Regular Election
Town of Carbondale

The Town of Carbondale will be holding a regular municipal election on April 7, 2020.  Three Board of Trustee seats (all four-year terms) are up for election.  Those wishing to run for Trustee may pick up Nomination Petitions beginning January 7, 2020 Monday–Friday 8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. from the town clerk, 511 Colorado Avenue.

Qualifications: All candidates must be a qualified elector of the Town, a citizen of the United States, at least 18 years of age, and must have resided in the Town of Carbondale for one consecutive year immediately prior to the date of the election.

Petitions must be returned to the town clerk no later than 5:00 p.m. on Monday, January 27, 2020.

The Town of Carbondale is a non-partisan body of local government, therefore, there is no party affiliation designation. For more information contact town clerk Cathy Derby at 510-1206 or


The Town of Carbondale is soliciting Pro/Con comments for Ballot Issue A. The deadline for PRO/CON statements is 5 pm on Friday, February 21, 2020. 
Only comments filed by persons eligible to vote in the Town of Carbondale will be summarized and included in the TABOR Notice that is sent to voters prior to the election.  To be summarized in the ballot issue notice, the comments must address the specific ballot issue and must include a signature and the address where the signor is registered to vote.  No statements shall mention the names of persons or private groups, nor any endorsements of or resolutions against any ballot measure.    

Signed statements may be scanned and e-mailed to the Town Clerk, or you may mail or hand-deliver a hard copy to the Town Clerk’s Office, 511 Colorado Avenue, Carbondale, CO  81623. 

Please be aware that your statement is unlikely to be reprinted in its entirety.  It is the responsibility of the town clerk to summarize comments received so that each issue has no more than 500 words in the pro statement and no more than 500 words in the con statement.