La Plata County Board of Elections in Durango Colorado

Address and phone number for La Plata County Board of Elections, a Board Of Elections, at Everett Street, Durango CO.


Name
La Plata County Board of Elections
Address
98 Everett Street, Durango, Colorado, 81303
Phone
970-382-6296
Fax
970-259-5413

About the La Plata County Board of Elections

The La Plata County Board of Elections, located in Durango, CO, is a government office that oversees local elections in Durango. The Board of Elections holds general elections, caucuses, primaries, and special elections, including elections for Durango, La Plata County, Colorado state, and federal offices. The Durango 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:
  • Durango election results
  • Registering to vote in Durango, CO
  • Election poll locations
  • Applying for an absentee ballot
  • Voter records
  • Learning about upcoming elections
  • Volunteering on election day
Durango Elections Board Responsibilities
  1. Durango Voter Registration
  2. Election Planning and Preparedness
  3. Election Day Activities in La Plata County
Durango Voter Records

In Durango, voter registration information, voter records, and election results are public records. The public can request these voter records through the La Plata 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 La Plata County voter records.

Voter Registration

The Board of Elections oversees voter registration in Durango, 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.

Durango Elections Planning & Polls

The La Plata County Board of Elections is charged with planning and carrying out elections. To prepare for elections, the Board of Elections maintains records on La Plata 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 Durango 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 Durango poll workers and volunteers, maintains voting machines, and follows Colorado state regulations and deadlines on voting.

Elections Day Activities in La Plata County, Colorado

On Election Day, The Durango 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 Durango 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 La Plata County Board of Elections

You may contact the La Plata County Board of Elections by calling 970-382-6296, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: La Plata County Board of Elections, 98 Everett Street, Durango, Colorado, 81303.


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