August 26, 2015
Good Government League (GGGL), an
organization committed to fostering good representative
government for all Golden citizens.
The City of Golden holds its general elections in
odd numbered years on the first Tuesday of November (thatís
November 3, 2015).
This General Election is coordinated with
Jefferson County Elections and are mail ballot.
To participate in the election you must be a
registered voter in the City of Golden. To get a mail ballot you
must be registered by October 26th, but you can still register
and vote by going to the County Courthouse right up to the day
of the election itself, November 3rd.
Just as a reminder this year there will be a City
election for District 1 and District 2 City Councilors and for
Mayor - The Mayor functions as an "at
large" City Councilor, presides at Council meetings, and is the
public face of the City.
There are two candidates running for this
position, the incumbent
Mayor Marjorie Sloan is running against
City Councilors - The 7 City Councilors
vote on City ordinances, establish City policy, and approve
development projects. They make the big decisions!
District 1 (south half of town) -
the incumbent District 1 Councilor is running against Paul Haseman.
District 2 (north half of town) - Marcie Miller,
the incumbent District 2 Councilor is not running for
re-election. There are three candidates for this upcoming open
seat: Casey Brown,
Mikey Sheridan, and Lauree Valverde are official candidates
and are contending for this position
The Golden Good Government League is presently
interviewing each of the candidates that are running in this
yearís election. At the conclusion of the interviewing process,
we will identify each of the three candidates that we will be
supporting for these offices.
We want to take this opportunity to thank all
of the candidates that have chosen to run in this yearís
election. We recognize that it is big commitment and frequently
results in lost time with family and friends in other
Stay tuned in on this webpage for further news of
our involvement in this yearís election as well as our candidate
recommendations for each of the offices. Should you have
questions regarding the election, our involvement or
recommendations, please contact the Golden Good Government
League by accessing us at
firstname.lastname@example.org and providing us your name and the
means with which we can contact you.
Note: There are two additional candidates that
may or may not make this list depending on legal review. This
page will be updated accordingly by August 29, 2015.