What's it like to serve on City Council?
Things to doRead and understand the Lakewood Municipal Code, Chapter 2.54, titled Campaign and Political Finance in Municipal Elections and the City Clerk's Campaign Finance Rules and Regulations(PDF, 616KB).
Petition RequirementsMayor and City Council candidates must submit a petition of 25 signatures from registered Lakewood voters who support the candidate. Council Candidates must collect 25 signatures from registered Lakewood voters that live in their respective ward.
Committee Registration Form
Contribution & Expenditures Report
Candidates must comply with the city of Lakewood guidelines relating to the distribution of campaign literature(PDF, 328KB) and the sign code regulations(PDF, 656KB).
If you have any questions, please call the City Clerk's Office at 303-987-7080.
All election documents submitted to the city of Lakewood are 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).