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2022 Election Results

Susan K. Pye, Pete Barrett and David Lawful have each been elected to serve one three-year term on the South Suburban Board of Directors. They will join current board members Ken Lucas and Jim Taylor.

All three candidates are incumbents, and will each be serving their second term.

Election results were certified on May 13, 2022. View the Certification of Results

 

Results:

John Priddy: 547

Pete Barrett: 976

David Lawful: 830

Alexis Barrere: 426

Susan K. Pye: 976

Elizabeth Watson: 314

Michael G. Kohut: 117

Kathleen Turley: 292

 

 


 

2022 Regular District Election

The next regular election of the South Suburban Park and Recreation District is on Tuesday, May 3, 2022. This will be a polling place election, with the option of obtaining an absentee ballot. Three board positions will be filled, each to serve a three-year term.

Absentee Ballots

Voters can apply for an absentee ballot on or before April 26, 2022. The application must be filled out completely and signed by the applicant. The application can be mailed, faxed or emailed as follows:

Mail to:
South Suburban Park and Recreation District
Attn: DEO
4810 E. County Line Road
Littleton, CO  80126

Fax to: 
303.798.3030
Attn: DEO

Email to: 
Elections@ssprd.org
Subject Line: Absentee Ballot Request

Beginning April 4, 2022, absentee ballots will be mailed to voters on the Permanent Absentee Voter list and to those who have submitted an absentee ballot application. For applications received after April 4, 2022, absentee ballots will be mailed within 72 hours from the date of receipt of the application. If you do not receive your ballot, please contact the DEO at 303.483.7011 or email Elections@ssprd.org.

If you are unsure whether you are a Permanent Absentee Voter, contact the DEO at 303.481.7011 or email Elections@ssprd.org.

Polling Places and Ballot Drop Off Locations

Polling Places (polls open 7 am - 7 pm on election day): 
South Suburban Sports Complex
4810 E. County Line Road
Littleton, CO 80126

Goodson Recreation Center
6315 S. University Boulevard
Centennial, CO 80121

Absentee Ballot Return: 

Mail To:

DEO, SSPRD, 4810 E. County Line Rd., Littleton, CO 80126
(South Suburban will begin mailing absentee ballots to voters on April 4, 2022)

24/7 Dropbox:

Goodson Recreation Center
6315 S. University Boulevard
Centennial, CO 80121

South Suburban Sports Complex
4810 E. County Line Road
Littleton, CO 80126
Map of new dropbox location

Front Counter at the following locations during regular business hours: 

Buck Recreation Center
2004 W. Powers Avenue
Littleton, CO 80120

Lone Tree Recreation Center
10249 Ridgegate Circle
Lone Tree, CO 80124

Sheridan Recreation Center
3325 W. Oxford Avenue
Sheridan, CO 80236

For questions or to request an Application for Absentee Ballot, contact Jennifer King, Designated Election Official, at 303.483.7011 or email Elections@ssprd.org.

Voter Eligibility FAQ

Unsure if you're eligible to vote on board candidates or ballot questions related to the South Suburban Park and Recreation District? Below are answers to frequently asked questions about District voting eligibility.

Am I an eligible voter of the South Suburban Park and Recreation District?
An eligible elector of South Suburban Park and Recreation District is:

  • A registered voter in the State of Colorado; AND EITHER
  • A resident of the District; OR
  • A person who owns taxable real or personal property (or the spouse or civil union partner of a person who owns property) situated within the boundaries of the District. A person who is obligated to pay taxes under a contract to purchase taxable property within the District shall be considered an owner of taxable property for the purpose of qualifying as an elector.

How can I check on my State voter registration status, if I'm a District resident, and how to register to vote?
Check with your County Clerk & Recorder:

You can also check your registration status and District resident information on your voter record on the Secretary of State's database at: www.sos.state.co.us/pubs/elections/

How do I know if my real or personal property is taxed by the District?
Check with your County Assessor and/or check your most current tax notice.

Please note: Only property owners who are natural persons can vote.

How can I apply for a permanent absentee voter status for future polling place elections?

Please open and print the Application for Absentee Ballot. The form must be filled out completely, signed, and the permanent absentee status box checked. Either mail the original form to the South Suburban Administration Office, 4810 E. County Line Rd, Littleton, CO 80126, fax to 303.798.3030, or attach to an email to Elections@ssprd.org, Subject line: Election Absentee Ballot Request

Can't print the form? Need more help? Please call 303.483.7011 for assistance.

I was on the mail-in voter list previously maintained by my county clerk several years ago. Will I receive a mail ballot automatically for South Suburban's regular elections?
Changes in the State election law eliminated the permanent mail-in voter list maintained by the counties' clerk & recorder offices. Starting with the May 2014 election, South Suburban maintains its own list.

If you would like an absentee ballot from South Suburban, please complete and return the Application for Absentee Ballot.

UOCAVA Voters

Per state law, Colorado special districts also deliver paper ballots to eligible voters with Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act (UOCAVA) status.

Other questions?
Call South Suburban during our regular business hours (Mon - Fri, 8 am - 5 pm) at 303.483.7011.

General Election FAQ

Interested in learning about the District's elections? Below are a few frequently asked questions.

Why are District elections held?
South Suburban Park and Recreation District holds its regular elections every two years, to choose members for the five-person Board of Directors. On occasion, these elections, or special elections, could include ballot questions related to the Colorado Taxpayer Bill of Rights (TABOR).

When does the District hold regular elections?
Regular elections occur in the May of even-numbered years. They are typically polling place elections.  Beginning May 2023, all District regular elections will be held every two years.

Other questions? 
Call South Suburban during our regular business hours (Mon - Fri, 8 am - 5 pm) at 303.483.7011.

Election Judges & Key Election Dates

Interested in becoming an election judge for District elections? Call South Suburban during our regular business hours (Mon - Fri, 8 am - 5 pm) at 303.483.7011.

 

Key Election Dates:

January 1, 2022: First day Self Nomination and Acceptance Forms can be filed with the DEO

February 25, 2022 (5 pm): Last day Self Nomination and Acceptance Forms can be filed with the DEO

February 28, 2022 (5 pm): Last Day to file Affidavit of Intent to be a Write-in Candidate with DEO

March 18, 2022: UOCAVA Ballot mailing begins

April 4, 2022: Absentee Ballot mailing begins

April 26, 2022: Last day to request an absentee ballot

May 3, 2022 (7 am – 7 pm): Election Day

Call for Candidates Now Closed

Self-nominations will be accepted beginning Jan. 1, 2022.

Self-Nomination and Acceptance forms must be filed with the Designated Election Official before 5 pm on Feb. 25, 2022.

 

Qualifications to be a candidate are:

  • Must be an active registered voter in Colorado;

AND EITHER:

  • A resident of the South Suburban Park and Recreation District; OR
  • The owner (or spouse/civil union partner of owner) of taxable real or personal property situated within the boundaries of the District; or
  • A person who is obligated to pay taxes under a contract to purchase taxable property within the District.

Self-Nomination and Acceptance form and informational packet can be picked up from Jennifer King, Designated Election Official at the South Suburban Park and Recreation District administrative offices located at 4810 E. County Line Road, Littleton, CO or by calling 303.483.7011, Mon - Fri., 8 am - 5 pm.