CITY OF GRAND JUNCTION, COLORADO
NOTICE OF SPECIAL MUNICIPAL ELECTION
TO BE HELD ON TUESDAY, THE 3rd DAY OF NOVEMBER, 2020
PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT A SPECIAL MUNICIPAL ELECTION WILL BE HELD BY MAIL-IN BALLOT ON TUESDAY, THE 3RD DAY OF NOVEMBER, 2020, IN THE CITY OF GRAND JUNCTION, COLORADO. THE ELECTION WILL BE HELD AND CONDUCTED AS PRESCRIBED BY LAW.
Ballot packages will be mailed no later than October 16, 2020 and must be returned to the Mesa County Clerk via mail or at a location listed below no later than 7:00 p.m. on Election Day, Tuesday, November 3, 2020. The voting services and polling center locations will provide voting devices and will be open for issue of ballots to "inactive voters", or the reissue of ballots to those who have spoiled, lost, moved, or for some reason did not receive a ballot.
24 Hour Ballot Drop Box Locations
Mesa County Central Services 200 S Spruce St., Grand Junction,
Fruita Civic Center 325 E Aspen Ave., Fruita, 81521
Clifton DM 3225 I-70 Business Loop, Unit A2, Clifton, 81520
GVT West Transfer Facility 612 24 1/2 Rd., Grand Junction, 81505
Department of Human Services 510 29 1/2 Rd., Grand Junction, 81504
Colorado Mesa University 1100 North Ave., Grand Junction, 81501
Mesa County Fairgrounds 2785 US Highway 50, Grand Junction,
Palisade Community Center 120 W 8th St., Palisade, 81526
-- October 9, 2020 - November 2, 2020, 24 hours, 7 days a week
-- November 3, 2020 until 7:00 p.m.
Voting Services & Polling Center Locations
Mesa County Central Services* 200 S Spruce St., Grand Junction, 81501
Mesa County Fairgrounds* 2785 US Hwy 50, Grand Junction, 81503
Fruita Civic Center* 325 E Aspen Ave., Fruita, 81521
Clifton Christian Church 3241 F 1/4 Rd., Clifton, 81520
Colorado Mesa University* 1100 North Ave., Grand Junction, 81501
Victory Life Church 2066 Hwy 6 & 50, Fruita, 81521
Goodwill 630 24 1/2 Rd., Grand Junction, 81505
Department of Human Services* 510 29 1/2 Rd., Suite 1060, Grand Junction, 81504
Monday, October 19 - Friday, October 23 8 am - 5 pm (Phase 1)
Monday, October 26 - Thursday October 29 8 am - 5 pm (Phase 1)
Friday, October 30 8 am - 5 pm (Phase 1 & 2)
Saturday, October 31 8 am - 5 pm (Phase 1 & 2)
Monday, November 2 8 am - 5 pm (Phase 1, 2, & 3)
Election Day, Tuesday November 3 7 am - 7 pm (All Locations)
*NOT OPEN ON SUNDAYS
Persons desiring to vote in said Election must meet the following qualifications: be at least eighteen (18) years of age, a citizen of the United States, a resident of the State of Colorado for at least twenty-two (22) days before the Election, and duly registered to vote within the Grand Junction city limits.
At such Election, one (1) ballot question will be submitted to the voters as follows:
CITY OF GRAND JUNCTION REFERRED MEASURE 2A
WITHOUT ANY INCREASE IN TAXES OR DEBT (UNLESS THE VOTERS AUTHORIZE ANY INCREASE IN THE FUTURE), SHALL THE CITY OF GRAND JUNCTION, COLORADO BE AUTHORIZED TO COLLECT, RETAIN AND SPEND ALL REVENUES OVER THE AMOUNTS WHICH THE CITY IS PERMITTED TO COLLECT UNDER ARTICLE X, SECTION 20 (ALSO KNOWN AS THE TABOR AMENDMENT) OF THE COLORADO CONSTITUTION TO PAY FOR POLICE, FIRE, PARKS AND ANY OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICES AND IMPROVEMENTS INCLUDING STREET IMPROVEMENT PROJECTS AND TRANSPORTATION INFRASTRUCTURE?
BY ORDER OF THE CITY COUNCIL
Dated at Grand Junction, Colorado, this 9th day of September, 2020.
/s/ Wanda Winkelmann
Published: September 12, October 2, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 2020.