2017 ​Candidate Guidelines and Forms

A source of general information about the basic requirements of candidacy for individuals interested in being elected to the office of Mayor or City Council in the City of Thornton.

To view the full PDF version of the 2017 Candidate Guidelines, click here.

The 2017 Candidate Briefing will be held on August 16, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. in the Training Room of City Hall, 9500 Civic Center Drive.

2017 Candidate Guidelines Contents

The City Council

General

Candidacy

Campaign Regulations

Campaign Reporting Requirements

Important Campaign Dates

Important Telephone Numbers

City Charter

Chapter 2, Thornton City Code

Fair Campaign Practices Act

Article XXVIII Campaign and Political Finance

 

Forms  
Candidate Affidavit PDF Sample
Candidate Committee Registration PDF Sample
Candidate Committee Registration Amendment PDF Sample
​Nomination Petition Instructions (NEW)PDF
​Nomination Petitions (NEW)PDFSample
Report of Contributions and Expenditures Excel Sample
Statement of Non-Receipt PDF Sample
Statement of Personal Expenditure PDF Sample