Election dates and polling places

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The 2012 election is coming up soon. Today, Oct. 9, is the last day to register to vote. Residents can either log on to www.govotecolorado.com or come into the Montezuma County Clerk’s office at 140 W. Main St., Suite 1, Cortez.

People can also check the voter registration status at the state website.

Mail-in ballots are scheduled to go out the week of Oct. 15 and early voting will begin on Oct. 22. The last day for early voting is Nov. 2.

There is one location for early voting and that will be in the Montezuma County Annex 107 N. Chestnut Street. Voting will be open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Voters will need to bring a form of identification to the polling place.

Drop-off locations for mail-in ballots will be at the Clerk’s Office and there will be one available on Saturday Nov. 3 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the County Annex, 107 N. Chestnut St.

Election day is Nov. 6 with the polls opening at 7 a.m. and closing at 7 p.m. All ballots must be received by 7 p.m. on Election day.

For more information, call 565-3728 or go to the above website to check your status.

Complete list of polling places:

Early voting: Montezuma County Annex 107 N. Chestnut, Cortez

Precinct 1 : Pleasant View Fire Station, 15529 Road CC, Pleasant View

Precinct 2: Dolores Community Center, 400 Riverside Ave.

Precinct 3: Lewis-Arriola Fire Station, 22145 Road S

Precinct 4: Empire Electric Calvin Denton Room, 801 N. Broadway, Cortez

Precinct 5: Montezuma County Fairgrounds, 30100 Hwy 160

Precinct 6: Towaoc Community Center

Precinct 7: First Assembly of God Church, 120 S. Linden, Cortez

Precinct 8: Montezuma County Annex, 107 N. Chestnut, Cortez

Precinct 9: Montezuma Valley Presbyterian Church, 350 S. Washington, Cortez

Precinct 10: Lifeway Baptist Church, 601 N. Dolores Road, Cortez

Precinct 11: Mancos Town Assembly Hall, 117 N. Main.