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Election Information

Election Information

The next election will be held on Tuesday, November 2, 2021. 

  • This is a council member election year and five seats will be available. 
  • The nomination petition period to certifiy for the ballot as a council candidate will begin on Tuesday, August 3, 2021, and end on Monday, August 23, 2021.  You must make a reservation for a "signing party" where all 25-35 voters who will be signing your petition come in at one time.  
  • There will be two election trainings from 5:30-7 PM on July 15 and July 29 at the Municipal Building, 1777 Broadway.  

For more information, please reach out to our Elections Administrator Dianne Marshall at [email protected] or call 303-441-3079.

2021 Elections Guideline pdf

 

2021 Approved Citizen Initiated Petitions

PAPER PETITIONS
Humane Clothing Act pdf  As of June 15, this petition was insufficient by 360 signatures.  On June 25, the committee submited additional signatures.  As of July 2, 2021, this petition is sufficient to be placed on the November 2 ballot.  
Contact: [email protected] 

Let Boulder Voters Decide on Annexation of CU South pdf As of June 15, 2021, this petition is sufficient to be placed on the November 2 ballot.  
Contact information not provided.

ONLINE PETITION
Bedrooms Are For People pdf  As of June 15, 2021, this petition is sufficient to be placed on the November 2 ballot.  
Contact:  [email protected] 

 

Frequently Asked Questions

Regular municipal elections are held on odd numbered years and include any ballot issues and the election of new council members. Special municipal elections are held on even numbered years if there are any ballot issues.

The City of Boulder will coordinate this year's election with Boulder County on Nov. 2, 2021  (the first Tuesday in November).

Contact the Boulder County Clerk and Recorder's Office at 1750 33rd St., Suite 200, by calling 303-413-7740 .

Contact the Elections Administrator Dianne Marshall at [email protected] or call 303-441-3079 .