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2020 Board Election

2020 Board Election
The Arvada Fire Protection District will conduct a regular election on May 5, 2020, between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. At that time, (1) one director will be elected for a 2-year term expiring in May 2022, and (2) two directors will be elected for a 3-year term expiring in May 2023.   

Board of Director Candidates 

 With the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Colorado, we are encouraging voters to apply for an absentee ballot for the May 5, 2020 election.  By voting absentee, you will receive your ballot in the mail, vote it, and mail it back to the address on the return envelope, thus eliminating the need to vote at the polls on Election Day.   If you have already applied for permanent absentee voter status, there is no need to apply again.  

Download Absentee Ballot Application

Completed applications are due by end of business Tuesday, April 28, 2020 and should be returned by mail to 7903 Allison Way, Arvada, CO 80005; faxed to 303.432.7995; or scanned and emailed to election@arvadafire.com

NOTICE: BALLOTS MUST BE RECEIVED BY 7:00 PM ELECTION DAY (MAY 5, 2020) Some eligible voters may have received an absentee ballot from the Apex Park and Recreation District, Arvada Fire Protection District, (or both) that contained a printing error in the wording on the front side of the return envelope stating that the envelope (with ballot enclosed) must be postmarked by Election Day (May 5). This is incorrect. The ballot must be RECEIVED no later than 7:00 p.m. on Election Day. The ballot, secrecy sleeve and affidavit are correct. Please make sure to drop your ballot in the mail in time for it to be received NO LATER THAN 7:00 PM ON ELECTION DAY. If you have any questions, please contact Sue Blair at may2020elections@crsofcolorado.com or 303.381.4960.

Polling Locations
For the convenience of the eligible electors, there will be two polling locations:

  • APEX Center
    13150 W. 72nd Ave
    Arvada, CO 80005  
  • APEX Community Center
    6842 Wadsworth Blvd
    Arvada, CO 80003

Election results will be finalized on May 14, 2020 (UOCAVA ballot deadline is May 13, 2020).

Special District Administration and Elections Frequently Asked Questions

The office of the DEO is open Monday through Friday (except legal holidays) from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Please contact the designated election official if you have any election related questions.


Sue Blair, DEO 
7995 East Prentice Avenue, Suite 103E 
Greenwood Village, CO 80111 
Phone: 303-381-4960 
sblair@crsofcolorado.com