The Town of Frederick conducts Regular Municipal Elections on the first Tuesday in April of even-numbered years. Trustees serve four-year staggered terms and the Mayor serves a four-year term.
The next regular municipal election will be held on April 7, 2020.
For information regarding past municipal election results please visit the Historical Election Information page.
The Town of Frederick may hold special elections from time to time according to the provisions of the Colorado Revised Statutes and the Frederick Municipal Code.
The Board of Trustees of the Town of Frederick has referred one ballot issue to Frederick voters for the November 5, 2019. The ballot issue will be "2A" and is as follows:
SHALL THE TOWN OF FREDERICK TAXES BE INCREASED BY $1,495,000 ANNUALLY (WHICH AMOUNT REPRESENTS ESTIMATED REVENUES IN 2020, THE FIRST FULL FISCAL YEAR OF COLLECTION) AND BY WHATEVER AMOUNT IS GENERATED THEREAFTER BY A PUBLIC SAFETY SALES AND USE TAX IMPOSED AT THE RATE OF ONE PERCENT (1.0%), BEGINNING JANUARY 1, 2020, FOR THE EXCLUSIVE SUPPORT OF FREDERICK LAW ENFORCEMENT SERVICES (POLICE SERVICES), INCLUDING AMONG OTHER THINGS:
- ADDING PERSONNEL AND EQUIPMENT TO ENSURE THE OPTIMAL NUMBER OF POLICE OFFICERS ARE ON DUTY AT ALL TIMES AND TO SUPPORT UP-TO-DATE POLICING NEEDS,
- IMPROVING RECRUITMENT AND RETENTION OF POLICE OFFICERS,
- REPLACING THE OUTDATED RECORDS MANAGEMENT SYSTEM TO BETTER PRESERVE RECORDS AND EVIDENCE TO MEET NATIONAL CERTIFICATION STANDARDS, AND
- STRENGTHENING PROACTIVE POLICING EFFORTS TO ENHANCE PUBLIC SAFETY;
SHALL APPLICABLE PROVISIONS OF THE TOWN CODE BE AMENDED BY ORDINANCE OF THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES CONSISTENT WITH THIS BALLOT ISSUE AND SHALL SUCH TAX REVENUES AND ANY INTEREST THEREON BE COLLECTED AND SPENT AS A VOTER APPROVED REVENUE CHANGE AND NOTWITHSTANDING ANY REVENUE EXPENDITURE LIMIT CONTAINED WITHIN ARTICLE X, SECTION 20 OF THE COLORADO CONSTITUTION OR ANY OTHER LAW?
_____ YES/FOR _____ NO/AGAINST
Residents should be aware of the following dates:
September 20, 2019 - Pro/Con Statements due to the Town Clerk by 5:00 PM
October 4, 2019 - Last Day for Weld County to mail TABOR Notice (Blue Book)
October 11, 2019 - First Day Weld County may mail ballots to Electors
October 11, 2019 - 24 Hour Ballot Drop Off Locations Open
October 28, 2019 - Voter Service Centers Open
November 5, 2019 - Election Day
Any resident who has questions regarding voter registration should visit the voter information page.