Making Democracy Work

Promoting Democracy in Southwest Colorado

The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization encouraging informed and active participation in government. It provides a meaningful dialog on both local and global issues of increasing importance in our daily lives.
The League influences public policy through education and advocacy. League membership is not for women only - we welcome everyone.

*On Tusday, Sept. 27, at 9:30 am, Trish Pegram and Steve Rudell will be on KDUR with Sarah Flowers discussing the State Ballot issues. The League's Ballot Issues Pamphlets are available now; you can pick one up at the Durango Public Library, or the County Clerk's offices in Bayfield and Durango. The Blue Books from the State Legislative Council will be mailed on or about the first week of October, but you can access them online at

*Tuesday, Sept 27, Durango Public Library, 6-7:30PM, 2016 Select State Ballot Issues Forum sponsored by the Durango Herald

2016 General Election Candidates and Ballot Forum

  • Candidate Forum Monday October 3, 6-8PM Durango:City Hall Council Chambers, 949 E. 2nd Avenue

  • Candidate Forum Wednesday October 5, 6-8PM Bayfield: City Hall Board Room, 1199 Bayfield Parkway includes Bayfield Local issues

  • Ballot Issues Forum, Thursday October 6, 6-8 PM Durango: City Hall Council Chambers, 949 E. 2nd Avenue

**Mail ballots will be mailed out starting October 17. Register to vote at the County Clerk's Office or in-line at
Please visit the elections page at for more information about registration, polling places, ballot drop boxes, and more.

*For more information related to the 2016 General Election Ballot Initiatives, please click Ballot Initiative Information as provided by the Colorado League of Women Voters