Chaffee County Board of Elections in Salida Colorado

Address and phone number for Chaffee County Board of Elections, a Board Of Elections, at PO Box 699, Salida CO.


Name
Chaffee County Board of Elections
Address
PO Box 699, Salida, Colorado, 81201
Phone
719-539-4004
Fax
719-539-8588

About the Chaffee County Board of Elections

The Chaffee County Board of Elections, located in Salida, CO, is a government office that oversees local elections in Salida. The Board of Elections holds general elections, caucuses, primaries, and special elections, including elections for Salida, Chaffee County, Colorado state, and federal offices. The Salida Elections Department, also known as the Board of Registrars, manages poll locations, certifies election results, and promotes fair and legal elections.

You may contact the Board of Elections for questions about:
  • Salida election results
  • Registering to vote in Salida, CO
  • Election poll locations
  • Applying for an absentee ballot
  • Voter records
  • Learning about upcoming elections
  • Volunteering on election day
Salida Elections Board Responsibilities
  1. Salida Voter Registration
  2. Election Planning and Preparedness
  3. Election Day Activities in Chaffee County
Salida Voter Records

In Salida, voter registration information, voter records, and election results are public records. The public can request these voter records through the Chaffee County Board of Elections. These voter records also include information such as party affiliation and elections in which the voter participated. Contact the Board of Elections for more information on accessing Chaffee County voter records.

Voter Registration

The Board of Elections oversees voter registration in Salida, including maintaining a list of registered voters and checking the accuracy of voter registration information. While other offices, including the Department of Motor Vehicles, may accept voter registration forms, the Board of Elections processes and verifies these applications to ensure accurate voter registration.

Salida Elections Planning & Polls

The Chaffee County Board of Elections is charged with planning and carrying out elections. To prepare for elections, the Board of Elections maintains records on Chaffee County voting districts and establishes polling locations within the district for early voting and in-person voting on election day. The Board of Elections also designs Salida election ballots, checking the accuracy of candidates' names, the wording of referendums, and the clarity of ballot questions. This includes CO absentee or mail-in ballots. In addition, the Board of Elections trains Salida poll workers and volunteers, maintains voting machines, and follows Colorado state regulations and deadlines on voting.

Elections Day Activities in Chaffee County, Colorado

On Election Day, The Salida Elections Board staffs polling places, provides ballots and voting machines, or picks up drop-off or mail-in ballots. The Board of Elections oversees vote counting and communicates with Colorado state officials on issues or irregularities in voting. When polls close, the Board of Elections tallies the results and reports the outcome to state officials and the public.

Election Information

The Salida Board of Elections provides information about upcoming elections, including candidates that qualify for the election, referendums and initiatives on the ballot, and volunteering opportunities. The Board also provides voter pamphlets and candidate position statements to inform voters.

Contact the Chaffee County Board of Elections

You may contact the Chaffee County Board of Elections by calling 719-539-4004, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Chaffee County Board of Elections, PO Box 699, Salida, Colorado, 81201.


Map of Chaffee County Board of Elections in Salida Colorado


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