County of Marin - Press Releases - Voting Begins October 7th

Lynda Roberts, Registrar of Voters, Elections

For Immediate Release
October 18, 2013

Voter Registration Deadline Approaches for November Election

San Rafael, CA - You only have a few more days to register to vote in the Nov. 5 Uniform District Election in Marin County. The deadline is Oct. 21.

Voters may register or update registrations online at the Secretary of State's website or fill out and mail a voter registration form, which must be postmarked on or before Oct. 21. The Marin County Elections Office will be open from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. that day. The office is at the Marin Civic Center Administration Building, 3501 Civic Center Drive, Room 121, San Rafael.

Postage-paid voter registration forms are available at post offices, libraries, city/town clerks offices and the Department of Motor Vehicles. Call 415) 473-6456 for more information.

Voting is already under way. The Elections Office mailed ballots to more than 100,000 vote-by-mail voters on Oct. 7. Voters who do not receive a ballot in the mail but want to vote by mail in the November election may apply for a ballot in one of the following ways:

  • In person at the Elections Office during regular office hours
  • In writing until Oct. 29 by using the application on the back cover of the Voter Information Pamphlet.
  • Mailing or faxing a request to Registrar of Voters, Marin County Civic Center, Suite 121, P.O. Box E, San Rafael, CA 94913. Fax 415-473-6447.

A new smartphone-friendly website has been developed to help voters make their choices about political candidates and ballot measures.

For more information about voting in Marin County call (415) 473-6456 or visit our website.

Dated: October 16, 2013
Elaine Ginnold
Registrar of Voters


Melvin Briones
Assistant Registrar of Voters
Elections Department

Marin Civic Center Administration Building
3501 Civic Center Drive
Suite 121
San Rafael, CA 94903
(415) 473-6443
Email: Melvin Briones
Elections website