Special District Transparency Notice – 2017

Pursuant to section 32-1-809, Colorado Revised Statutes

This information must be provided to the eligible electors of the district between November 16, 2016 and January 15, 2017.

Name of Special District

  •  Forest Lakes Metropolitan District El Paso County, Colorado

Address and Telephone Number of District’s Principal Business Office

  •  2 N. Cascade Avenue, Suite 1280, Colorado Springs, Co 80903 (719) 327-5810

Name and Telephone Number of Manager or Other Primary Contact Person for District

  • Ann E. Nichols (719) 327-5810

Names of Board Members and Terms of Office:

  1. Douglas Stimple This office will be on the May 2020 ballot. 4 year Term
  2. George Lenz This office will be on the May 2020 ballot. 4 year Term
  3. Joe Loidolt This office will be on the May 2020 ballot. 4 year Term
  4. James Boulton This office will be on the May 2018 ballot. 2 Year Term
  5. Vacancy This office will be on the May 2018 ballot. 2 Year Term

Time and Place Designated for Regular Board Meetings

  • First Monday of the month, at 10:00 A.M. at 6385 Corporate Drive, Suite 200, Colorado Springs, CO 80903

Posting Place Designated for 24-hour Meeting Notice (as per §24-6-402(2)(c), C.R.S.)

  • 3 locations on Tract C, Forest Lakes Filing #1 – 3625 Mesa Top Drive

Current Mill Levy of District

  •  0.000 mills for collection in 2016

Total Ad Valorem Tax Revenue Received by District during 2015

  • $0 (2016 unaudited)

Date of Next Regular Election for Board Members

  • May 8, 2018

Self-nomination forms to be a candidate for District board member may be obtained from:

  • Megan A. Holmberg, Paralegal
    Spencer Fane & Grimshaw LLP
    1700 Lincoln Street, Suite 3800
    Denver, Colorado 80203
    303-839-3912
    303-839-3838 (fax) mholmberg@spencerfane.com

Self-nomination forms to be a candidate for District board member should be returned to:

  • Megan A. Holmberg, Paralegal
    Spencer Fane & Grimshaw LLP
    1700 Lincoln Street, Suite 3800
    Denver, Colorado 80203
    303-839-3912
    303-839-3838 (fax) mholmberg@spencerfane.com

Self-nomination form return deadline is March 2, 2018, by 5:00 p.m. District Election Results will be posted on these websites

Applications to Request Permanent Mail-In Voter Status may be obtained from:

  • El Paso County Clerk and Recorder
    or Online from Secretary of State:
    http://www.elections.colorado.gov and may be returned to:
    El Paso County County Clerk and Recorder

File copy of this Notice with:

Clerk and Recorder of each County in which District is wholly or partially located;
Division of Local Government; and
District’s principal business office (make available for public inspection).

Notice Completed By

Name: Ann E. Nichols
Title: District Manager Date: December 5, 2016


[1]  Notice must be provided in one or more of the following manners:

  1. Mail notice separately to each household where one or more eligible electors of the special district resides  (Note: Districts with overlapping boundaries may combine mailed notices, so long as the information regarding each district is separately displayed and identified);
  2. Include notice as a prominent part of a newsletter, annual report, billing insert, billing statement, letter, voter information card or other notice of election, or other informational mailing sent by the district to the eligible electors;
  3. Post notice on district’s official website (Note: You must provide the Division of Local Government (www.dola.state.co.us/dlg) with the address of your district’s website to establish a link on the DLG’s site);
  4. Post notice on website of the Special District Association of Colorado (www.sdaco.org) (Note: Your district must be an SDA member. Send notice to SDA by mail or electronic transmission); or
  5. Post notice in at least three public places within the limits of the special district and post notice in the office of the County Clerk and Recorder of the county or counties in which the district is located.  Notices must remain posted in these locations until May 4, 2010.  (Note: This method for providing notice is only available for districts with less than 1,000 eligible electors that are wholly located within a county with a population of less than 30,000.)

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