|NEWS RELEASE||SANTA CRUZ COUNTY ELECTIONS
701 OCEAN ST., ROOM 210
SANTA CRUZ, CA 95060
831-454-2060 / FAX: 831-454-2445
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 18, 2002
Contact: Gail L. Pellerin, Elections Manager
A cassette recording of the March 5, 2002 California State Voter Information Guide is now available from the Santa Cruz County Elections Department for voters who are visually impaired.
There are tapes featuring information on State Propositions 40 through 45. The following information is provided for each of the measures: the official title and summary, the impartial analysis prepared by the Legislative Analyst, the arguments for and against the measures, and the rebuttals to these arguments. Also provided is an overview of the state’s bond debt, descriptions of statewide offices and statewide office candidate statements.
Voters may either borrow the two tapes from the Elections Department, or an additional set can be ordered from the Secretary of State's Office for the voter to keep. Voters may either call the Elections Department at 831-454-2060 to order a tape or call or write the Secretary of State, Elections Division, 1500 11th Street, 5th Floor, Sacramento, CA 95814, telephone 916-657-2166.
The tapes are playable on any commercially available tape recorder, as well as on the special Talking Book recorders. The tapes are beep-tone indexed for easy access to information. For more information, voters may contact the Santa Cruz County Elections Department at 454-2060 or visit our website atwww.votescount.com
For more information, please call the Santa Cruz County Elections Department at 831-454-2060, visit our office at 701 Ocean St., Room 210 in Santa Cruz, or check out our website at www.votescount.com.