Election Official

In the Nov. 5 election, unofficial results indicate that voters elected Ashley Smith as Mayor (3,669 votes), as well as Mandy Reed (3,735 votes), Tim Dennehy (2,783 votes), Brandon Smith (2,307 votes), and Jim Meisner (1,969 votes) as City Councilors. These vote totals are unofficial until the Fremont County canvass is completed on Wednesday, November 14, 2019.

During the City Council meeting on Monday, January 6, 2020, the new mayor and councilors will be sworn in and formally seated. The mayor’s term is for two years and will expire in December 2021. All other terms for the new councilors are for four years and will expire in December 2023. For more information about the election visit https://fremontco.com

Election Deadlines & Dates

  • Tuesday, August 6, 2019
    (91 days prior to election)
    First day a municipal candidate may circulate a nominating petition (1-4-805 C.R.S.)
  • Monday, August 26, 2019
    (71 days prior to election)
    Last day to file municipal candidate nominating petitions with the municipal clerk (1-4-805 C.R.S.)
  • Friday, August 30, 2019
    (66 days prior to election)
    Nominating petition for a municipal candidate may be amended to correct or replace signatures that are not in conformity with requirements (1-4-805 C.R.S.)
  • Friday, August 30, 2019
    (By close of business 64 days before election - Monday, September 2 is a holiday)
    Last day to file affidavit of intent to run as a write-in candidate (1-4-1102 (2) C.R.S.)
  • Tuesday, October 15, 2019
    (21 days prior to election)
    Fair Campaign Practices Act (FCPA) filing for local issue committees due to City Clerk [1-45-108(2)(a); CPF Rule 56, 58, 5.9]
  • Friday, November 1, 2019
    (4 days prior to election)
    FCPA report (1-45-108(2)(a); 1-45-108(2)(a)(IV)(e); Campaign Political Finance Rule 5.6; 58, 5.9)
  • Tuesday, November 5, 2019
    Election Day
    7 am to 7 pm
  • Friday, December 20, 2019
    FCPA financial reporting form filed with City Clerk (1-45-108(2)(a)(II)(III); 1-45-108(2)(a)(IV)(e); CPF Rule 56, 58, 5.9)