Northglenn is participating in a mail ballot election on Nov. 6, 2018.Ballot Question
Residents will be asked to consider a ballot measure to increase the city’s marijuana sales tax.
Ballot Issue 3E: MARIJUANA SALES TAX
SHALL CITY OF NORTHGLENN TAXES BE INCREASED BY $1,400,000 ANNUALLY IN THE FIRST FISCAL YEAR, AND BY SUCH AMOUNTS AS ARE RAISED ANNUALLY THEREAFTER BY IMPOSING A NEW SALES TAX OF 4% ON THE SALE OF RETAIL MARIJUANA AND MEDICAL MARIJUANA, AND RETAIL MARIJUANA AND MEDICAL MARIJUANA PRODUCTS, WHICH SHALL BE IN ADDITION TO THE MUNICIPAL SALES TAX ON SUCH SALES, AND SHALL ALL REVENUES DERIVED FROM SUCH TAX BE COLLECTED AND SPENT TO BE USED EXCLUSIVELY FOR CAPITAL IMPROVEMENTS AND PUBLIC FACILITIES WITH THE RATE OF THE TAX BEING ALLOWED TO INCREASE OR DECREASE NO MORE THAN 1% ANNUALLY WITHOUT FURTHER VOTER APPROVAL SO LONG AS THE RATE OF TAXATION DOES NOT EXCEED 10%, AS A VOTER APPROVED REVENUE CHANGE WITHOUT REGARD TO ANY EXPENDITURE, REVENUE RAISING, OR OTHER LIMITATION CONTAINED IN ARTICLE X, § 20 OF THE COLORADO CONSTITUTION OR ANY OTHER LAW?
Northglenn residents do not vote for City Council seats in even-numbered years.
Ballots cannot be forwarded through the mail so it is important that your voter registration record is accurate. Voters can review and change their mailing address at www.GoVoteColorado.com.
Residents with a Colorado driver’s license or ID card issued by the Department of Revenue can register to vote online at the same web address. Voter registration can also be done in person at the City Clerk’s Office in City Hall, the Adams County Election Department and at motor vehicle locations.Ballot Mailing
Ballots for the election will be mailed to registered voters the week of Oct. 15. If you do not receive a ballot, contact the Adams County Election Office at 720.523.6500. Voters also have the option to sign up for BallotTrax through the Adams County Election site. BallotTrax is a free service that allows you to view the status of your ballot online, as well as receive messages by text, phone or email when your ballot has been sent to you and received by the county Election Division. Visit www.adamsvotes.com for more information and to sign up.
The Adams County Election Department county and verifies the ballots.
Voter Service and Polling Centers
Voter Service and Polling Centers will be available beginning Oct. 22 for voters who need a replacement ballot or who may need to use an accessible voting tablet.
Centers will be open weekdays 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturdays 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., and 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on both Monday, Nov. 5, and Tuesday, Nov. 6. A complete list of center locations is available at www.adamsvotes.com.
Important 2018 Election Dates
Oct. 15: Ballots Mailed
Ballots will be mailed to all eligible voters to the address on their voter registration file. Verify or update your address at www.GoVoteColorado.com. Instructions on returning your ballot, either by mail or at a drop-off site, will be included with your ballot.
Oct. 22: Voter Service & Polling Centers Open
Read more about voter service & polling centers above.
Oct. 29: Deadline to Register Online
Visit www.GoVoteColorado.com to register to vote and receive your ballot by mail. (Eligible residents may register to vote in person any time before 7 p.m. on Election Day.)
Nov. 6: Election Day
Drop-off sites and Voter Service & Polling Centers are open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Ballots must be received by 7 p.m. to be counted. Postmarks do not count.