What you need to know about the upcoming election in southern Colorado

EL PASO COUNTY, Colo. — It’s time to start checking your mailbox for ballots again. El Paso and Pueblo counties will be sending out ballots for the November election on Monday.

Elections offices urge everyone to double check the address on their voter registration, to make sure they receive the ballots. Do that by going to the Secretary of State’s website, govotecolorado.com , and clicking “Find My Registration.” Voters can also change party affiliations if necessary.

El Paso County

El Paso County voters will be asked to weigh in on ballot measures related to the I-25 expansion, stormwater fees, mill levies, and other issues. Voters in Manitou Springs will vote for a mayor and three city council candidates. Voters in most El Paso County school districts will choose school district directors.

>> Tap here for a list of ballot dropoff locations in El Paso County.

>> Tap here for an El Paso County sample ballot.

Pueblo County

Pueblo County voters will be electing three city council members, a board of water works member, and a civil service commissioner. Pueblo County School District 60 residents will also be electing a director-at-large. Voters will be asked to weigh in on ballot issues about the form of government in Pueblo, two sales tax increases in Pueblo, one funding the police department, a street repair enterprise in Pueblo, a tax allocation issue in Colorado City, an excise tax on marijuana in Colorado City, and a tax allocation issue in Pueblo West.  Voters in the entire county of Pueblo will vote on the ballot issue 1A to increase sales tax to fund a new jail facility.

>> Tap here for a list of ballot dropoff locations in Pueblo County.   

>> Tap here for a Pueblo County sample ballot. 

Fremont County

>> Tap here for a list of ballot dropoff locations in Fremont County.

>> Tap here for a Fremont County sample ballot. 

Teller County

>> Tap here for information about voting in Teller County. 

>> Tap here for a Teller County sample ballot. 

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