Recorder's Notes - Election Information

Election 2016

By Delisa Weeks, Kiowa County Clerk and Recorder

2016 Election Alerts: 

How important is it to vote in the June 28, 2016 Primary Election?  Please be aware that Primary Elections are to select candidates to go on to the November General Election. 

Reminder:  There will "NOT" be presidential candidates on the Primary Election Ballot.  There will be state and local races on the Primary Ballot.

Colorado Seniors Urged to Voice Opinions on Statewide Issues

Colorado Senior Lobby to Leverage Survey Results to Persuade Governor, State Legislators to Protect Seniors' Interests

Coloradoans aged 50 and older now have an opportunity to voice their opinion on state government and the issues affecting the state's aging population, according to a nonpartisan group that advocates for seniors at the state Capitol.

Gardner Welcomes VA Community Call Center to Improve Choice Program

Colorado Senator Cory Gardner

Senator Cory Gardner (R-CO) released the statement below after the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced it set up a Community Care Call Center to help veterans address billing issues with the Choice Program. The Choice Program is responsible for incorrectly billing veterans, which has led to debt collection and affected credit scores. Veterans who are experiencing payment issues associated with the Choice Program can contact 1-877-881-7618 to reach the Community Care Call Center.

Hickenlooper Launches New Program to Assist Rural Economies

PROMO 660 x 440 Government - Colorado Capitol - iStock

Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper Tueday (March 15, 2016) announced the next phase for the Colorado Blueprint 2.0 - Blueprint Initiatives - which invites the state's rural communities and regions to apply for specialized resources to help make their economies more robust.


"These initiatives are all outcomes of the informative roundtables we held in communities throughout the state last year," said Hickenlooper. "We will be deploying the most requested resources across the state through Blueprint Initiatives."

USDA Update

USDA Update



  • March 15 - July 15th - Primary Nesting Season for CRP.  No practice or management activity allowed.
  • Aug 1, 2016 - Deadline to request farm reconstitution for 2016.
  • Aug. 1, 2016 -  2016 ARC-PLC Enrollment Deadline