Election Information

The Town of Westcliffe Regular Election will be held on Tuesday April 7, 2020.  All elections are mail ballot elections.  This means everyone who is an active voter will automatically receive their ballot in the mail.  Ballots cannot be forwarded, if you plan on being out of town during the election, make sure that we have your mailing address so that we can mail your ballot to you.

Voter Registration

  • Must be United States Citizen.
  • Be 18 years of age.
  • Be a resident of the Town of Westcliffe and has resided in the State of Colorado for 22 days immediatley preceeding the election.

You may register to vote several ways.  You can go online to www.govotecolorado.com and register to vote or update your voter information.  Or you can download a voter registration form, fill it out and take it to the Custer County Clerk and Recorders office at 205 South 6th Street; mail it to Custer County Clerk, PO Box 150, Westcliffe, CO. 81252; or email it to peggy@custercountygov.com.

Deadlines for voter registration

Eligible voters may register to vote up to and on Election Day as long as they have resided in the State of Colorado for at lease 22 days immediatley preceeding election day.

Date ballots will be mailed - 

  • To military and overseas voters (UOCAVA) - Feburary 24, 2020
  • To all other voters March 16, 2020

Last day ballots can be mailed - March 23, 2020

Lost or damaged ballots

If your ballot gets lost or damaged you may get a replacement ballot at the Town of Westcliffe's Town Clerk's office.  For information, call 719-783-2282 ext. 10.

Return your ballot to:

Ballots can be mailed or brought to the Town Clerk's office at the Town of Westcliffe and deposited in the ballot box.  You can deposit your ballot in the ballot in the ballot box during regular business hours Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m..  Additionally, there is a secure ballot drop off box, located on the east side of the Town Hall on the building, for the ease of after-hours drop-off.  

The Westcliffe Town Hall will be open Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 pm. from March 23, 2020 to Apirl 7 2020.  The drop off box will close at 6:00 p.m. on Election Day, April 7 2020.

Please be sure to sign the back of your return envelope.