2023 Municipal Election


The Regular Municipal Election is Tuesday, March 7, 2023.

The mayor and two council positions will be available.

2023 City of Aspen Sample Ballot

Ballots will be mailed out to active registered Aspen voters on February 14th and early voting will begin in the City Clerk's office on February 21st. 

Please contact us with your questions at Elections@aspen.gov or 970-429-2686.


To vote in the 2023 Municipal Election, you need to:

  • Be 18 years old as of the election day
  • Reside within the City of Aspen for twenty-two days immediately preceding the election (as of February 13th)
  • Registered in the State’s Voter Registration system (register anytime including on election day at the Pitkin County Clerk & Records office at 530 E. Main Street)

Get Ready!  Register to vote or verify your mailing address is correct with the Colorado Secretary of State.

If you will be out of Aspen but within the United States during the election, you can request an absentee ballot be mailed to you. Complete the form below and return it to the City Clerk as specified on the form.

Application for Absentee Voter Ballot (out of area but in the US)

If you will be out of the United States during the election, you can request a special absentee ballot to be delivered electronically to you by completing and returning the form available in the link below. 

Application for Special Absentee Ballot (out of the US)


Nominating Petition Deadline For Mayor and City Council of Aspen

If you are interested in running for one of the above open seats, nominating petitions must be returned to the City Clerk's office before 5:00 p.m. on December 27th, 2022.

For more information, contact Nicole Henning in the Clerk’s office City Hall - 427 Rio Grande Place Aspen, CO 81611 or call 970.429.2685