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2019 Election Notice

Download this document: 2019 Official Coordinated Election Notice

In accordance with Colorado Revised Statutes, Section 1-5-205, notice is hereby given that Tuesday the 5th of November is a Coordinated Election that will be held in Baca County as an all-mail ballot delivery election.

Ballots will be mailed to each active registered elector the week of October 14 – 18, 2019 in accordance with C.R.S. Section 1-7.5107(3)(a)(I).
As soon as you receive your ballot you may return it the following ways:
1. Drop your ballot off at the Baca County Clerk & Recorder’s Office at 741 Main Street, Suite 3, Springfield, CO 81073.
2. Place adequate postage on your ballot return envelope and mail it back.
Remember to allow enough time for mail delivery of your voted ballot. All ballots must be returned to the Clerk and Recorder’s office by Election Day, November 5, 2019 by 7:00 p.m. in order to be counted, whether by hand delivery or mail delivery, or
3. Drop your ballot in the 24/7 Drive-Up Drop Box located in the Courthouse Driveway/Drive through, south side of the building (no postage necessary). Baca County Courthouse, 741 Main, Springfield, CO 81073. This option is highly encouraged for the easy access for the voters.

Election Services Provided: Election Services provided at Baca County Clerk & Recorder’s Office Voter Service and Polling Center: register to vote, update voter information, receive replacement ballots; return ballots; cast a ballot either by paper or electronic voting machine; cast a provisional ballot. On-line services are located at www.govotecolorado.com or contact the County Clerk at bacaclerk@bacacountyco.gov.

Baca County Clerk and Recorder

Voter Service and Polling Center (VSPC) and Drop-Off Location
Baca County Courthouse
741 Main Street, Suite 3, Springfield, Colorado 81073

Office Hours

M-F: October 28 – November 4, 2019: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Saturday, November 2, 2019: 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Election Day Office Hours on November 5, 2019: 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
24/7 Drive-Up Drop Box

Job Opening – Public Health WIC Educator

Baca County Public Health Agency is currently taking applications for a WIC Educator/CSBG Program Manager. Applicants must have a high school diploma or a General Education Diploma (GED), possession of a valid driver’s license, dependable transportation, and general experience in customer service or clerical work preferred.  Must be willing to travel for trainings and have excellent customer service skills. Bilingual (English/Spanish) skills are preferred, but not required.  Applications are available in the Baca County Commissioners Office or on the website at Bacacountyco.gov. Baca County is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Please submit applications to the Baca County Public Health Agency, 741 Main Street, Suite 4, Springfield, CO 81073 by October, 25, 2019 at 4:30 p.m.  Position will remain open until filled.

For more information please call (719) 523-6621

Download: WIC Educator / CSBG Program Manager Job Opening (MS Word)

 

Safety Training Exercises – Aug 16

Baca County will be performing safety training exercises on August 16, 2019 from 8:40am to 1:00pm. The training will involve first responders and players practicing. Some roads will be closed while we hold our training exercise.

If you have any questions, give us a call at the Emergency Management office.

Download Full Info: Baca County Decontamination Exercise PDF

Grant Workshop

This is for applying for grants for historic preservation projects.

Click to: View Grant Workshop in Calendar

Please join us Tuesday, July 16th from 3-6 p.m. at the Baca County EOC Bldg, 29400 Hwy 287 for a Grant workshop on applying for grants for historic preservation projects.  You can register through the following link: https://www.eventleaf.com/SHFSpringfield2019.  If you have any questions, please contact Sara Doll at 303-866-3493 or email hc_shf@state.co.us.

Download Flyer: Springfield-Grant-Workshop

Help Wanted – PCA Manager

The Baca County Commissioners are accepting applications for the Personal Care Agency (PCA) Manager, who will work out of the Baca County Department of Human Services.  This position oversees the program that provides in-home services for individuals that qualify for assistance.  This position will also hire part-time care providers and billing for services provided.  The successful candidate should have a high school diploma, valid driver’s license, oral and written communications skills, as well as computer skills.  Financial knowledge would also be beneficial.  The successful candidate will need to pass a background check and pre-employment drug screen.

Applications are available on the Baca County website (bacacountyco.gov) or in the Baca County Administrator’s office at 741 Main Street, Suite 1, Springfield, CO 81073.  Applications are being accepted through Friday, April 26, 2019 at 4:30 p.m.

Baca County is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate based on race, age, religion, sex, disability, marital status, or national origin.

Download this information: Job Opening – PCA Manager

Help Wanted – PCA Part-Time Position

The Baca County Commissioners are accepting applications for the Personal Care Agency (PCA) office assistant, who will work out of the Baca County Department of Human Services. This is a part-time position to assist the PCA Manager. The successful candidate should have a high school diploma, valid driver’s license, oral and written communications skills, good customer relations skills, as well as computer skills. The successful candidate will also need to pass a background check and pre-employment drug screen.

Applications are available on the Baca County website (bacacountyco.gov) or in the Baca County Administrator’s office at 741 Main Street, Suite 1, Springfield, CO 81073. Applications are being accepted through Friday, April 26, 2019 at 4:30 p.m.

Baca County is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate based on race, age, religion, sex, disability, marital status, or national origin.

Download this information: Job Opening – PCA Part-Time