The November 5, 2013 El Paso County coordinated election is a mail-ballot election. Ballots will be mailed as early as Oct. 15 to all registered active voters in El Paso County.

Register to vote
New voters who want to participate in the November 5 election can register in person through Election Day. Voters can register to vote online through the Colorado Secretary of State’s Office through Oct. 28. In person, they can register to vote through Nov. 5 at the voting centers listed below.

How to receive your ballot
Ballots will automatically be mailed to all active voters in El Paso County as early as Oct. 15. Voters who have moved since the last election can update their voting records online at or by filling out a change in voter registration form and dropping it off at the El Paso County Clerks and Recorder’s offices listed below. Replacement ballots will also be available as early as Oct. 15 at the Main Office for the El Paso County Clerk, 1675 W. Garden of the Gods Road and as early as Oct. 28 for other voting centers listed below.

How to vote:

The Nov. 5, 2013 election is a mail-ballot election. This means that ballots must be received, not postmarked, by no later than 7 p.m. Nov. 5. Voters should note that changes in the postal system mean that Colorado Springs mail is currently routed through Denver, and it may take your ballot more time to be received than in years past. To check to see if you mail ballot has been received by the clerk’s office, check your voter information at the web site
Voter service and polling centers will be available to register to vote, update voter registration, request a replacement ballot, drop off your ballot or vote on the ADA accessible voting machine.All locations listed below are open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Election Day Nov. 5.
Main El Paso County Clerk’s Office, 1675 West Garden of the Gods Road, Suite 2202
Replacement ballots are available here starting October 15, 2013
Open: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday through Friday; 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Saturday Nov. 2.
This location has 24 hour secure mail ballot drop-off.These El Paso County Clerk and Recorder branches will provide voting services from Oct. 28 and are open from8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday. These branches all have 24-hour secure mail ballot drop-off.

  • North Branch, 8830 North Union Boulevard
  • Transportation and Environmental Complex, 3275 Akers Drive
  • Southeast Branch, 5650 Industrial Place

These additional locations will be available for voting services starting Oct. 28 from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, on Saturday Nov. 2 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. and Election Day Nov. 5 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

  • El Paso County Fairgrounds – Exhibit Hall, 366 10th St., Calhan
  • Town of Monument, 366 10th Street 645 Beacon Lite Road, Monument
  • Fountain Police Department Community Room, 222 North Santa Fe Ave., Fountain

Ballots may also dropped off at the following locations starting Nov. 1 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday Nov. 2 and 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Election Day Nov. 5. Note that these locations are for dropping off ballots only, additional voting services, including registering to vote, have to be completed at the locations above.

  • Ellicott School District Admin Building , 395 South Ellicott Highway, Calhan
  • Falcon School District Admin Building, 10850 East Woodmen Road, Peyton
  • City of Manitou Springs, 606 Manitou Ave., Manitou
  • Donald Wescott Fire Protection District, 15415 Gleneagle Drive, Colorado Springs
  • Ute Pass Elementary, 9230 Chipita Park Road, Cascade
  • City of Colorado Springs, 30 South Nevada Avenue, Suite 101, Colorado Springs

Have more questions?

Go online to the El Paso County Clerk and Recorder’s web site or call (719) 575-VOTE (8683)