2016 Municipal Election: The Regular Municipal Election for the Town of Fraser will be held on Tuesday, April 5, 2016. This election is being conducted by mail ballot. Ballots will be mailed to all active registered voters, (i.e. those persons who are 18 years of age or older on the date of the election and who are citizens of the United States and have resided in the Town for the 22 days immediately preceding the election and who have registered to vote) between March 14 and March 18, 2016. Ballots may be returned by mail or in person to Town Hall, 153 Fraser Avenue, Fraser, Colorado 80442, Monday through Friday 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM at any time prior to Election Day. Electors may drop off their ballot at that location on Election Day from 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM. Requests for replacement ballots may be made at Town Hall on Election Day from 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM. In addition, requests for absentee ballots may also be made at Town Hall during normal business hours, but before 5:00 PM on April 1, 2016. Absentee ballots may be returned by mail or in person at Town Hall prior to 7:00 PM on Election Day in order to be counted.
The officers to be elected are:
Mayor to serve a 4-year term
Three Trustees: Two to each serve a 4-year term and one to serve a 2-year term;
"OFFICIAL ELECTION RESULTS" *
Philip Vandernail - 133
Peggy Smith - 132
Parnell Quinn - 139
Eileen Waldow - 178
Sam Brewer - 105
Herb Meyring - 148
General Municipal Election and Voter Information
The Fraser Town Hall 153 Fraser Avenue, is the primary ballot drop-off location. Ballots may be mailed
NOTE: Due to Colorado State HB 13-1303 Electors are no longer listed as having a Permanent Mail-In Voter Status in the County's Voter Registration List. This took effect on July 1, 2013.
Qualifications for Registering to Vote
You must meet the following qualifications in order to register to vote:
- Be a United States citizen.
- Be at least 18 years of age by election day.
- Be a resident of Colorado for 22 consecutive days before election day as well as a resident of Fraser on the day you register - this must be done at Grand County Clerk & Recorder's Office in Hot Sulphur Springs.
- Must not have been convicted of a felony or other loss of civil rights which would make it unlawful to vote.
Re-register to vote if you change your address or change your name. When you move, notify the Grand County Election Department or the Fraser Town Clerk's office. This notification can be made in the form of a properly completed Voter Registration Application.
In order to change your Political Party Affiliation you must complete a new Voter Registration Application showing you new party affiliation. For Municipal Elections, you may vote for all offices and applicable ballot questions on your ballot, regardless of your party affiliation.
All notification of changes must have your handwritten signature!
Where to Register to Vote:
Online at: Online Voter Registration
You may register in person at:
Grand County Clerk & Recorder
Grand County Courthouse
308 W. Byers Avenue
Hot Sulphur Springs, CO 80451
Fraser Town Hall
Fraser Town Clerk
153 Fraser Avenue
Fraser, CO 80442
Voter Registration Form
Absentee Ballot Application