Municipal Election 2024 Info and WP 101

Interested in Running?

Nomination petitions to run for Town Council are available for pick-up at the Town Clerk's Office (50 Vasquez Road) beginning January 2, 2024. They are due back to the Town Clerk's Office by 5 p.m. on January 22, 2024.

Key Dates:

January 2 - Time begins for nomination packets to be circulated and signed. Starting here, petition packets can be picked up in Winter Park Town Hall. Nomination petitions must be signed by at least 10 voters registered in Winter Park.
January 22 - Deadline to turn in completed nomination petitions
January 29 - Last day to amend nomination petitions or withdraw from nomination
March 18 - Candidates must submit their financial disclosure report
April 2 - Election Day - all ballots must be submitted by 7 p.m.
April 16 - First Town Council meeting with new members

 

Winter Park 101

If you are interested in running for Winter Park Town Council, we invite you to our two-night event of Winter Park 101!

Join us on January 4, 2024, at 6 p.m. at Noble Buck (78491 Hwy 40) for a short presentation on how our Town government works. Then, hear from current Council members and ask them your questions!

On January 11, 2024, meet us at Town Hall (50 Vasquez Road) at 6 p.m. for a tour of our newest facilities, including the Public Works Building and new Transit Maintenance Facility. We will start with a short presentation on how the Town operates and then bus attendees to the facilities.

Please RSVP to Town Clerk Dani Jardee at djardee@wpgov.com if you plan on attending one or both nights of Winter Park 101.

 

When is Election Day?

Polls will be open in Town Hall, 50 Vasquez Road between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 2, 2024. Absentee Ballots must be returned by 7 p.m. on Election Day.

We know there are a lot of elections happening this year, but your voice matters on a local level as well as on a national level! Winter Park’s municipal election will be held on Tuesday, April 2, 2024 and four Town Council members will be elected. Three 4-year terms are open along with one 2-year term.

While Grand County sends ballots in the mail, the Town of Winter Park's elections are conducted through in-person voting. The polling place will be Winter Park Town Hall, 50 Vasquez Road in the Council Chambers between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. on April 2.

If you're unable to vote that day, applications for absentee ballots are available at the link below.

You can register to vote through election day – check your registration status.

NOTICE OF ELECTION (COMING SOON)

 

Candidates Running

Jeremy Henn

Jennifer Hughes

Art Ferrari

Michael Periolat

William MacDonald

 

Absentee Ballots and Information

If you need to pick up an absentee ballot application, please call Town Clerk, Dani Jardee at 970-726-8081 ext. 208 or email to set up an appointment djardee@wpgov.com. Absentee Ballots are also available for pick-up from Town Hall.

If dropping off an absentee ballot in the ballot box, come into Town Hall and do so! All absentee ballot applications must be turned in by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, March 29, 2024. All absentee ballots must be turned in by 7:00 p.m. on Election Day, Tuesday, April 2, 2024.

ABSENTEE VOTER APPLICATION