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Special District Elections

Castle Pines North Special District Election 2018

The Castle Pines North Special District election on May 8 will fill a 2 four-year positions and 2 two-year positions on the Board of Directors.

Information about the candidates may be found on the District web site here.

In addition, there will be a Ballot Issue for Castle Pines North voters to decide on financing water resource improvements. See the League of Women Voters of Arapahoe and Douglas Counties Ballot Issue page or the Castle Pines North Ballot Issue page here.

Cherry Creek Vista Park and Recreation Special District Election 2018

Cherry Vista Parks and Recreation District Directors portion of the election May 8 has been cancelled. However, voters may still be asked to approve a mill levy increase.

The Cherry Creek Vista Parks and Recreation District consists of a 5 Director volunteer Board. 3 of the 5 positions were to be filled in the 2018 election.

The May 8, 2018 Directors portion of the election has been cancelled and with 3 candidates declared elected.

Read about the Cherry Creek Vista mill levy election on May 8 and candidates declared elected here.

Park Meadows Metropolitan District

The Park Meadows Metropolitan Special District election on May 8 will fill a 3 positions on the Board of Directors.

The election will be May 8 by mail ballot. An election will take place only if there are more than three candidates for these board positions.

Information about the candidates may be found on the District web site here.

Smoky Hill Metropolitan Special District Election 2018

The Smoky Hill Metropolitan District Directors election on May 8 has been cancelled..

The Smoky Hill Metropolitan District declared the 4 candidates elected to the 4 Director positions.

Read about the Smoky Hill Metropolitan District candidates declared elected here.

South Metro and Cunningham Fire Special Districts Election 2018

1. South Metro Fire Rescue Fire Protection Directors Election May 8

The South Metro Fire Rescue Fire Protection District and the Cunningham Fire Protection District merged effective January 1, 2018. In addition, they are considering adding the Highlands Ranch Metropolitan District and Littleton Fire Protection District to the combined District. Each maintains the existing Special District Governing Boards and elections. Both Special Districts called elections to fill Director positions on May 8. Find election information from the combined Fire District here.

The South Metro Fire Rescue Fire Protection District Board of Directors represents the citizens, businesses, and visitors in the District. It is composed of 7 Directors who must residents or property owners within one of 7 Director Districts. Directors are elected by all eligible voters in the South Metro Fire Protection District.

The May 8, 2018 election was called to fill 3 of the 7 Director positions for 4 years terms with no term limits.

Voters in South Metro Fire Rescue Fire Protection Districts A, E, and G may find election information on the District web site here.

2. Cunningham Fire Protection Directors Election May 8 has been cancelled

The Cunningham Fire Protection District Board of Directors represents the citizens, businesses, and visitors in the District. It is composed of 5 Directors who must residents or property owners within the entire District. Directors are elected by all eligible voters in the Cunningham Fire Protection District.

The May 8, 2018 election was called to fill 4 of the 5 Director positions. 3 Director positions are 4 years terms and 1 is a 2 year term. Because they had exactly the number of candidates needed to fill the positions, the Cunningham Fie District cancelled their election and declared the candidates elected.

Read about the Cunningham Directors declared elected here.

3. Highlands Ranch Metropolitan District Unification Election May 8

Residents and businesses in the Highlands Ranch Metropolitan District will be asked to vote on May 8 whether their fire and rescue services should be merged into the combined District.

Highlands Ranch voters may find information about the Highlands Ranch fire and emergency services unification election here.

4. Littleton Fire Protection District Unification Election May 8

Voters in the Littleton Fire Protection District will be asked to vote on May 8 whether their fire and rescue services should be merged into the combined District.

Littleton voters may find information about the Littleton fire and emergency services unification election here.

South Suburban Recreation Special District Election 2018

The South Suburban Recreation Special District election on May 8 will fill a 3 positions on the Board of Directors. There are 9 candidates.

It will be a polling place election, with the option of obtaining an absentee ballot.

You're invited to attend a Candidate Forum:
Saturday, April 21, 2018
1:00 -3:00 p.m.
Goodson Recreation Center
6315 S. University Blvd., Room 7
The candidate forum, free and open to the public, is hosted by the League of Women Voters of Arapahoe and Douglas Counties.

The 9 Candidates for the 3 Board Positions are:

Jerry Bakke
Pete Barrett
Charlie Blosten
Michael G. Kohut
Dave Lawful
Jeff Monroe
Dan Purse
Susan Pye
Tom Wood

Information about the candidates may be found on the District web site here.