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November 1, 2022

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Interested in how elections work? Tours scheduled for November 3, 5, and 7

Tours scheduled for November 3, 5, and 7. Students encouraged to attend.


Boulder County, Colo. – Boulder County Clerk and Recorder Molly Fitzpatrick will host ballot processing tours on Thursday, November 3, Saturday, November 5, and Monday, November 7 at the Elections Division Ballot Processing Center. Tours are an opportunity to dive deep into ballot processing procedures and safeguards and to see firsthand how the process happens.

What: Elections Division Ballot Processing Center Tours

When: Tours will run approximately every 30 minutes with Q&A during the following days & times: Thursday, November 3 at 12:30 p.m. and 1 p.m.; Saturday, November 5 at 1:30 p.m. and 2 p.m.; Monday November 7 at 12:30 p.m., 1 p.m., 5 p.m., 5:30 p.m., & 6 p.m.; RSVP required at: https://boco.org/ElectionTourRSVP

Where: 1750 33rd Street in Boulder – Ballot Processing Center (look for signs)

These tours offer people interested in local elections the opportunity to see firsthand how ballots are processed, understand how signatures are verified on mail ballots, and learn about how ballot resolution works, among other ballot processing procedures and safeguards. Sessions designated as “Student Tours” will be geared toward high school and college students, who are strongly encouraged to attend to learn more about the elections process. Tours take about 30 minutes with questions. Open to all.

Please note that for the security of our staff and election judges, we will ask all tour attendees to leave personal belongings at home, will require attendees to sign in, and will have security present.

If you have any questions or would like more information about the upcoming election, please visit www.BoulderCountyVotes.org or call 303-413-7740.