Selection of Letters for the Local Ballot Measures to be Submitted to the Voters in the November 5, 2019, Consolidated Municipal Election

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

For Immediate Release

SAN FRANCISCO, Monday, August 5, 2019 – On Monday, August 12, at 11 a.m., the Department of Elections will select and assign a letter to identify each local measure that will appear on the ballot for the November 5, 2019, Consolidated Municipal Election.

The selection of letters will take place at the Department of Elections, City Hall, Room 48. To facilitate public observation without having to visit the Department’s office, the Department will stream the selection of letters and post a recording of the process on sfelections.org/observe.

The Department will select the letter designation for each measure by lottery. The selection of letters will occur in the order that measures appear on the ballot:  

  1. Bond measures
  2. Charter amendments
  3. Ordinances
  4. Declarations of policy

After the selection of letters, the Department will update the Qualified Local Measures page of sfelections.org and display the letter designation next to each local measure.  

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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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