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Campaign Finance

Please Note: The November 5, 2013 Coordinated Election is being conducted by the El Paso County Clerk & Recorder.  For more information, please visit http://car.elpasoco.com/election

The City Clerk's Office will be a ballot drop-off location for this election.  However, we cannot provide voter registration services nor can we issue replacement ballots.  Call El Paso County Elections for more information on how to obtain those services from an El Paso County office.  (719) 575-8683.


City Code
Ordinance 12-91, passed by City Council 11/13/2012, effective 11/21/2012, outlines the new Campaign Disclosure laws for City Elections in Colorado Springs.  This has been codified in Chapter 5, Article 2 of the City Code of Colorado Springs.
Frequently Asked Questions
Campaign Finance Forms
Please Note: The electronic filing system is not yet available for the new campaign finance forms. Current methods to file are email, FAX, hand delivery and postal mail. Detailed information is available in the FAQ.
View Submitted Forms
Filing Deadlines - April 2, 2013 Municipal Election
  • December 3,2012
  • January 2, 2013
  • January 15, 2013
  • February 1, 2013
  • February15, 2013
  • March 1, 2013
  • March 15, 2013
  • March 29, 2013
  • May 2, 2013
Nomination Petitions - April 2, 2013 Municipal Election
Petitions will be available in the City Clerk's Office starting January 2nd, 2013 and will be due on February 6th, 2013. For more important election dates, view the Election Calendar.