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City Clerk

250 N. 5th Street
Grand Junction, CO 81501
Phone: 970-244-1509
Email: cityclerk@gjcity.org

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2017 City Election Information


The next regular City Council election is scheduled for April 4, 2017.  There are four seats up for election:  District A, District D, District E, and one At-large seat.  Certificate of Election for Regular Municipal Election of April 4, 2017.

Seven Candidates for the Four Seats

District A

Jesse Daniels 

Phyllis Norris

 District D 

 Martin Chazen

C.E. Duke Wortmann

 District E

Duncan McArthur

 

At-large

C. Lincoln Pierce

Rick Taggart

 

There are two questions on the ballot:  

2A - Authorizing the City to Raise Sales and Use Taxes by One-Quarter Percent and to Incur Additional Debt for the Economic Development Project of Construction and Operation of an Event Center and Making Improvements to Two Rivers Convention Center  

2B - Authorizing the City to Retain and Spend the Funds in the Riverside Parkway Debt Retirement Fund (Already Received and to be Received Until 2022) for Road Construction, Road Repair, and Road Improvements Including but Not Limited to the Riverside Parkway

See complete wording for the questions, and other election details in the Notice of Election.

The required Notice of Financial Information for the debt question can be reviewed here.

Ballots will be mailed to active registered voters in the City beginning Monday, March 13, 2017 and must be received back to the Elections Office, 200 S. Spruce Street, or one of the designated drop-off boxes by 7:00 p.m. on Election Day, Tuesday, April 4, 2017.  Postmarks do not count as received.  

Ballot Drop-Off Box Locations  
Grand Junction City Hall
City Clerk’s Office
250 N. 5th Street
Grand Junction, CO 81501
Mesa County Central Services
Elections Department
200 S. Spruce Street (West Entrance)
Grand Junction, CO 81501
Mesa County Central Services
Clerk & Recorder
200 S. Spruce Street (Main Entrance)
Grand Junction, CO 81501
Mesa County Central Services
Outside Drop Box
200 S. Spruce St. (by West Entrance)
Grand Junction, CO 81501

 

On election night (Tuesday, April 4, 2017), election results will be broadcast on Charter/Spectrum cable channel 191 and on the City's webcast/live stream page.

Are you registered to vote? Check Colorado Secretary of State voter registration website. 

See the City Council Boundaries Map to find out what district you are in.

City elections and candidates are subject to the provisions of the Fair Campaign Practices Act. A copy of the Act and forms for filing reports can be found on the Colorado Secretary of State web site.

If you have any questions in regards to city elections, please call the City Clerk's office at 970-244-1511 or email stepht@gjcity.org