Durango resident Lisa McCorry has submitted a statement withdrawing her candidacy for Durango City Council. Votes for McCorry, who is listed on the April 6 ballot, will not be counted.
Voters who have voted for McCorry on their ballot but have not mailed their ballot or dropped it in a ballot box may draw a line through McCorry’s name and vote for another candidate. There is not an option to write in a candidate.
Voters who have sealed (but not cast) their ballot can reopen it, draw a line through McCorry’s name, vote for another candidate, reseal the envelop and initial/date the torn area. Ballots that have already been cast cannot be changed. Any votes for McCorry will not be counted.
Ballots were mailed to registered active voters March 19. Voters who did not receive their ballots by Wednesday should call the City Clerk’s Office at 375-5010.
Voters may get a ballot at the City Clerk’s Office and vote from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday to Friday through April 5, and from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. April 6.
Ballots must be returned no later than 7 p.m. April 6 to be counted. Ballots can be mailed or taken to a ballot drop box in one of these locations:
City Clerk’s Office, 949 East Second Ave.La Plata County Administration Building, 1101 East Second Ave.La Plata County Clerk and Recorder’s Office, 679 Turner Drive, Suite C.Fort Lewis College, Community Concert Hall parking lotFor more information, visit www.DurangoGov.org/Elections.