The 2023 election in Weld County saw the implementation of a new security measure for the first time. The ballots were printed on paper stock with new GHOSTmark technology, as reported by The Greeley Tribune. This technology included high resolution images that are only visible under special equipment. This added security measure was part of a pilot program in Weld County, which has 222,064 active registered voters.
The county announced the unique security features for ballot protection in the 2023 election.
The use of GHOSTmark technology on the paper stock for ballots was a first for Weld County in the last election. This technology included high resolution images that are only visible under special equipment. The unique security features were part of a pilot program for the county, which has 222,064 active registered voters. This additional security measure was aimed at ensuring the integrity of the election process.