Thanks to legislation passed earlier this year, qualified residents can register to vote in the Nov. 5 election up until 7 p.m. on Election Day, according to a Boulder County news release.

Online registration is available at through Oct. 28. A valid Colorado driver's license or state ID is needed to register online. After a person registers online, the Boulder County Elections Division will send that voter a mail ballot that may be returned to a polling center or mail dropoff site up until 7 p.m. Nov. 5.

After Oct. 28, qualified voters can visit one of four centers in the county through Election Day to register in person. A ballot will be issued once a voter is properly registered, according to the news release.

For a complete list of voter service and polling centers in Boulder County and their hours of operation, visit

County officials remind residents that the requirements to vote include being at least 18, being a U.S. citizen and being a Colorado resident for at least 22 days prior to Election Day. Potential voters also may not be serving a sentence or on parole for a felony conviction.

Mail ballots were sent to all active, registered voters Oct. 15.

Visit to verify or update your voter information.

For more information, call 303-413-7740 or email