Jefferson County election division acknowledged nationally | Elections

The Jefferson County Elections division just lately obtained nationwide recognition for its modern use of a web-based chat service through the 2020 election.

The election division was awarded the 2020 Clearinghouse Award from the U.S. Election Help Fee, a federal fee that acknowledges election directors throughout the nation for innovation throughout every election. 

“Our group continues to set the bar for accessible, safe, and environment friendly elections and I couldn’t be prouder of them” stated Jefferson County Clerk and Recorder George Stern.

The county launched a web-based chat service that allowed voters to work together nearly with election representatives on-line through the state’s main and 2020 Normal Election. 

Other than in search of assist, voters had been allowed to entry info similar to drop field areas or registration types on-line, which obtained nice suggestions.

“The net chat characteristic was successful with Jeffco voters and we actually plan to convey it again in future elections,” Stern stated.

The thought of the net chat characteristic stemmed from the county’s motorized vehicle division that makes use of on-line chat options to help tons of of consumers every day.

Different election officers from Arapahoe and Boulder counties additionally obtained recognition from the EAC, in keeping with EAC’s web site. 

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