West Hollywood Conducting Voter Registration Events in Coming Weeks

The  City of West Hollywood is conducting four voter registration pop-up events during the upcoming weeks to encourage community members to participate in the upcoming municipal election.  On March 5, voters in West Hollywood will elect candidates to fill three seats on the City Council and vote on two ballot measures.

The deadline to register to vote for the municipal election is Tuesday, Feb. 19.  Voter registration and election information pop-ups will take place on:

— Monday, Feb. 11 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Helen Albert Farmer’s Market, located in the Vista Lot on the north end of Plummer Park, located at 7377 Santa Monica Blvd.;

— Thursday, Feb. 14 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.  at West Hollywood City Hall, located at 8300 Santa Monica Boulevard (note, this location was changed to City Hall from the West Hollywood Library due to rain);

— Monday, Feb. 25 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Helen Albert Farmer’s Market, located in the Vista Lot on the north end of Plummer Park, located at 7377 Santa Monica Blvd; and

— Monday, March 4 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at West Hollywood City Hall, located at 8300 Santa Monica Blvd. at Sweetzer.

In addition to registering voters, staff members from the City Clerk’s division will provide voter education and informational materials from the Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder’s office.

Vote By Mail (VBM) voters can easily and securely drop off their VBM ballots at the West Hollywood Library, located at 625 N. San Vicente Blvd., through Monday, March 4 during regular library hours. The = County Registrar-Recorder has implemented VBM drop-off program locations in order to provide voters with easy, accessible, convenient and secure options to drop off their ballots. 

Voter registration forms may be obtained at West Hollywood City Hall during regular hours. The city’s elections page, www.weho.org/elections,  provides detailed election information and links to the Secretary of State’s voter registration page, the county Registrar-Recorder’s website  and links to find specific information about how to apply to vote by mail, a polling place locator, and sample ballots. Residents can also find their polling place by visiting www.lavote.net/locator.

For more information, call the City Clerk’s office at (323) 848-6409, visit the city’s elections page at www.weho.org/elections, or call the Secretary of State’s voter hotline toll-free at (800) 345-VOTE (8683). People who are deaf or hard of hearing should call TTY (323) 848-6496.