014 - a new 24-Hour Ballot Drop Box is available for your convenience. Click 24 hour drop to read more.

* June 24 Primary Election: Click election FAQs to read more.

*2/16/14 Durango Herald: Power is in Your Hands - Colo. legislators answer questions By Brandon Mathis, Herald Staff Writer, LWVLPC Legislative Lowdown 2014

The League of Women Voters of La Plata County invited Rep. Mike McLachlan, D-Durango, left, and Sen. Ellen Roberts, R-Durango, to speak and answer questions during the group's annual Legislative Lowdown on Saturday morning at the Durango Public Library.

In a town-hall-style discussion, a group of about 75 people gathered at Durango Public Library on Saturday morning for the La Plata County League of Women Voters Legislative Lowdown, with guests Sen. Ellen Roberts, R-Durango, and Rep. Mike McLachlan, D-Durango.

*Saturday, Feb 15: The League of Women Voters of La Plata County will sponsor Legislative Lowdown, Saturday, February 15, from 9:30 to 11 am at the Durango Public Library.

We invite everyone in La Plata County to join us to hear what our state legislators, Senator Ellen Roberts and Representative Mike McLachlan, are focusing on in this year's legislative session and what the prospects are for passage of the bills of interest to our region.

Following short introductory remarks, the legislators will answer your written questions. Coffee, tea and security will be provided. Make the most of this opportunity to get to know your representatives and for them to get to know you and your concerns.