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Voting for All
a community forum on accessible
voting
NAVIGATING THE
VOTING PROCESS
Veda Florez
Communications Outreach
Coordinator
Marin County Elections Department
Welcome
 Be an Informed Voter
 Preparing to Vote
 Where to find information
 How to wade through the
sample ballot
 Rides to Polling Places
 Audio Tapes/Large Print
Ballots
 Your Voting Option – Voting
at the Polling Place
Voter’s Bill
of Rights
What’s on the
California
State
Ballot?
CA State Ballot Propositions
1 – Water Bond
2 – School District Reserves
45 – Healthcare Insurance Rate Change
46 – Drug & Alcohol Testing of Doctors
47 – Criminal Sentences-Misdemeanor
Penalties Initiatev Statute
48 – Indian Gaming Compacts Referendum
CA State Ballot Open Offices
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Governor
Lt. Governor
Secretary of State
Controller
Treasurer
Attorney General
Insurance Commissioner
 Superintendent of Public Insturction
 Board of Equalization
District 1, 2, 3, 4
Request an
AUDIO CD
from The California
Secretary of State
29-Days before the election
(800) 345-VOTE (8683)
Download your audio CD from
http://voterguide.sos.ca.gov/en/altversions/
You can also request a
What’s on the
Ballot in
Marin
County?
Marin County Ballot
Measures
A - County of Marin
B - Bolinas-Stinson Union School District Bond
C - Dixie School District Bond
D - Kentfield School District Bond
E - Ross School District
H - Sonoma County Junior College District Bond
I - Town of Corte Madera
J - Town of Fairfax
K - Town of Fairfax
L - City of Larkspur
M - Town of Ross
N - Town of San Anselmo
O- City of Sausalito
P - County of Marin Service Area No. 27
Q - Kentfield Fire District
R - Marin Healthcare District
S - Sleepy Hollow Fire Protection District
T - Strawberry Recreation District Bond
Marin County & Beyond
Open Offices
 U.S. Representative
 State Senate
 State Assembly
LOCAL RACES
 SAUSALITO CITY COUNCIL
 MARIN HOSPITAL BOARD
 MARIN MUNICIPAL WATER
DISTRICT
www.SmartVoter.org
and
www.VotersEdge.org
WHAT ARE MY VOTING OPTIONS
1
• IN-PERSON VOTING
2
• VOTE BY MAIL
HOW DO I FIND MY
POLLING PLACE
WWW.MARINVOTES.ORG
Path to the
Polling Places
are wheel chair
accessible
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Signage
Doorway
Pathways
Elevators
Restrooms
• Large Pens w/grips
• Magnifiers
• Automark - Sip/Puff
VOTING AT THE
POLLING PLACE
REQUEST AN
ALTERNATIVE
POLLING PLACE
CURBSIDE
VOTING
USE THE
ACCESSIBLE
VOTING
MACHINES
Transportation to your Polling
Place
Paratransit of Marin County
(Marin Access)
Paul Branson – 415.266.0855
Riders must first qualify for ridership
Permanent or Temporary Status
Service Animals acceptable
Meet ADA requirements
Whistle Stop
Marin Catch-a-Ride
Volunteer Drivers Reimbursement
Program
QUESTIONS?
APPENDIX
 http://goldengatetransit.org/accessibility/documents/ptridersguide.pdf
 http://votersedge.org/my-ballot?jurisdictions=28.1.28-upper-ca&city=Novato&state=CA#.VCpNmSldWHs
 http://voterguide.sos.ca.gov/en/alt-versions/large-print/
 http://www.sos.ca.gov/elections/elections_dis.htm
 http://www.marincounty.org/depts/rv/faqs#voterswithspecialneeds

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