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Time’s running out for early voting in Garfield County

GARFIELD COUNTY, Colorado ” Election Day is closing in, and voters who want to avoid possible long lines on Nov. 4 have limited time to get their vote cast before then.

Early voting runs through Friday, Oct. 31, in Garfield County, and no early voting polling places will be open during the weekend or on Monday, Nov. 3.

Mail-in ballots need to be mailed no later than Friday to ensure they reach the Garfield County Clerk’s Office by Nov. 4. Postage needed for the mail-in ballots is 59 cents, but ballots without proper postage will not be returned. Mail-in ballots may also be dropped off on Election Day at the Garfield County Courthouse, Rifle Annex from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Mail-in ballots will not be accepted at polling places on Election Day.

Mail-in ballots can be picked up in person by 4:30 p.m. at the Rifle Annex or 5 p.m. at County Clerk’s Office by Oct. 31. All ballots must be returned by 7 p.m. on Election Day either by mail or in person at the clerk’s office in Glenwood Springs, or at the Rifle Annex.

Ballots can also be dropped off at Carbondale Town Hall located at 511 Colorado Ave., New Castle Town Hall located at 450 W. Main St., Silt Town Hall located at 237 N. Seventh St., and Parachute Temporary Town Hall located at 232 E. First St., during business hours ” Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., before Election Day.

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