City of Glenwood Springs
2022 Special Municipal Election
Note: The outcome of the election is not official until the completion of the canvass of votes and certification of results, which is anticipated to occur on May 16. All of the figures below are per the unofficial count.
TOTAL NUMBER BALLOTS CAST: 2,383
Ballot Question A
Shall Section 13.2 of the City of Glenwood Springs home rule charter be amended as set forth below, with new language in bold and underline?
Sec. 13.2 - Restriction on sales of land and water rights.
Neither lands owned and used by the City for park, airport, or governmental purposes, nor water rights, shall be sold or conveyed without an affirmative vote of a majority of the qualified electors. Nothing in this provision, however, shall prohibit the City from exchanging, or changing point of diversion of water rights without such vote.
The City shall continue to own, operate, repair, and maintain the Glenwood Springs municipal airport, including its facilities, improvements, and runway, in at least the general condition and configuration that existed on January 1, 2021, unless and until a majority of the qualified electors of the City approve the sale or permanent closure of the airport. Nothing in this provision shall (i) prohibit the City from constructing a tunnel under the airport runway, improving the airport, or extending the runway, or (ii) compel the City to use non-airport enterprise funds to operate, repair, maintain, or improve the airport.
1,897 - Yes/For
442 - No/Against
Ballot Question B
Shall Ordinance Number 8, Series 2021 of the City of Glenwood Springs, an ordinance that authorizes the City of Glenwood Springs to annex a 15.818-acre parcel of land known as 480 Donegan into city limits, be repealed?
1,467 – Yes/For
904 – No/Against