City to Host Four Voter Registration and Election Information Pop-Ups in Advance of the March 5 General Municipal Election
As part of the City of West Hollywood’s continuous efforts to increase voter participation, the City is conducting four voter registration pop-up events during the upcoming weeks to encourage community members to participate in the upcoming General Municipal Election, in which voters in the City of West Hollywood will elect candidates to fill three seats on the West Hollywood City Council and vote on two ballot measures.
The deadline to register to vote for the General Municipal Election is Tuesday, February 19, 2019; the election will take place on Tuesday, March 5, 2019. Voter Registration and Election Information Pop-Ups will take place on:
- Monday, February 11, 2019 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Helen Albert Farmer’s Market, located in the Vista Lot on the north end of Plummer Park, located at 7377 Santa Monica Boulevard;
- Thursday, February 14, 2019 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Main Lobby of City Hall, located at 8300 Santa Monica Boulevard; Note: The location for this event has been changed from the West Hollywood Library to the Main Lobby of City Hall due to weather.
- Monday, February 25, 2019 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Helen Albert Farmer’s Market, located in the Vista Lot on the north end of Plummer Park, located at 7377 Santa Monica Boulevard; and
- Monday, March 4, 2019 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at West Hollywood City Hall, located at 8300 Santa Monica Boulevard.
In addition to registering voters, City of West Hollywood staff members from the City Clerk’s Division will provide voter education and informational materials from the Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder’s office.
Vote By Mail (VBM) voters can easily and securely drop off their General Municipal Election VBM ballots at the West Hollywood Library, located at 625 N. San Vicente Boulevard, through Monday, March 4, 2019, during regular library hours. The Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder has implemented VBM Drop-Off Program locations in order to provide voters with easy, accessible, convenient, and secure options to drop off their ballots.
Voter registration forms may be obtained at West Hollywood City Hall during regular hours. The City’s elections page, www.weho.org/elections, provides detailed election information and links to the California Secretary of State’s Voter Registration page, the Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder’s website, and links to find specific information about how to apply to vote by mail, a polling place locator, and sample ballots. Residents can also find their polling place by visiting www.lavote.net/locator.For more information, please call the City of West Hollywood’s City Clerk’s Office at (323) 848-6409, visit the City’s Elections page at www.weho.org/elections, or call the California Secretary of State’s Voter Hotline toll-free at (800) 345-VOTE (8683). For people who are Deaf or hard of hearing, please call TTY (323) 848-6496. For up-to-date news and events, follow the City of West Hollywood on social media @WeHoCity and sign up for news updates at www.weho.org/email.