Candidate Information

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The next regularly scheduled municipal election will take place on November 3, 2015. One representative from each ward will be elected, as well a Mayor.

Municipal elections in Colorado are "nonpartisan," meaning candidates do not run for election on a designated party ticket.


HOW DO I BECOME A CANDIDATE?

  • Be 21 years old
  • Be a citizen of the United States
  • Be a registered voter in the City of Lakewood
  • Be a resident of Lakewood and the ward you wish to represent for at least 12 consecutive months preceding the date of the election. Any person elected to office must continue to live within the ward from which he or she was elected throughout the term of office.
  • Complete a candidate packet (available in election years

All information submitted to the City of Lakewood is subject to the Colorado Open Records Act and may be open to public inspection, except as provided in the act itself (C.R.S. 24-72-201 to 24-72-309).

Contact Information:

City Clerk's Office
Civic Center South
480 S. Allison Pkwy
Lakewood, CO 80226
Direct: 303-987-7080

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