OCT. 22 IS DEADLINE TO REGISTER TO VOTE FOR NOV. 6 ELECTION
PASADENA, Calif.—With the November 6, 2012 Presidential Election just a few weeks away, Pasadena City Clerk Mark Jomsky reminds the public that the deadline to register to vote for the next President of the United States is Monday, October 22, postmark accepted.
Voter registration in Los Angeles County is open to any county resident who is age 18 or over; or who will be 18 by the day of the election; and who is not currently in custody or on parole for a felony conviction.
Registrants may fill out a hard-copy form and return it to the County Elections Office, or may go online to the California Secretary of State’s webpage to complete and submit the voter registration form electronically, Jomsky said.
The Secretary of State’s voter registration webpage is www.sos.ca.gov/elections/register-to-vote. Registration forms are also available at most government buildings throughout Los Angeles County, including all Pasadena City offices, public libraries and community centers.
The City and the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) have partnered to provide voter registration assistance at the Villa-Parke Community Center, 363 E. Villa St., from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., and from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, October 16; and also at the Jackie Robinson Community Center, 1020 N. Fair Oaks Ave., from 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Wednesday, October 17.
For more information about this year’s elections, including the location of your polling place and options for casting your ballot, visit the Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder online at www.lavote.net.
For more information about Pasadena, go to www.cityofpasadena.net
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 15, 2012, #083-12
NEWS MEDIA CONTACT: William H. Boyer, Pasadena Public Information Officer, City Manager’s Office, (626) 744-4755, email@example.com