While 9,000 returned ballots sounds like a lot, Election Specialist Emily Rome said that’s about the average percentage of ballots that are undeliverable each election.
By law, the postal service cannot forward ballots, so if a voter has moved and failed to update their address with the election department, the ballot will be returned.
Anyone who has not received a ballot can call the Election Department at 575-VOTE (8683) or visit http://www.sos.state.co.us/.
The election office at Centennial Hall, 200 S. Cascade is open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and will be open 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on election day.
Voters can check registration details at http://car.elpasoco.com/election.