El Paso County 2021 Democratic Party Reorganization
General Information
 

What is Re-Org?

In every odd-numbered year, the Colorado Democratic Party elects new officials at every level of the Party (except Precinct Organizers who are elected at caucus in even numbered years). 

 

Timeline

El Paso County

The following meetings will be run by the El Paso County Democratic Party.

Informational Webinar: What is Reorg?
Tues, Jan. 19, 2021
7 PM - 8:30 PM
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Who can attend? Open to the Public. Registration required.

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Reorganization: Main Meeting
Sat. Feb. 6, 2021
10 AM - 1:30 PM (approx.) with lunch break
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Who can attend?  County Central Committee Members and those running for an elected position. An official meeting call containing the meeting link will be emailed 10 days prior to the meeting.

Who can view? Open to the Public. A live stream will be provided. More details with be forthcoming as we get closer to the event.

Reorganization: District Breakout Meetings
Mon. Feb. 8 - Fri. Feb. 12, 2021
6 PM & 7 PM
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Detailed Schedule of Breakout Meetings &  Times

Who can attend?  Individual District Central Committee Members and those running for an elected position in the district. An official meeting call containing the meeting link will be emailed 10 days prior to the meeting.

 

Multi-County Districts

Multi-county Districts are districts containing all or part of more than one county.
Such districts relevant to El Paso County are Senate District 2, Judicial District 4, Congressional District 5 and State. These districts will have separate Reorganization meetings after the El Paso County Reorganization.

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Positions Up For Election

The following positions are up for election.  Click on the position to go to the job description. The number of of people who will be elected to the position is in parenthesis. You may run for multiple positions.
Note that all terms are two years, Feb. 2021 - Feb. 2023.

 

State Executive Committee

State Central Committee

County Executive Committee

County Commissioner Committee

(For Each County Commissioner District)

State House District Committee

(For Each State House District)

State Senate District Committee

(For Each State Senate District Except 2)

State Senate Committee

District 2

The State House Districts in El Paso County are HD14, HD15, HD16, HD 17, HD18, HD19, HD20 and HD 21. The State Senate Districts are DS2, SD9, SD10, SD11 and SD12. SD2 is partially contained in El Paso County and its reorganization will take place separately. Read more about multi-county districts.

The County Commissioner Districts are CC1, CC2, CC3, CC4 and CC5.

The work level required for a district is significantly more in an election year for that district. Districts with a seat up for election in 2022 are:

  • All State House Districts

  • Senate Districts: 2, 9, and 11

  • County Commissions Districts 1 and 5

Read more about how to find your district and district maps.

Who Can Run 

To be eligible to run, you must:

  • Be a registered Democrat

  • Be a resident of the district for which you are seeking office

  • Both of the above for at least 30 days prior to the reorganization meeting holding the election in which you are running. ​

You do not have to be a current member of the County Central Committee nor do you need to currently hold any type of position in the Democratic Party.

You may run for more than one office.

 

How To Run

To run for a position, submit a letter of intent to run by midnight MST January 27, 2021. We prefer you submit intent via this form. You may also submit a letter stating your name, address, phone number, email address and the position(s) for which you wish to run to admin@epcodempary.org or to the Party office at 332 W. Bijou St., #101, Colorado Springs, CO, 80905. The deadline of January 27 is the date of receipt. Postmarks don't count.


The Central Committee may choose to vote to allow nominations from the floor in the Reorganization meeting(s) but there is no guarantee that will happen.

 
 
OFFICE LOCATION AND CONTACT
332 W. Bijou St., #101, Colorado Springs
719.473.8713 | epcdems@gmail.com
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