Council Openings for the November 5, 2019, Coordinated Elections:
A candidate forum took place on Thursday, Oct. 3 at the Commerce City Civic Center. The event, moderated by the League of Women Voters, introduced voters to the candidates for city council. You can watch a recording of the forum at c3gov.com/video.
The city clerk’s office held a meeting September 5 to conduct a lot draw to determine the listed ballot order as follows:
Ward II Candidates
Ward IV Candidates
At Large Candidates
- Craig Hurst
- Luz E. "Lucy" Molina
- Gene Leffel
- Ramón Alvarado
- Meghan Grimes
- J. Gabriel Montanez Jr.
- Roger Japp
- Anthony Stellato
Campaign Finance Information
Commerce City candidates do not have contribution limits. Political Action Committees registered with the Secretary of State for supporting or opposing state and local candidates and issues need not register with the Clerk’s Office. Political Action Committees, and other committees, that only contribute to Commerce City candidates will need to register and file with the Clerk’s Office. Campaign finance forms can be picked up in the Clerk’s Office between 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Friday. It is the responsibility of candidates and committees to familiarize themselves with, and adhere to, the Fair Campaign Practices Act.
Voter ResourcesNeed to register? Moved and want to verify your information? Or perhaps serve as a county election clerk? Check out these resources for your election questions and needs.
- Register to Vote or Verify Voter Information
- Frequently Asked Questions about Elections
- Adams County Clerk and Recorder Elections Department
Citizen-driven initiatives are part of the city's democratic process. The city clerk's office has guidelines consistent with state statute and city charter for residents interested in placing an issue on the ballot or recalling elected officials. Below are guidelines and sample templates.