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San Mateo County Assessor-Clerk-Recorder-Elections
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Official Election Site of San Mateo County

MARK CHURCH, Chief Elections Officer & Assessor-County Clerk-Recorder

May 3, 2011 Consolidated Local Special Election


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May 3 Election Day Voting Centers and City Hall Drop-off Locations


San Mateo Voting Center

San Mateo Elections Office
40 Tower Road
San Mateo, CA 94402

Election Day, May 3: 7 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Redwood City Voting Center
Redwood City Elections Office

555 County Center, 1st Floor
Redwood City, CA 94063

Election Day, May 3: 7 a.m. - 8 p.m.

City Halls (during their regular business hours)


May 3 Special Election


pdf Election Calendar


Candidates on the May 3 Ballot


pdf Roster of Candidates


Ballot Measure Information



pdf Random Alphabet for May 3, 2011 Special Election


The Candidate Guide


pdf Candidate's Guide


On December 14, 2010, the San Mateo County Board of Supervisors called a special all mail election to fill the vacancy on the Board of Supervisors in the 1st District that will be created when Supervisor Church assumes office as the newly elected Chief Elections Officer-Assessor - County Clerk - Recorder on Monday, Jan. 3, 2011 at noon.


  • Voters participating in the May 3, 2011 Board of Supervisors - Special Election will vote by mail unless they choose to vote in person at either of the Elections Offices or drop off their voted mail ballot at any City Hall in the county during regular business hours in the 29 days prior to the Election. Voters may also vote in person at one of the five (5) Voting Centers during the week before the election.

  • The candidate who receives the most votes will win.

  • The winner of this special election will become the next supervisor for the remainder of Supervisor Church's unexpired term of office which ends in January of 2013.




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Registration & Elections Division
40 Tower Road, San Mateo, CA 94402
Phone: (650) 312-5222
Fax: (650) 312-5348
Email: registrar@smcare.org


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Dial 711 For Telecommunications Relay Service
Phone: 1 (888) 762-8683
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Phone: 1 (888) 762-8683 or 1 (888) SMC-VOTE