Elections Office


The purpose of the Elections Activity is to provide registration and voting services to those who are eligible to vote in Gunnison County so they can successfully cast their ballot in a timely and accurate manner.

Gunnison County Election Information

November 8, 2016
General Election
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IN ACCORDANCE WITH C.R.S. 1-7-509(2)(b), the Gunnison County Election’s Division will be conducting the Logic and Accuracy Testing of the electronic voting equipment for the 2016 Gunnison County General Election on Wednesday, October 5th, 2016, at 1:00 p.m. promptly, in the Election’s Division Main Office located in the Blackstock Government Center, 221 North Wisconsin Street, Suite C, Gunnison, Colorado   81230.

          For questions regarding this testing, please contact Diane Folowell at (970) 641-7927 or email dfolowell@gunnisoncounty.org.

The November 8, 2016 General Election is an all mail ballot election. Ballots will be mailed to all eligible voters the week of October 17th 2016. 

 Anyone wishing to register to vote or change voter registration information may do so by coming in to the County Clerk's office at 221 N. Wisconsin St. at the Blackstock Government Center in Gunnison or go to www.govotecolorado.com.  

Return your voted Gunnison County ballot by mail:  
Requires one first-class stamp OR use the secure 24/7 drop box at the Blackstock Government Center.

October 17, 2016 - Must have residency to vote in Gunnison County

October 17, 2016 - Ballots will be mailed to all eligible voters

October 31, 2016 - Last day to request a ballot be sent through the mail (after this date the voter must pick up a ballot in person)

November 8, 2016 - Last day to apply for a ballot

November 8, 2016 - General Election Day

Voter Service and Polling Center Information

What is a V​oter Service and Polling Center?
VSPC is a location that has been set up during the election to provide the following services to voters:
Mail Ballot Services
Replacement Ballots
Ballot Boxes to Return Ballots
Voter Registration
Provisional Ballots
Voting Machines

Register to Vote

If you have a Colorado state driver's license or ID card issued by the Department of Revenue, you may register online.

You may now verify your voter registration information online via the Colorado Secretary of State Elections Center.

Vote In Honor of a Veteran

The Vote In Honor Of A Veteran program will give you the opportunity to cast your vote in honor of a service member who has served our country in the United States Military. It is our service men and women who protect our right to vote and guard our democracy with honor. Cast your vote this November and remember those who sacrifice so that you can continue to cast a ballot every election. This year, you can recognize that effort by wearing a personalized button from the Colorado Secretary of State's Office to express your appreciation of a specific service member or veteran.
 Sign up here

Related Resources

  • Ballot Information Booklet (Blue Book) The purpose of the ballot information booklet is to provide voters with the text, title, and a fair and impartial analysis of each initiated or referred constitutional amendment, law, or question on the ballot. The analysis must include a summary of the measure, the major arguments both for and against the measure, and a brief fiscal assessment of the measure. The analysis may also include any other information that will help voters understand the purpose and effect of a measure. Both English and Spanish versions are available.
  • Frequently Asked Questions: For answers to the most commonly asked questions, please visit the Colorado Secretary of State Elections Center.
  • Verify Voter Registration: You may now verify your voter registration information online via the Colorado Secretary of State Elections Center.
  • Acceptable forms of Identification