FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 2, 2009 CONTACT: Marcia Ventura (562) 462-2726 or Eileen Shea (562) 462-2648
VOTING IS UNDERWAY IN THE ALL VOTE BY MAIL
SOUTH PASADENA UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT SPECIAL PARCEL TAX ELECTION
Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk (RR/CC) Dean Logan reported that the mailing of official Vote by Mail ballots and sample ballot booklets for the June 16, 2009 South Pasadena Unified School District Special Parcel Tax Election began on Monday, May 18. This election is being conducted as a Vote by Mail election. All eligible registered voters in the district were mailed Official Vote by Mail ballots, Sample Ballot booklets and Vote by Mail Instructions.
To be eligible to vote in the Special Parcel Tax Election voters must be registered to vote within the South Pasadena Unified School District. The last day to
register to vote in this election was Monday, June 1, 2009. Registration status may be checked online at www.lavote.net by clicking the Voter Registration
Status button on the main page or by calling the RR/CC at (562) 466-1310 or (562) 466-1323.
Voters in the district, who have not received a Vote by Mail ballot, should call the RR/CC, Vote by Mail Unit, at (562) 466-1323. Voters can verify if they live
within the South Pasadena Unified School District on the RR/CC website www.lavote.net by clicking the Voter & Election Information tab, then clicking on
Locate My District link. Voters who misplace or damage their Official Vote by Mail ballot and/or Official Sample Ballot booklet may obtain a replacement by
contacting the RR/CC, Vote by Mail Unit, at (562) 466-1323 or in person at the RR/CC Headquarters, 12400 Imperial Hwy., Norwalk, CA 90650 prior to
Election Day. Voters may also access the sample ballot contents interactively on the RR/CC website www.lavote.net and clicking View Sample Ballot in the
Online Services box of the main page.
ELECTION DAY DROP-OFF LOCATION
The RR/CC has established an Election Day satellite drop-off location, conveniently located at South Pasadena City Hall – Council Chambers, 1414 Mission Street, South Pasadena, CA 91030. The satellite location is exclusively for voters wishing to drop off their voted ballots. The site, to be staffed by RR/CC personnel, will be in operation on Election Day only, from 7:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. on June 16, 2009. Note: this is not a voting location. RR/CC staff will be on hand to accept voted ballots only. A secured ballot box will be available to house the ballots dropped off by voters. After 8:00 p.m., RR/CC staff will secure the ballot box and deliver it with the voted ballot box to the RR/CC Headquarters.
All Vote by Mail ballots must be received by June 16, 2009, no later than 8:00 p.m., whether returning the ballot by mail or dropping it off at the satellite drop-off location.
Further details about these services and other valuable election information can be found on the RR/CC website at www.lavote.net.
Persons requiring multilingual assistance in Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Spanish, Tagalog/Filipino, or Vietnamese can call (800) 481-8683.
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