The City of Golden holds its general elections in odd numbered years on the first Tuesday of November.
The General Elections are coordinated with Jefferson County Elections and are mail ballot.
2016 Election Information
Appear in-person at any Voter Service Center or the Jefferson County Elections Division, 3500 Illinois Street, Suite 1100, to register to vote.
To be eligible to register to vote you must be a US citizen, at least 18 years old on or before Election Day, a resident of Colorado and at your present address for 22 days prior to an election.
If your Jefferson County voter registration is current and you live within the city limits of Golden, further registration is not necessary. If you are not sure if you are registered at your current residence go to www.govotecolorado.com
Special elections may be called by ordinance of the City Council and may be held at any time. Special elections are often held in conjunction with the Jefferson County Election, held in November of even-numbered years, or the Jefferson County Coordinated Election, held in November of odd-numbered years. Special elections are usually limited to consideration of ballot issues. Or can be on a different date and administered entirely by the Golden City Clerk.
All municipal elections are non partisan.