Consolidated Municipal, School and Special District Election Results Available Online as Ballots Are Counted on Election Night
Public can receive email alerts as new results are posted

Archive Press Release

Contact: Mark Church, Chief Elections Officer & Assessor-County Clerk-Recorder
Alternate: Jim Irizarry, Assistant Chief Elections Officer & Assessor-County Clerk-Recorder

(Redwood City, CA) San Mateo County will begin posting election results for the November 7, 2017 Consolidated Municipal, School and Special District Election on the Registration & Elections Division website www.shapethefuture.org, starting at 8:05 p.m. on Election Night.

“It is essential to provide timely reporting of election results to candidates, proponents and opponents of propositions and measures, registered voters and to the public on election night,” said Mark Church, Chief Elections Officer & Assessor-County Clerk-Recorder. “I urge all stakeholders to make note of the results release schedules and to utilize the convenient website tools and applications that are available for tracking updates online,” he added.

The election results release schedule for election night is as follows:

  • 8:05 p.m. – Vote by Mail and Mail Ballot Precincts Ballots (Partial results)
  • 9:00 p.m. – Voting Center Ballots (All electronic voting results)
  • 9:30 p.m. and each half-hour until complete – Live Precinct Ballots (All electronic voting results)

The post-election results release schedule is as follows:

  • Thursday, November 9 at 4:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday, November 14 at 4:30 p.m.
  • Friday, November 17 at 4:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, November 22 at 4:30 p.m. (if necessary)

Election results are available in PDF and HTML format on the Registration & Elections Division website, at the “Get Election Results” link.

The Registration & Elections Division will send e-mail alerts to interested members of the public as new results are posted online. Requests can be made online at www.shapethefuture.org. Please click the link “Sign Up to Receive Election Night Result Notices by Email” under “November 7, 2017 Consolidated Municipal, School and Special District Election” or call 650.312.5222.

For more information on the November 7, 2017 Consolidated Municipal, School and Special District Election, please call 650.312.5222, visit www.shapethefuture.org or follow @smcvote on Twitter.


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