Recalling an elected officialA Recall is a procedure that allows citizens to remove a public official before the end of their term of office. The recall process begins with a petition process, and if successful, prompts an election to be scheduled. Any Councilmember may be recalled after serving six months in office.
Resulting electionAfter one recall petition and election, no further petition shall be filed against the same person during the term for which such person was elected or appointed, unless the signers number at least 50 percent of the votes cast at the last preceding election for all candidates for the office held by such person. The number to be determined in the manner described above.
More specific information regarding the form of the petition (required elements etc.) and the timelines associated with a recall can be found in the Colorado Revised Statutes, Section 31-4-501 through 507.