County of Marin - Press Releases - Key Dates for Greenbrae’s May 2 Special Election

Lynda Roberts, Registrar of Voters, Elections

For Immediate Release
March 23, 2017

Key Dates for Greenbrae’s May 2 Special Election

Increase of a special tax to be considered on vote-by-mail ballot

San Rafael, CA – Voters in Marin County Service Area #16 (Greenbrae) soon will receive a mailed information guide for a special vote-by-mail election related to landscape median expenses.

In an election that concludes May 2, registered Greenbrae residents will vote on Measure A to determine if the special tax for maintenance and improvements to landscaped medians should be increased. A mailed postage-paid envelope will include a ballot, and voters must remember to sign the envelope before mailing it back. It must be postmarked on or before Election Day, May 2.

Voters in CSA #16 should be aware of the following dates:

  • March 23: Voter information guides will be mailed to all registered voters in the service area.
  • April 3: Vote-by-mail ballots will be mailed to all registered voters in the district. This is also the first day to vote in the Elections Department between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. in Suite 121 at the Civic Center, 3501 Civic Center Drive, San Rafael.
  • April 18: Starting on this day and until 8 p.m. on Election Day, eligible voters who are not registered may come to the Elections Department to register and vote.
  • April 25: The last day the Elections Department can mail a vote-by-mail ballot. After this day, voters intending to vote must get a ballot in person at the Elections Department.
  • May 26: There are no polling places for this election. Ballot return envelopes must be signed and postmarked on or before this day, or dropped at the Elections Department by 8 p.m. Voting is available in the Elections Department from 7 a.m. until 8 p.m. on Election Day.

For more information, call (415) 473-6464, or go to the May 2, 2017 Election Measure's Guide on our website. Follow the Elections Office on Facebook.


Lynda Roberts
Registrar of Voters
Elections Department

Marin Civic Center Administration Building
3501 Civic Center Drive
Suite 121
San Rafael, CA 94903
(415) 473-6401
Email: Lynda Roberts
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