Department of Elections Begins Mailing the Voter Information Pamphlet and Sample Ballot for the June 5 Election

Department of Elections
City and County of San Francisco
John Arntz, Director

For Immediate Release
SAN FRANCISCO, Wednesday, May 2, 2018 –The Department of Elections has begun mailing the Voter Information Pamphlet and Sample Ballot to registered voters for the June 5, 2018, Consolidated Statewide Direct Primary Election.

In addition to a Sample Ballot, the pamphlet includes information about candidates and measures, voting options, election dates and deadlines, each voter’s polling place address, and other important election resources.

Voters may also access the pamphlet online in PDF, HTML, XML, or MP3 format by clicking “I want to…Read my Voter Pamphlet” on the homepage of  Voters who prefer to read the pamphlet online may request to stop mail delivery for future elections at

All voters will receive a pamphlet in English. Those who have requested election materials in Chinese, Spanish, or Filipino will also receive a copy in their preferred language. Voters may request translated election materials at the time of registering or any time thereafter at or by calling (415) 554-4375. 

The Department of Elections also offers the pamphlet in accessible formats, including large print and audio on USB flash drive, cassette, or compact disc (CD). Voters may request one of these formats by calling (415) 554-4375, TTY (415) 554-4386, or emailing

In addition to the local pamphlet, voters will also receive al Voter Information Guide from the California Secretary of State.

The Department of Elections encourages voters to prepare for voting the official ballot by reviewing all official local and state election material carefully and marking their choices on their sample ballot.   


Department of Elections
City and County of San Francisco
1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place
City Hall, Room 48
San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 554-4375


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