County SealSanta Cruz County Election Department

November 4, 2014 California General Election

Key Dates

County Sample Ballot Booklets Mailing to Begin: First Part of October

State Voter Information Guide Mailing to Begin: September/October

First day ballots mailed to military/overseas voters: Friday, September 5, 2014

First day to mail vote-by-mail ballots: Monday, October 6, 2014

Voting in person in Santa Cruz or Watsonville: October 6 to November 4

Last Day to Register to Vote: Monday, October 20, 2014

Last Day to request a ballot to be mailed to you: Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Weekend Voting in Santa Cruz and Watsonville: November 1 & 2, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Election Day - Polls and Elections Office open 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Canvass/audit of election begins: Wednesday, November 5, 2014, 8 a.m.

Deadline to certify election: Tuesday, December 2, 2014, 5 p.m.