Elections

List of 24-Hour Drop-Off Locations and Voter Service and Polling Centers

The election will be coordinated with Weld County on Tuesday, November 3, 2020.  Up for election this year are three (3) Board of Trustee seats and the Mayor seat.

Candidates running for Mayor:
TYSON CHAVEZ

Candidates running for Trustee:
KARLA CASTRO
TOMMY LESTER
LAURA FULTON
CARLA PYLE
JESSICA LESTER
JEFF NELSON
CAMERON HOWTON

Persons wishing to run for the Gilcrest Town Board must meet the following criteria:

  • U.S. citizen
  • At least 18 years of age
  • Resident of Gilcrest at least 12 consecutive months preceding date of election
  • Registered elector
  • Maintains residence throughout term of office

2020 General Election Information

CANDIDATE ELECTION CALENDAR

  • August 4  First day to circulate nomination petitions
  • August 24  Last day to circulate nomination petitions, signed affidavit of circulator and acceptance of nomination due in Town Clerk’s office by 5:00 p.m.
  • August 31  Last day nomination petitions may be amended to correct or replace signatures
  • August 31  Last day for filing affidavit of intent for write-in candidates
  • September 1  Last day candidates may withdraw from nomination
  • September 3  Drawing by lot to determine order of candidates listed on ballot NOON at Town Hall
  • September 4  Call the Weld County Election Office at (970) 304-6525 ext. 3109 to leave a voice mail on how to pronounce your name and state which race you are running for (Town of Gilcrest Mayor or Town of Gilcrest Trustee)
  • October 13  Contribution reports required by Fair Campaign Practice Act to be filed with the municipal clerk
  • October 30  Contribution reports required by Fair Campaign Practice Act to be filed with the municipal clerk
  • November 3  Election Day
  • December 3  Contribution reports required by Fair Campaign Practice Act to be filed with the municipal clerk

For more information please contact
Gail Odenbaugh, Town Clerk at (970) 737-2426