Municipal Election for Town Board of Trustees
The Town of Bennett will conduct an election on Tuesday, April 3, 2018. The 2018 Town Board election ballot will list three (3) Town Board Trustee seats. All available seats are for a four-year term.
Nomination Petitions will be available at the Town Clerk’s office at 8:00 AM on January 2, 2018 and must be returned to the Town Clerk no later than 5:00 PM on January 22, 2018. Only petitions obtained directly from the Town Clerk’s office may be circulated. Blank petition forms may not be copied for the purpose of obtaining additional signatures or to give to other candidates. Petition forms from the Town Clerk’s office may NOT be disassembled. Each candidate must turn in all of his/her petitions at one time.
Every registered elector 18 years of age or older may be a candidate for the office of Trustee, if he/she has resided within the Town for a period of at least 12 consecutive months immediately preceding the date of the election or of appointment in the case of vacancy. Residency within the territory annexed to the Town shall count towards the residency requirements in the Town.
Nomination petitions require a minimum of 10 signatures. Each signer must be a registered elector residing within the Town Limits. No registered elector shall sign more than one nomination petition for each separate office to be filled.
Persons desiring to vote in the upcoming election and who have not registered to vote must do so on or before Election Day. Persons may register to vote at Bennett Town Hall, 355 Fourth Street in Bennett, and if living in Adams County at the Adams County Motor Vehicle Office, 355 So. 1st Street in Bennett; and if living in Arapahoe County at the county offices at 5334 South Prince Street in Littleton or Arapahoe County Motor Vehicle Office, 538 N. Highway 36, Byers, CO 80103. Persons may also register to vote online at govotecolorado.com through the eighth day before the election (March 26, 2018).
If you have questions, please contact the Town Clerk at 303-644-3249 ext. 1003.