Nomination Petitions available for Avon Town Council |

Nomination Petitions available for Avon Town Council

Candidates looking to replace an officer in November’s recall election have until Aug. 27 to submit a petition

Nomination petitions are now available for candidates interested in replacing a council member seat in the upcoming recall election. Interested parties can now pick up a petition at the Avon Town Clerk’s Office located at Avon Town Hall at 100 Mikaela Way.

The deadline for filing the petitions with the Avon Town Clerk is Aug. 27 by 5 p.m. All candidates must collect 10 signatures from registered Avon voters for the petition. Any petition deemed insufficient by the Town Clerk may be corrected and must be returned no later than Sept. 3 at noon.

The deadline for filing an affidavit with the Avon Town Clerk to be a write-in candidate is Oct. 27 by 5 p.m.

The Nov. 2 recall election is being coordinated with the Eagle County Clerk and Recorder’s Office.

Candidates for the recall election must circulate a petition to replace either Sarah Smith Hymes or Tamra Underwood. Candidates may not seek to replace both members of the council.

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To be eligible for election, candidates must be 18 years of age on the date of the election, a citizen of the United States, a qualified elector and have resided within the town of Avon for a period of at least 12 consecutive months immediately preceding the date of said election.

Please contact Avon Town Clerk Brenda Torres at 970-748-4001, or visit for information regarding Avon’s recall election.

For information about November’s general election, contact the Eagle County Clerk’s Office at 970-328-8715 or visit

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