November 2018 Election
Colorado’s midterm election is underway, with Election Day rapidly approaching on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018. As most Douglas County voters received their ballots in the mail last week, here are a few tips for what comes next.
- Register to vote. If you still haven’t registered to vote, you can do so by clicking here or texting “CO” to 28683 (2VOTE). You can also update your address or registration there and check the status of your ballot.
- Know your ballot delivery options. There are a variety of ways you can turn-in your ballot:
- Your ballot may be delivered by mail before Election Day.
- Douglas County has nine conveniently-located ballot drop-off locations that are available 24-hours a day until Election Day at 7 p.m. A tenth location, at the Roxborough Library, is open during library business hours (Mon.–Thurs. 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Fri. and Sat. 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.; and Sun. from Noon – 5 p.m.), now through November 5, and on Election Day from 7 a.m. – 7 p.m.
- Seven Voter Service and Polling Centers (VSPCs) are open now through November 5 (Mon. – Fri. 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Sat. 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.) and on Election Day. They are, located throughout Douglas County and will also accept a completed ballot for delivery before Election Day. An additional nine VSPCs will open on Election Day throughout Douglas County for voter assistance as well as ballot delivery.
- Know your ballot deadline. Ballots must be received no later than 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 6. Postmarks do not count.
- Get help if you need it. Check out Douglas County’s Election-Ready Check List or visit the Douglas County Elections Office at 125 Stephanie Place in Castle Rock any weekday between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m.