The deadline to register to vote is next Tuesday, Oct. 9. Online voter registration and verification of registration is available (in both Spanish and English) at the Colorado Secretary of State website. A voter must be resident in Colorado 30 days before the election is held. Numerous types of identification are acceptable to present when casting a ballot. Early voting begins Oct. 22 at the Old County Courthouse, 208 E. Lincoln, Breckenridge or the Buffalo Room, County Commons, 0037 Peak Dr., Frisco from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Please be aware of your rights if a "voter challenge" is issued against you. Summit County Clerk and Recorder Kathleen Neel is a very helpful source of information. She may be reached at 453-3479.
Carol Gerard, Breckenridge