2017 Coordinated Election
Louisville coordinates our election with the Elections Division of the Boulder County Clerk and Recorder's Office. All elections in Colorado are conducted as mail ballot elections with Voter Service Centers available to voters who need voting assistance or prefer to vote in person. 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.
To vote in the 2017 election you must be:
Louisville will have a City Council election for three (3) seats and two ballot questions.
City Council Candidates
There is one seat available in each of the three City Wards. There is one candidate for each seat.
Ward 1 - Christopher Leh
Ward 2 - Jeff Lipton
Ward 3 - Ashley Stolzmann
The City Council has placed two items on the ballot for consideration.
Ballot Issue 2F
SHALL CITY OF LOUISVILLE TAXES BE INCREASED $550,000 IN 2019 AND THEN ANNUALLY BY WHATEVER ADDITIONAL AMOUNTS ARE RAISED THEREAFTER FROM THE CONTINUATION OF THE CITY’S HISTORIC PRESERVATION SALES TAX OF 0.125 PERCENT BEGINNING JANUARY 1, 2019 AND EXPIRING TEN YEARS AFTER SUCH DATE; WITH THE NET PROCEEDS OF SUCH SALES TAX, ALONG WITH THE NET PROCEEDS OF A 0.125 PERCENT RATE OF USE TAX, TO BE COLLECTED, RETAINED AND SPENT FOR HISTORIC PRESERVATION PURPOSES CONSISTENT WITH BALLOT ISSUE 2A, APPROVED AT THE NOVEMBER 4, 2008 ELECTION; AND, ADDITIONALLY, COMMENCING IN 2019, SHALL THE CITY ALSO BE AUTHORIZED TO (1) EXPEND ANY FUNDS FROM THE 0.125 PERCENT RATE OF SALES AND USE TAX IN THE HISTORIC PRESERVATION FUND, INCLUDING EXISTING FUND BALANCE, IN ANY AREA WITHIN THE BOUNDARIES OF THE CITY, AS EXISTING FROM TIME TO TIME, RATHER THAN SOLELY WITHIN HISTORIC OLD TOWN LOUISVILLE, PROVIDED THAT ANY EXPENDITURE OUTSIDE HISTORIC OLD TOWN LOUISVILLE IS APPROVED BY THE AFFIRMATIVE VOTE OF NOT LESS THAN FIVE MEMBERS OF THE ENTIRE CITY COUNCIL, AND (2) EXPEND, ON AN ANNUAL FISCAL YEAR BASIS AN AMOUNT NOT TO EXCEED 20% OF THE NET PROCEEDS OF SUCH 0.125 PERCENT RATE OF SALES AND USE TAX FOR OPERATING AND MAINTAINING THE LOUISVILLE MUSEUM CAMPUS; ALL AS FURTHER SET FORTH IN ORDINANCE NO 1743, SERIES 2017; AND SHALL THE CITY BE PERMITTED TO COLLECT, RETAIN AND EXPEND ALL REVENUES DERIVED FROM SUCH TAX AS A VOTER-APPROVED REVENUE CHANGE AND AN EXCEPTION TO LIMITS WHICH WOULD OTHERWISE APPLY UNDER ARTICLE X, SECTION 20 OF THE COLORADO CONSTITUTION OR ANY OTHER LAW?
BALLOT QUESTION NO. 2G
SHALL THE CITY OF LOUISVILLE BE AUTHORIZED TO PROVIDE HIGH-SPEED INTERNET SERVICES (ADVANCED SERVICES), TELECOMMUNICATIONS SERVICES, AND/OR CABLE TELEVISION SERVICES TO RESIDENTS, BUSINESSES, SCHOOLS, LIBRARIES, NONPROFIT ENTITIES AND OTHER USERS OF SUCH SERVICES, EITHER DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY WITH PUBLIC OR PRIVATE SECTOR PARTNERS, AS EXPRESSLY PERMITTED BY COLORADO REVISED STATUTES §§ 29-27-101 TO 304, “COMPETITION IN UTILITY AND ENTERTAINMENT SERVICES," WITHOUT LIMITING ITS HOME RULE AUTHORITY?