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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

April 26, 2013

 

Contact: Mark Church, Chief Elections Officer & Assessor-County Clerk-Recorder

Phone: 650.363.4988 Fax: 650.363.1903 E-mail: mchurch@smcare.org

 

Alternate: David Tom, Deputy Assessor-County Clerk-Recorder
Phone: 650.312.5222 Fax: 650.312.5348 E-mail: dtom@smcare.org

 

San Mateo County's Election Night Reporting;

Public Welcome to Watch as

Vote by Mail Ballots are Opened and Processed

 

 

(Redwood City, CA)Election night returns for the May 7, 2013 La Honda-Pescadero Unified School District and Portola Valley Elementary School District Special All-Mail Ballot Elections will be publicly reported at 8:05 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. on the official website of the Registration & Elections Division at 40 Tower Road in San Mateo, at www.shapethefuture.org

 

Anyone may sign up to receive e-mail alerts with a link to the results page whenever new results are posted online. The deadline for requests is May 6 at 5:00 p.m. Go to www.shapethefuture.org and click on the link to the May 7, 2013 La Honda-Pescadero Unified School District and Portola Valley Elementary School District Special All-Mail Ballot Elections under “Upcoming Elections” to access the online request form, or call (650) 312-5222. 

 

Election night returns will be posted on the Elections Office website in two convenient formats, at the “Get Election Results” link:

 

  • Printable PDF format reports are available if a paper record of the results at each reporting interval is desired. 

  • HTML format reports which are designed for fast, convenient, at-a-glance reviewing and scrolling of results.

On Monday, April 29 authorized staff of the Registration & Elections Division will begin opening and processing returned Vote by Mail ballots, and will continue daily until all signature-verified Vote by Mail ballots are processed.  The public is invited to observe.

 

Persons interested in observing a specific process should make prior arrangements by contacting Meaghan Hassel Shearer, Elections Supervisor, by phone at (650) 312-5293 or by e-mail to mhasselshearer@smcare.org. For driving directions or information about the May 7, 2013 La Honda-Pescadero Unified School District and Portola Valley Elementary School District Special All-Mail Ballot Elections, visit the official website at www.shapethefuture.org or call 650.312.5222.