The Department of Elections Releases Preliminary Results Report #5 and Ballot Processing Update for the June 7, 2022, Consolidated Statewide Direct Primary Election

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

For Immediate Release
SAN FRANCISCO, Thursday, June 9, 2022 – Today the San Francisco Department of Elections issued the fifth preliminary election results report of votes cast in the June 7, 2022, Consolidated Statewide Direct Primary Election.

Today’s report includes 13,862 votes from vote-by-mail ballots received on Election Day and processed since the previous preliminary results report that the Department issued on June 7.

The estimated total number of ballots to process is 87,000, which consists of approximately 83,000 vote-by-mail ballots, and 4,000 provisional and conditional voter registration ballots.

Yesterday, the Department received approximately 13,500 vote-by-mail ballots from the United States Postal Service (USPS) postmarked on or before Election Day and eligible for processing. Today, the Department received nearly 3,000 ballots from the USPS, of which approximately 900 had valid postmarks and will be counted. The Department will continue to process vote-by-mail ballots with valid postmarks and are received through Tuesday, June 14, from the USPS or a bona fide private mail delivery company.  

The Department will issue the next preliminary results report tomorrow, June 10, at 4 p.m., which will include votes from vote-by-mail ballots received on Election Day. 

All results reports are posted on the Department’s website: sfelections.org/results

When releasing results, the Department also will post summary results, as well as results according to precincts, neighborhoods, and Supervisorial districts, and in multiple formats.   

Department personnel will work until 10 p.m. tonight inside City Hall to process ballots.  The schedule for processing ballots on Friday, June 10, is from 8 a.m. until 10 p.m.

 

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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
sfelections.org

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