For Immediate ReleaseDecember 08, 2017
Candidates ramping up for June 2018 election
San Rafael, CA – Candidates for Marin County, judicial, state and federal offices on the June 5, 2018, Primary Election ballot may circulate signature-in-lieu petitions to offset their filing fees beginning Thursday, December 14.
Judicial candidates, who must also file a declaration of intention, have until February 7, 2018, to file both their declaration of intention and their signature-in-lieu petitions. Candidates for Marin County, state and federal offices have until February 7, 2018, to file their petitions.
The nomination period for all candidates is from February 12 to March 9.
The Candidate Guide, available from the Marin County Elections Department, has estimated signature in-lieu filing fees for each office as well as other information for candidates who plan to run for office in June. Signature-in-lieu petitions and the Candidate Guide are available at the Marin County Elections Office, Suite 121, 3501 Civic Center Drive in San Rafael. Hours are weekdays from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
For more information, call 415-473-6437 or check www.marinvotes.org. Follow the Elections Department on Facebook.
Lynda RobertsRegistrar of VotersElections Department
Marin Civic Center Administration Building3501 Civic Center DriveSuite 121San Rafael, CA 94903(415) 473-6401Email: Lynda RobertsElections website