Contra Costa County Board of Elections in Martinez California

Address and phone number for Contra Costa County Board of Elections, a Board Of Elections, at PO Box 271, Martinez CA.


Name
Contra Costa County Board of Elections
Address
PO Box 271, Martinez, California, 94553
Phone
925-335-7800
Fax
925-335-7843

About the Contra Costa County Board of Elections

The Contra Costa County Board of Elections, located in Martinez, CA, is a government office that oversees local elections in Martinez. The Board of Elections holds general elections, caucuses, primaries, and special elections, including elections for Martinez, Contra Costa County, California state, and federal offices. The Martinez Elections Department, also known as the Board of Registrars, manages poll locations, certifies election results, and promotes fair and legal elections.

You may contact the Board of Elections for questions about:
  • Martinez election results
  • Registering to vote in Martinez, CA
  • Election poll locations
  • Applying for an absentee ballot
  • Voter records
  • Learning about upcoming elections
  • Volunteering on election day
Martinez Elections Board Responsibilities
  1. Martinez Voter Registration
  2. Election Planning and Preparedness
  3. Election Day Activities in Contra Costa County
Martinez Voter Records

In Martinez, voter registration information, voter records, and election results are public records. The public can request these voter records through the Contra Costa County Board of Elections. These voter records also include information such as party affiliation and elections in which the voter participated. Contact the Board of Elections for more information on accessing Contra Costa County voter records.

Voter Registration

The Board of Elections oversees voter registration in Martinez, including maintaining a list of registered voters and checking the accuracy of voter registration information. While other offices, including the Department of Motor Vehicles, may accept voter registration forms, the Board of Elections processes and verifies these applications to ensure accurate voter registration.

Martinez Elections Planning & Polls

The Contra Costa County Board of Elections is charged with planning and carrying out elections. To prepare for elections, the Board of Elections maintains records on Contra Costa County voting districts and establishes polling locations within the district for early voting and in-person voting on election day. The Board of Elections also designs Martinez election ballots, checking the accuracy of candidates' names, the wording of referendums, and the clarity of ballot questions. This includes CA absentee or mail-in ballots. In addition, the Board of Elections trains Martinez poll workers and volunteers, maintains voting machines, and follows California state regulations and deadlines on voting.

Elections Day Activities in Contra Costa County, California

On Election Day, The Martinez Elections Board staffs polling places, provides ballots and voting machines, or picks up drop-off or mail-in ballots. The Board of Elections oversees vote counting and communicates with California state officials on issues or irregularities in voting. When polls close, the Board of Elections tallies the results and reports the outcome to state officials and the public.

Election Information

The Martinez Board of Elections provides information about upcoming elections, including candidates that qualify for the election, referendums and initiatives on the ballot, and volunteering opportunities. The Board also provides voter pamphlets and candidate position statements to inform voters.

Contact the Contra Costa County Board of Elections

You may contact the Contra Costa County Board of Elections by calling 925-335-7800, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Contra Costa County Board of Elections, PO Box 271, Martinez, California, 94553.


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