2018 General Election
Important Dates for 2018 Summit County General Election
Ballots Mailed to Military & Overseas Voters: Ballots went out according to the voter's preference before the statutory deadline of September 22, 2018
Early Voting by Mail: Active, registered voters will begin receiving ballots the week of October 15, 2018 until 7:00pm Election Day.
Early In-Person Voting: Begins Monday, October 22, 2018 in Breckenridge only. Click on the "How to Case Your Vote" for specific dates and times.
Last Day to Register/Update Voter Record & Receive a Ballot by Mail: Monday, October 29, 2018
Election Day: Tuesday, November 6, 2018
Skip the Lines! Vote Early & Vote by Mail
There are many ways to return your Mail Ballot. Once you've voted, placed your ballot into the secrecy sleeve that is provided to you within your ballot packet, seal the secrecy sleeve (that now contains the voted ballot) inside the return envelope. Then sign the back of your return envelope and you're ready to return your ballot.
- Affix postage to return envelope and place your ballot in the mail
- Drop off your ballot at any Summit County 24-hour ballot drop box
- Drop off your ballot at the Clerk & Recorder's office in Breckenridge during business hours or to the Breckenridge VSPC during Early Voting
- Drop off your ballot to any Summit County VSPC on Election Day
24-HOUR BALLOT DROP BOXES
24-hour Ballot Drop Boxes will be opened the week of October 15, 2018 and closed at 7:00PM on Election Day (Tuesday, November 6, 2018)
- SILVERTHORNE: Summit County North Branch Library: 651 Center Circle
- FRISCO: Summit County Commons: 0037 Peak One Drive
- FRISCO: Town Hall: 1 Main Street
- BRECKENRIDGE: Summit County Historic Courthouse: 208 East Lincoln Avenue
- DILLON: Town Hall: 275 Lake Dillon Drive
IN-OFFICE BALLOT DROP-OFF
Clerk & Recorder's Office | Old County Courthouse - Main Floor located at 208 East Lincoln Avenue Breckenridge, CO 80424
Week of October 15, 2018 through Election Day (Tuesday, November 6, 2018)
8:00am - 5:00pm (regular business hours)
VOTER SERVICE POLLING CENTER ELECTION DAY DROP OFF
Didn't get to the Post Office or one of the 24-hour drop boxes? No problem. On Election Day, swing by whichever Summit County Voter Service Polling Center is convenient for you with your Summit County ballot. Voter Service Polling Centers are open between 7:00AM and 7:00PM on Election Day.
EARLY IN-PERSON VOTING
Didn't receive your Mail Ballot? New to Colorado? You can register to vote, update an existing voter record and cast your vote at a Voter Service Polling Center before Election Day. Note: you do not need to vote at the nearest polling center to your residence, but voters are required to vote within the COUNTY they reside in. The only location available for Early Voting is the Breckenridge Voter Service Polling Center, located at the Old County Courthouse - Top Floor, at 208 East Lincoln Avenue Breckenridge, CO 80424.
The Early Voting Voter Service Polling Center in Breckenridge will be open the following dates/times:
- Monday, October 22 through Friday, October 26, 2018 8:30am-4:30pm
- Monday, October 29 through Friday, November 2, 2018 8:30am-4:30pm
- Monday, November 5, 2018 between 8:30AM-4:30PM
- Saturday Early Voting Days: October 27 and November 3 8:00am-12:00pm (4 hours each day)
- Early voting is not available closed Sundays
ELECTION DAY IN-PERSON VOTING
Didn't receive your Mail Ballot?
Register to Vote, Update an Existing Voter Record, and Vote on Election Day at the below listed Voter Service Polling Center locations in Summit County. Note: you do not need to vote at the nearest polling center to your residence, but voters are required to vote within the COUNTY they reside in.
Election Day for the 2018 General is Tuesday, November 6, 2018
Summit County Voter Service Polling Centers (3) will be open from 7:00am to 7:00pm on Election Day
Voter Service Polling Center (VSPC) Locations open on Election Day:
BRECKENRIDGE: OLD COUNTY COURTHOUSE
208 EAST LINCOLN AVENUE
FRISCO: COMMUNITY & SENIOR CENTER
83 NANCY'S PLACE
SILVERTHORNE: SILVERTHORNE PAVILION
400 BLUE RIVER PARKWAY
SKIP THE TRIP: Register to Vote Online
Register to vote -or- view or update your existing record online: Secretary of State's website.
In order to register to vote, you must be:
- United States Citizen
- 18 years or older on or before election day
- Completed and signed form (form not required if Registering online at www.GoVoteColorado.com)
- Colorado resident for at least 22 days before the election
REGISTER WITH A PAPER FORM
WITHDRAWAL/CANCELLATION OF REGISTRATION
Results will not be available prior to 7:01PM on Election Night by State Law.
Results remain Unofficial until the final close of the Election by the County Clerk.
Click HERE to reach the Results page.
Find your precinct - use the online election mapping tool HERE and type in your home address. Summit County is split into 20 precincts.
Note: for some precincts, there may be multiple ballot styles, this is due to a coordinating entity question that generates new specific styles, such as a fire or water district.
To learn more: about candidates, questions and content - voters should research each individual or entity directly. The Clerk's office does not provide information about candidates or ballot content other than the 2018 State Ballot Information Booklet (a.k.a. "blue books") and the TABOR notice. View both online here:
FIND WHICH BALLOT YOU WILL RECEIVE using the Colorado Secretary of State's Sample Ballot Tool - click HERE.
Ballot Styles by Precinct - Summit County registered voters
11 - Lake Dillon Fire Protection District
Property Owner Ballots - For Colorado registered voters who own property in Summit County