Attend, Moderate, Usher, Sort Questions, Advertise! VOTER EDUCATION is a primary goal of the Voter Service Team, and candidate forums are one of our primary ways to educate voters. We try to tape sessions and have them available for replay on our LWVLC website. We are pleased this year to again host a candidate forum … More Candidate Forums Scheduled
ATTEND A CAUCUS! Party Caucuses are an original part of GrassRoots Politics Meet your neighbors and TALK POLITICS! Express your ideas about issues and candidates! Meet Candidates! Ask Questions! Even if you are not “registered” with a party, you can still attend and observe! How to Participate To Confirm your Party Registration and find your … More It’s Caucus Season!
At their January 11 meeting, the LWVLC Health Care Team hosted Laurie Stolen, Larimer County Behavioral Health Project Director, for a discussion concerning behavioral health in Larimer County and on-going efforts to educate voters about the ballot measure planned for November 2018. Following are a few key points from the discussion: Educational focus is “Mental … More Voter Education and the Behavioral Health Center
The 53-year-old Larimer County Landfill will close by 2025. How will materials be managed throughout the region for the next decades? On February 22 at 7 pm CrossCurrents hosted a discussion on Solid Waste: Can we do better? All CrossCurrents programs are filmed at the City Council Chamber, (300 Laporte, Fort Collins, 80521) Barbara Rutstein … More CrossCurrents Explores Solid Waste
Our HealthCare Team will be hosting a meeting on the proposed Laraimer County Behavioral Health Center Laurie Stolen, the Larimer County representative who has been assigned the task of promoting the 2018 1A ballot measure (County Behavioral Health Center) will be joining our Health Care Team for the January meeting. Laurie is very knowledgeable about … More Behavioral Health Meeting
Larimer County – The Larimer County League of Women Voters will present, Anne Anderson, a speaker from the League of Women Voters of Washington DC on Friday, November 3 5:00 pm-6:30 pm at Wolverine Farm Letterpress and Publick House, 316 Willow Street in Fort Collins. The focus will be on getting out the vote and … More Can’t Vote vs. Won’t Vote
The League of Women Voters of Larimer County recommends a NO vote on Larimer County Ballot Question 1B – removal of term limits for the elected positions of County Sheriff, Assessor, Treasurer, Clerk & Recorder, and Surveyor. In their rush (one week) to put this issue on the ballot, County Commissioners ignored fundamental good governance … More LWVLC Opposes Ballot Question 1B
Although “off year” elections don’t usually get a ton of attention, this year’s election deserves your participation! City and county-wide issues will be voted on as well as candidates for city council and mayor (Loveland), and school board directors (Poudre and Thompson School Districts). Learn more about what you’ll see on your ballot using the … More 2017 Election Information
Term Limits Our CrossCurrents team has been busy hosting panel discussions on key local issues. Most recently, CrossCurrents explored Term Limits for County Officials. Panelists included: Bob Berry, Regional Director of Term Limits Inc. Tom Donnelly, Larimer County Commissioner for District 3 Bruce Croissant, Community Activist If you missed the initial broadcast of this program, … More CrossCurrents Tackles Key Local Issues
We are THRILLED with the outpouring of enthusiasm we’re seeing in the last few months. The membership committee will be hosting a welcome and orientation for new (and prospective) members. Come learn about the League’s history, mission, program priorities and how to become involved. Thursday, April 27 4:00-6:00 PM The Clubhouse of the Hamlet 5151 … More New Member Orientation!