Important Election Information and Dates

Due to COVID-19 the Garfield County Republican Party Headquarters is not open this election cycle.  

For questions please contact Chairman Darrin Smith at 970-274-0268                                     or email Darrin@DSmithWeldFab.com

PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION DAY IS TUESDAY, NOV. 3, 2020

Go Vote Colorado

Voters may view ballot styles, and check when their ballot has been mailed, received, or counted at govotecolorado.gov. Voters should verify their mailing addresses at govotecolorado.gov to ensure ballots are sent to the correct locations. If voters will be traveling and need their ballots sent to a different address, changes to addresses may be done at govotecolorado.gov, or call the Garfield County Clerk and Recorder’s Office Elections Department at (970) 384-3700, ext. 2.
Make sure you receive your ballot for the November 3, 2020, Presidential Election. Register to vote or update your registration ONLINE TODAY at govotecolorado.gov. The Post Office cannot forward your mail ballot. Voters can also call the Garfield County Election Dept. at 970-384-3700, ext. 1770, to confirm that we receive your ballot.
New this year – alerts that your ballot was received
You can sign up for alerts when we receive, accept and count your ballot at Ballot Trax. You may select the types of messages you want to receive, when during the day you want to receive them, or stop receiving them altogether. If the Secretary of State has an email address for a voter, the voter will be automatically set up to receive a Ballot Trax message. A voter can always opt out of this service.

Do your part – vote your mail ballot
Voters can return by mail (affix proper postage of $.55)                                                                                                                       OR use one of the many ballot drop off locations around the county.

Important dates:

Today: Make sure you receive your ballot for the November 3, 2020 Presidential Election. Register to vote or update your registration ONLINE TODAY at govotecolorado.gov. The post office cannot forward your mail ballot.

Oct. 9: Ballots mailed to all active registered voters.

October 12 – Nov. 3:                                                                                                                                           24/7 Ballot drop boxes open at the following locations:

    • Carbondale Town Hall – near front entrance – 511 Colorado Ave., Carbondale

    • Garfield County Courthouse – on 8th St. – 109 8th St., Glenwood Springs

    • New Castle Town Hall – near front entrance – 450 W. Main St., New Castle

    • Silt Town Hall – near front entrance – 231 N. 7th St., Silt

    • Garfield County Admin Bldg. #D – at front entrance – 195 W. 14th St., Rifle

  •       Parachute Town Hall – near front entrance – 222 Grand Valley Way, Parachute

October 12 – Nov. 3: Ballot drop off available just inside the east entrance of the Courthouse in Glenwood Springs, Monday through Friday, from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Open on Election day, Nov. 3, from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Oct. 19 – Nov. 3: Early voting begins at these two Voter Service and Polling Centers (VSPCs).                        Voted ballots can be dropped off at these VSPCs:

    • Rifle Fairgrounds – South Hall

  • Glenwood Springs Community Center – use west entrance

Open – Monday – Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday, October 31, 2020 – 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Election Day, November 3, 2020 – 7 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Oct. 26: Last day for County Clerks to mail a ballot to a voter submitting a voter registration application or change of address. Applications or address changes received after this date will be processed but the voter must appear in person at a Voter Service and Polling Center (VSPC) to obtain a ballot in person.

Oct. 26: Last day a voter should consider mailing back a voted ballot. Ballots must be received by 7 p.m. on Election Day. Postmarks do not count. Use a county drop box after this date to deliver a voted ballot.

Nov. 3: General Election Day Voter Centers open 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

    • Carbondale Town Hall – Open Election Day only

    • Rifle Fairgrounds – South Hall

  • Glenwood Springs Community Center – use west entrance

Nov. 12: Last day for voters who were sent letters for missing or discrepant signatures to return the cure affidavit and a copy of acceptable ID. New this year – “Text to Cure” mobile application to simplify the cure return process.

Voter Service & Polling Centers are one-stop shops for voters.

At these centers, you can register to vote, drop off  ballots, change an address and obtain a replacement ballot.

Glenwood Springs Community Center

100 Wulfshon Rd.
Glenwood Springs

Oct. 19 – Nov. 3: Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.;
Saturday, Oct. 31, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.;
Presidential Election Day, Nov. 3, 7 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Garfield County Fairgrounds in Rifle – South Hall

1001 Railroad Ave.
Rifle

Oct. 19 – Nov. 3: Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.;
Saturday, Oct. 31, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.;
Presidential Election Day, Nov. 3, 7 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Ballot drop-off site

Glenwood Springs
Garfield County Courthouse – East Entrance
109 Eighth Street
Oct. 12 – Nov. 3, Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

24/7 drop-off box sites

Glenwood Springs: Eighth St. drop-off box at the Garfield County Courthouse

Carbondale: Entrance of Carbondale Town Hall Building at 511 Colorado Ave.

Rifle: Entrance of Garfield County Admin Building at 195 W 14th Street, Building D

New Castle Town Hall – near front entrance – 450 W. Main St., New Castle 
Silt Town Hall – near front entrance – 231 N. 7th St., Silt 
Parachute Town Hall – near front entrance – 222 Grand Valley Way, Parachute 

Current Republican Elected Officials

T&P

Donald J. Trump

President of the United States

www.donaldjtrump.com

 

Cory Gardner

US Senate

Cory Gardner for Senate

 

scott

Scott Tipton

Colorado U.S. Representative – 3rd District

www.votetipton.com

Glen Gallegos

CU Regent – 3rd Congressional District

Glen Gallegos for CU Regent

 

Heidi Ganahl

CU Regent At-Large

Heidi for CU Regent

 

Joyce Rankin

State Board of Education – 3rd District

Joyce Rankin for Board of Education

 

Bob Rankin

Colorado State Senator – 8th District

Bob Rankin for State Senate

Perry Will

State Representative – District 57

 

Jeff

Jefferson Cheney

District Attorney  – 9th District

www.cheney4da.com

 

Tom Jankovsky

Garfield County Commissioner – District 1

Tom Jankovsky for Commissioner

John

John Martin

Garfield County Commissioner – District 2

www.electjohnmartin.com

Mike

Mike Samson

Garfield County Commissioner – District 3

Mike Samson for County Commissioner

 

Our Mission: The mission of the Garfield County GOP is to help elect Republicans committed to the principles upon which this Republic was founded.