Responsibilities of the Election Department
The election department is responsible for voter registration; compilation of ballots, absentee ballots, and early voting ballots for the regular primary, general and special county elections; training of election judges; conduct of election day procedures; tabulation of election day results, and certification of the election with the County Canvass Board.
· To be eligible to register to vote you must
o Be a United States citizen
o Be 16 years of age, but must be 18 years of age or older on the date of the electionRegister to vote no later than 29 days before the election
o Reside in Colorado for at least 22 days before the election in which you intend to vote
o Are not serving a sentence of confinement, detention, or parole for a felony conviction
· Online Voter Registration – You can register online to vote or make any changes to your voter registration if you have a Colorado State driver’s license or an ID card issued by the Department of Revenue
· You also have the option if you are a first-time voter, inactive voter, or have had a change of address, affiliation, etc. to complete this form and either mail to Phillips County Clerk, 221 S Interocean Ave, Holyoke, CO 80734, email a signed PDF attachment to firstname.lastname@example.org or drop it off at the Clerk’s office in the Phillips County Courthouse (same address).
· If you are a college student, you can vote by mail-in ballot