November 4, 2008 Election Facts and Key Dates

Lynda Roberts, Registrar of Voters, Elections
November 4, 2008 Presidential General Election
Number of registered voters155,640
Deadline to register to voteMonday, October 20, 2008
Number of vote-by-mail voters93,513 (60%)
Number of precincts189 (14 mail ballot precincts)
Number of polling places108
Number of poll workers needed762
Mail Voter Information PamphletsBegins September 25, 2008
Mail vote-by-mail ballotsBegins October 6, 2008
Vote-by-mail voting period and in-person voting at ROV OfficeOct. 6 to Nov. 4, 2008
ROV office will be open 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Saturday., Nov. 1 and Sunday, Nov. 2
Begin processing returned vote-by-mail ballotsFriday, October 24, 2008
Logic and Accuracy TestThursday, October 23, 2008, 3:00 PM.
Election DayTuesday, Nov. 6, 2012. Polls and the ROV office open from 7:00 AM to 8:00 PM.
Post election manual tallyRandom drawing for manual tally of precincts is 9:00 a.m., Thursday, Nov. 13
Deadline to certify electionTuesday, Dec. 2, 2008

Results reporting
Results of vote by mail ballots returned before Nov. 4 will be available shortly after 8:00 p.m. on Election Night. First report from polls expected at approximately 9:00 p.m. election night and every ½ hour from then on until all ballots are counted – approximately 11:30 p.m. Results will be updated every Friday by 5:00 p.m. Results available on ROV website

(This data is accurate as of October 28, 2008

Rev. 10/28/2008