Al Grieser seals his mail-in ballot Tuesday at the Moffat County Courthouse, moments before he cast his vote.

Photo by Noelle Leavitt Riley

Al Grieser seals his mail-in ballot Tuesday at the Moffat County Courthouse, moments before he cast his vote.

Secession fails in Moffat County, term limit extensions passes for 2 elected officials

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Moffat County voters decided not to pursue secession with 54.6 (2,169) against and 45 percent (1,768) in favor, according to figures released by Lila Herod, clerk and recorder for the county.

A total of 3,992 people casted votes in Moffat County.

Term limit extensions

Voters decided to extend term limits from two consecutive terms to three for only two of the seven measures, with the county surveyor and coroner given the green light to run for a third term.

Sheriff: No

50.7 percent (1,978) against

49.3 percent (1,923) in favor

Clerk and Recorder: No

50.6 percent (1,983) against

49.5 percent (1,940) in favor

Treasurer: No

53.5 percent (2,086) against

46.5 percent (1,812) in favor

Assessor: No

55.3 percent (2,148) against

44.7 percent (1,735) in favor

Coroner: Yes

56.2 percent (2,186) in favor

43.8 percent (1,704) against

Surveyor: Yes

52.6 percent (2,043) in favor

47.4 percent (1,839) against

County Commissioners: No

73.2 percent (2,858) against

26.8 percent (1, 045) in favor

Moffat County School District board

District 2:

Sue Voloshin wins: 61.4 percent

Michele Chalmers: 38.6 percent

District 4:

Tony Peroulis wins: 40.9 percent

James Loughran: 39.79 percent

Patrick Wayne Germond: 19.3 percent

District 5:

Joel Browning: 100 percent

District 6:

Darrell Camilletti wins: 57.3 percent

Christine Balderston: 42.7 percent

District 7:

KC Hume wins: 59.4 percent

Charity Neal: 25.8 percent

Lawrence Sober: 14.8 percent

Shadow Mountain Improvement District

The measure passed with 76 percent of Shadow Mountain residents in favor and 23.9 against. That's out of 155 votes.

Only Shadow Mountain residents were allowed to vote on the measure.

Amendment 66

The constitutional amendment failed statewide. In Moffat County 77.2 percent (3,043) against the amendment and 22.8 percent (900) voted in favor.

The Craig Daily Press will continue to update this story as more results come in.

Comments

David Moore 1 year, 1 month ago

This reaffirms my belief, which was slipping, that there are still intelligent people left in this town. Ironic that the county that started all of this, Weld I believe, shot it down too. Obviously some smart ones left there as well. Nice job people.

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