County of Marin - Press Releases - Early Voting

For Immediate Release
October 29, 2013

An Invitation to Vote Early at Civic Center

San Rafael, CA – Voters who want to vote early for the Nov. 5 election can pick up a ballot or send a representative to pick up their ballot at the Elections Office at the Marin County Civic Center in San Rafael until 8 p.m. on Election Day. The Elections Office will be open for voting on Saturday, Nov. 2, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. 

The deadline for the Elections Office to receive voted ballots is 8 p.m. on Election Day. Voters should mail ballots at least five business days before the election or return them to any polling place in Marin County from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Election Day. Voters may also drop off their completed ballots at the Elections Office or at a ballot box outside of the main entrance to the Civic Center until 8 p.m. Election Day.

The Elections Office is at the Marin County Civic Center, 3501 Civic Center Drive, Room 121, San Rafael, 94903. Regular office hours are weekdays from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; on Election Day they are 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. 

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, call (415) 473-6456 or visit  


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