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For Immediate Release
October 07, 2013

Voting Starts for November Election

Marin residents may vote by mail or in person starting today

San Rafael, CA -- Voting for the Nov. 5 Uniform District Election is under way at the Marin County Elections Office.
Voters may apply for a vote-by-mail ballot or vote in person at the Elections Office in the Marin County Civic Center Administration Building, 3501 Civic Center, Suite 121, San Rafael. Office hours are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; on Election Day they will be 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. 
The Elections Office mailed ballots to more than 100,000 vote-by-mail voters on Monday, 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. 
An application form is also available at

A new smartphone-friendly website has been developed to help voters make their choices about political candidates and ballot measures. was developed by the Marin County Information Services and Technology (IST) Department team and made its debut Oct. 4.

For more information about voting in Marin County, 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