Voting by Mail: The November 3, 2009 election was an all-mail-ballot election. Ballots were mailed out October 13-16, 2009 to all active voters and to all voters who were marked as inactive for failing to vote in 2008.
Voter Service Centers: Denver had two full-service Voter Service Centers available for walk-in service for this election:
- Denver Elections Division, 3888 E. Mexico Ave.
- Wellington Webb Building, Atrium, 201 W. Colfax Ave.
Service center operating hours:
- 8 a.m. – 6 p.m., Mon., Oct. 26 – Sat., Oct. 31
- 8 a.m. – 6 p.m., Mon., Nov. 2
- 7 a.m. – 7 p.m., Election Day, Tue., Nov. 3
Services available at service centers:
- drop off your ballot
- obtain a replacement for a lost or spoiled ballot
- vote provisionally
- emergency register, if you are qualified.
The Denver Elections Division offices were available for voter services prior to October 26 during normal business hours, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Both locations were fully accessible.
Mail Back: Postage to mail ballots back was 61 cents. Voted ballots must have been received by the Denver Elections Division by 7 p.m. on Election Day in order to be counted. An Election Day postmark was not honored if the ballot was received after Election Day.
Drop Off: Voters could drop off ballots at either of the two service centers during operation hours. and at the Denver Elections Division during normal business hours prior to October 26.
Drive Through: The Denver Elections Division had a staffed drive-through ballot drop off available on the street in front of its offices during the service center days and hours (see above).