County of Marin - News Releases - Manual Tally for Election

For Immediate Release
March 05, 2018

Manual Tally Set for March 6 Election

Election for Kentfield residents should be certified by March 16, Registrar says

San Rafael, CA – The Marin County Elections Department will start the manual tally of the March 6 special vote-by-mail election within the Kentfield School District on March 12.

A closeup view of hands with pencils marking down tally numbers on a sheet of paper.Elections staff will randomly select ballots to be counted from the March 6 election.
Following California Elections Code §15360, Marin County’s Election Official will randomly select the ballots to be counted. The selection of ballots will take place at 1 p.m. Monday, March 12 in the Elections Department, located in Suite 121, Marin Civic Center, 3501 Civic Center Drive, San Rafael.

The manual tally of the ballots selected will begin immediately thereafter and is a public process.

Registrar of Voters Lynda Roberts anticipates certification of the election by March 16.

A complete description of the post-election canvass, including the manual tally process, is found at

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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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