County of Marin - News Releases - Greenbrae Election

For Immediate Release
March 22, 2017

Key Dates for Greenbrae’s May 2 Special Election

Increase of a special tax to be considered on vote-by-mail ballot

San Rafael, CA – Voters in Marin County Service Area #16 (Greenbrae) soon will receive a mailed information guide for a special vote-by-mail election related to landscape median expenses.

A copy of the voter information guide for the May 2, 2017, special election in Greenbrae.Voter information guides were being mailed March 23 for County Service Area #16's May 2 special election.
In an election that concludes May 2, registered Greenbrae residents will vote on Measure A to determine if the special tax for maintenance and improvements to landscaped medians should be increased. A mailed postage-paid envelope will include a ballot, and voters must remember to sign the envelope before mailing it back. It must be postmarked on or before Election Day, May 2.

Voters in CSA #16 should be aware of the following dates: 

  • March 23: Voter information guides will be mailed to all registered voters in the service area.
  • April 3: Vote-by-mail ballots will be mailed to all registered voters in the district. This is also the first day to vote in the Elections Department between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. in Suite 121 at the Civic Center, 3501 Civic Center Drive, San Rafael.
  • April 18: Starting on this day and until 8 p.m. on Election Day, eligible voters who are not registered may come to the Elections Department to register and vote.
  • April 25: The last day the Elections Department can mail a vote-by-mail ballot. After this day, voters intending to vote must get a ballot in person at the Elections Department.
  • May 2: There are no polling places for this election. Ballot return envelopes must be signed and postmarked on or before this day, or dropped at the Elections Department by 8 p.m.  Voting is available in the Elections Department from 7 a.m. until 8 p.m. on Election Day.

For more information, call 415-473-6456, or go to Follow the Elections Department on Facebook.


Lynda Roberts
Registrar of Voters
Elections Department

Marin Civic Center Administration Building
3501 Civic Center Drive
Suite 121
San Rafael, CA 94903
(415) 473-6401
Email: Lynda Roberts
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