City Election Information

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2017 Coordinated Election
November 7

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Louisville coordinates our election with the Elections Division of the Boulder County Clerk and Recorder's Office. The election will be conducted as a mail ballot election. Ballots will be mailed to registered voters in October.

If you are not registered to vote and would like to do so, please visit the Secretary of State's web site. Questions about the mail ballots should be directed to the Boulder County Clerk and Recorder's Office.

Louisville will have a City Council election for three (3) seats. There may be one or more ballot issues and/or questions in addition to the Council seats.

If you are interested in running for City Council please review the candidate information:

PLEASE NOTE: The candidate affidavit is due within ten (10) days of becoming a candidate. The nomination petition in due by August 28. Nomination Petitions may be circulated ONLY from August 8 - August 28, 2017.



The City of Louisville will conduct a Regular Municipal Election on November 7, 2017 to elect one City Council member for each Ward. The City is divided into three wards and each ward is represented by two council members. The Mayor is elected at-large and serves a 4-year term. Council members serve 4-year staggered terms. The incumbents whose seats are up for election:

City Councilmember Chris Leh – Ward I
City Councilmember Jeff Lipton– Ward II
City Councilmember Ashley Stolzmann – Ward III

Candidates may download a 2017 Election Packet, including nomination petitions, from the City’s web site at or pick one up from the City Clerk’s Office (749 Main Street). Candidates may circulate nomination petitions only from Tuesday, August 8, through Monday, August 28, 2017. Each petition requires 25 signatures from registered electors residing within the candidate’s ward in the City. Registered electors may sign only one petition in his/her ward for Councilmember seats. Completed petitions must be filed with the City Clerk’s Office no later than 5:00 pm on Monday, August 28, 2017.

City Council Candidates must:

  • have been residents of the Ward in which they are running for at least one year preceding the election
    be registered to vote in the City of Louisville
  • be at least 18 years of age
  • be a citizen of the United States

Election Information:

Date of the Election: November 7, 2017– Coordinated Mail Ballot Election

Voter Qualification:

To vote in the 2017 election you must be:

  • 18 years of age
  • A citizen of the United States
  • A resident of Colorado and the Municipal Election Ward for at least 30 days
  • A registered elector in the City of Louisville