2015 City Council Candidate Information
The City of Westminster municipal election will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015
The offices of three City Councillors will be filled as Mayor Pro Tem Bob Briggs is term-limited and Councillors Maria De Cambra and Anita Seitz were appointed to fill vacancies in office that expire on Nov. 9, 2015.
The persons elected to office will serve four-year terms beginning at 8 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 9, 2015.
Petitions to run for Westminster City Council may be circulated and signed beginning Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2015, and must be filed with the City Clerk before 6 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 24, 2015. Twenty-five valid signatures are required. The petition may be amended at any time through 6 p.m. on Aug. 27, 2015, to correct or replace signatures that the City Clerk finds are not in apparent conformity with the requirements of the Municipal Election Code.
2015 City Council Candidate Packet (complete information on running for council)
Colorado Campaign and Political Finance Manual
Report of Contributions and Expenditures
New Committee Registration Form (use this form if you are registering a new committee for Colorado campaign finance purposes)
Colorado voter registration forms can be obtained at the City Clerk's office or by visiting the state's website. You must be 18 years of age, a United States citizen and a resident of Colorado for 30 days prior to the election. Registration forms must be submitted to the appropriate County Clerk's office. Each office's address and phone number is listed on the back of the registration form.
Jefferson County Voters Information - Jefferson County Election website or call the Jefferson County Clerk’s office at 303-271-8111.
Adams County Voters Information – Adams County Election website or call the Adams County Clerk’s office at 720-523-6500.
Register to vote or verify your voter registration by visiting the state's website.
- Political signs DO NOT require permits.
- Under NO circumstances should political signage of any type, size or scale be placed in the public right-of-way, or positioned in such a way as to cause unsafe blind spots or visual distractions for motorists.
- Political signs MAY NOT be of any type of sign that is expressly forbidden in Section 11-11-5 of the Westminster Municipal Code (for example, a sign erected with moving parts or flashing lights).
- Political signs must be placed at least 100 feet away from a polling place, but not on a public right-of-way.
Please contact the City Clerk at 303-658-2161 for more information.