Notice: Department of Elections Will Canvass the Ballots for the Retiree Health Care Trust Fund Board Election on May 29, 2019

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

SAN FRANCISCO, Wednesday, May 22, 2019 — On Wednesday, May 29, the Department of Elections will conduct the canvass of ballots cast in the Retiree Health Care Trust Fund Board (RHCTFB) election.

The canvass will take place at 8:30 a.m. in City Hall, Room 59.

The Department of Elections Announces That San Francisco Voters will Begin Using the New Voting System in the November 5, 2019 Election

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

For Immediate Release
SAN FRANCISCO, Monday, March 18, 2019 – Last week, the City approved a lease agreement between the Department of Elections and Dominion Voting Systems for the use of Dominion’s voting system, Democracy Suite, to conduct elections in San Francisco. The Department of Elections will conduct the City’s November 5, 2019, Consolidated Municipal Election using the new system.

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Notice: Department of Elections Will Canvass SoMa West Community Benefit District Ballots on February 5, 2019

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

SAN FRANCISCO, Friday, February 1, 2019 — On Tuesday, February 5, the Department of Elections will conduct the canvass of ballots cast in the special election to establish a SoMa West Community Benefit District (CBD).

The canvass will take place immediately after a final hearing before the Board of Supervisors, scheduled at 3 p.m. in City Hall, Room 250. Elections staff will be available outside Room 250 to provide assistance for voters starting at 2 p.m.

Preliminary Election Results: Report #18 and Ballot Processing Update

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

For Immediate Release

SAN FRANCISCO, Monday, November 26, 2018 – Today the San Francisco Department of Elections issued the 18th preliminary election results report of votes cast for the November 6, 2018, Consolidated General Election. 

Today’s preliminary report includes results from the remaining ballots for this election to process.  Today’s report includes approximately 57 vote-by-mail ballots and 330 provisional ballots.

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Preliminary Election Results: Report #17 and Ballot Processing Update

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

For Immediate Release

SAN FRANCISCO, Tuesday, November 20, 2018 – Today the San Francisco Department of Elections issued the 17th preliminary election results report of votes cast for the November 6, 2018, Consolidated General Election. 

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Preliminary Election Results: Report #16 and Ballot Processing Update.

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

For Immediate Release

SAN FRANCISCO, Monday, November 19, 2018 – Today the San Francisco Department of Elections issued the 16th preliminary election results report of votes cast for the November 6, 2018, Consolidated General Election. 

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Preliminary Election Results: Report #15 and Ballot Processing Update

Reporting Schedule: Next Results report will be issued Monday, November 19.
Correction: One percent manual tally begins Monday, November 19.

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

For Immediate Release

SAN FRANCISCO, Saturday, November 17, 2018 – Today the San Francisco Department of Elections issued the 15th preliminary election results report of votes cast for the November 6, 2018, Consolidated General Election. 

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Random Selection of One Percent of the Precincts for Manual Tally

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

For Immediate Release

SAN FRANCISCO, Saturday, November 17, 2018 – Today the San Francisco Department of Elections randomly selected one percent of the precincts used in the November 6, 2018, Consolidated General Election, to conduct a manual count of ballot cards to compare against results from the voting equipment as part of the Official Canvass.

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San Francisco Department of Elections: Election Results Report #14 and Ballot Processing Update

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

For Immediate Release

SAN FRANCISCO, Friday, November 16, 2018 – Today the San Francisco Department of Elections issued the 14th preliminary election results report of votes cast for the November 6, 2018, Consolidated General Election. 

Today’s report includes results from approximately 8,000 ballots.  The Department must still process approximately 9,000 vote-by-mail and provisional ballots.

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