Election Information

General Election Information ​

The Ouray County Clerk and Recorder's office conducts public elections according to federal and state statutes, and encourages participation by all current and potential eligible electors in Ouray County. The County Clerk and Recorder's office also provides election assistance to other local governments within Ouray County including the City of Ouray, the Town of Ridgway, school districts and special districts.

All elections in Colorado are conducted by mail ballot. As an alternative to returning the voted ballot by mail, a voter also has the option of casting the ballot in person commencing 15 days prior to the election for general elections, and 8 days prior to the election for all other elections through 7:00 p.m. on Election Day at the Voter Service and Polling Center located at the Ouray County Courthouse, 541 4th Street, Ouray, Colorado. Ballots may also be dropped off in the designated outdoor dropboxes: 

  • Ouray County 4-H Event Center located at 22739 Highway 550, Ridgway
  • Ouray City Hall, 320 6th Avenue, Ouray (near the flag pole). 
  • Near the Colona "welcome" sign, 35 Hotchkiss Ave (County Road 1), Montrose, CO 81403
NOTICE OF General ELECTION 2022 - Ouray

2020 Cast Vote Record - PDF Version and CSV Version
2022 Primary Cast Vote Record - PDF Version and CSV Version

2022 General Election SAMPLE Ballots

 2022  Primary Election SAMPLE Ballots


Ouray County is accepting comments regarding the designation AND/OR location for the 2022 General Election Voter Service Polling Center and Drop Boxes.
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2022 General Election Important Dates

Election Important Dates 2022 general

2022 Primary Election Important Dates05-03-2022 update
Official Legal Notice



Election Facts Video Series

Election Results Archive - Colorado Secretary of State


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