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Election Information
Avon's general municipal elections are held on the first Tuesday after the first Monday of even numbered years and are non-partisan.

Town elections are governed by the Colorado Municipal Election Laws, except as otherwise provided by Town Charter or by ordinance hereafter enacted.

All special and regular elections are non-partisan. Candidates for municipal office may not run under any party label.

2016 Election
The November 8, 2016 election will be by General Mail Ballot only. The election is being coordinated with the Eagle County Clerk & Recorder’s Office. All active registered voters will be mailed ballots on October 17, 2016. Requests for mail-in ballots to alternate addresses or replacement ballots must be made in writing to the Eagle County Clerk & Recorder's Office no later than October 31, 2016. The November ballot is posted on the Eagle County Clerk & Recorder’s website page under “Upcoming Elections.” Look for the composite ballot (3 pages). Other important Election Day information from the Eagle County Clerk & Recorder’s Office include:
• Upon request, ballots can be picked up early in person at the Eagle office starting on Monday, September 26, 2016
• Upon request, ballots can be picked up early in person at the Avon office and El Jebel office starting Monday, October 3, 2016
• Registration forms are available in the Eagle County Clerk & Recorder’s offices, at under “Voting and Elections”, or by calling 970-328-8726
• Register to vote online at If you’re currently registered in Colorado you can also make changes online
• Make sure the Clerk and Recorder has your correct address. Check your voter registration record at under Voting and Elections >> Online Voter Registration
• Deadline to return a voted ballot is November 8, 2016 by 7 p.m. Postmarks will not count
• Please be aware that ballots cannot be forwarded by law
• *New this year: 24-hour ballot drop boxes outside the Eagle, El Jebel and Avon locations and Basalt Town Office 

Polling center locations include Eagle County Building, Avon Center Building, Eagle County Community Center, and Grand View meeting room in the Lionshead Parking Structure in Vail. 

Please contact the Avon Town Clerk’s Office at 970-748-4001 for Avon’s election information. For general election information, contact the Eagle County Clerk & Recorder's Office at 970-328-8715 or 

Voter Registration
Requirements for voter registration include:
  • Must be a United States citizen
  • 18 years of age prior to election date
  • A resident for at least 30 days
  • Not claim the right to vote in another state

For more information, call 970-328-8715 or email or visit  Colorado Secretary of State website.