October 4 is the deadline to register to vote in the Nov. 2 General Election. Simply download the voter registration form at douglas.co.us/elections, fill it out and mail it to the Elections office at P.O. Box 1360 in Castle Rock, 80104, or deliver it to 301 N. Wilcox Street in Castle Rock. All citizens age 18 or over, who have lived in the state 30 days or longer, may register.
Early Voting will take place October 18 through October 29, at various locations. See the website, at
http://www.douglas.co.us/DC/clerk/elections.htm, for times and places.
Absentee Ballot applications are available on the website and must be filed no later than 5 pm on the Friday before the election, or October 29. Once you apply for an absentee ballot, you may not change your mind and vote in a different manner later. All ballots, including absentee ballots, are counted as long as they are received by 7 pm on election day.