November 5, 2019


Telluride voters will vote on two (2) town council seats, the office of mayor, and two ballot measures. There are no qualified write-in candidates for the office of the town council or mayor.

2019 Candidate Information

Mayor Town Town Council Town Meeting Moderator

David Oyster Lars Carlson

Sean Murphy Luigi Chiarani No Candidates

DeLanie Young Adrienne Christy

The Progressive Women’s Caucus is hosting an election forum Tuesday October 15th, from 6-8 pm at Rebekah Hall. The forum will be aired live on KOTO. This will be an opportunity to hear about each of the local ballot issues and meet the candidates for Telluride town council. The forum will also include a brief report on the newest programs adopted by voters in recent years: SMART, early childhood education, and mental health. Please attend the forum live at Rebekah Hall or listen on KOTO.


San Miguel County 2019 Election Important Dates:

  • Friday, September 20: UOCAVA (Military and Overseas) ballots will be mailed.

  • Wednesday, October 9: Public Logic and Accuracy testing for voting systems hardware.

    • 305 West Colorado Ave. (San Miguel County Courthouse).

  • Friday, October 18: Mail Ballots will be mailed to all active, registered voters.

  • Monday October 21: Voter Service and Polling Center (VSPC) will be open for early voting and voter services.

    • 335 West Colorado Avenue (Fruen Building/County Annex).

  • Monday, October 28: Last day for a voter to request a mail ballot to be mailed to them.

  • Tuesday, November 5: ELECTION DAY!

    • Additional Voter Service and Polling Center in Norwood will be open. 1670 Naturita St. (Norwood Town Hall)

Both Telluride and Norwood VSPC's open from 7am- 7pm on Election Day 

VSPC Dates and Hours:

Telluride VSPC- 335 West Colorado Ave- Telluride

  • Monday through Friday October 21-November 4 8:30am-4:30pm

  • Saturday November 2 10:00am-2:00pm

  • Tuesday November 5 (ELECTION DAY) 7:00am-7:00pm

Norwood VSPC- 1670 Naturita Street (Norwood Town Hall)

  • Tuesday November 5 (Election Day) 7:00am-7:00pm

24/7 Mail Ballot Drop Box Locations:

  • Miramonte Building- 333 West Colorado Ave.- Telluride

  • Glockson Building aka San Miguel County Finance Office- 1120 Summit Street- Norwood

Ballot drop off also available during regular business hours at the San Miguel County Courthouse, as well as all VSPC's

Replacement Ballots:

Replacement ballots are available upon request and in person at the Clerk and Recorders office (San Miguel County Courthouse, 305 West Colorado Ave, Telluride)

Please call San Miguel County Clerk's office for additional information. 



San Miguel County Election website

Town of Telluride Election website