Election Results Certified
Results Certified for the June 23, 2020 County Service Area No. 1 Special Mail Ballot Election

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

(Redwood City, CA) Today, Mark Church, Chief Elections Officer & Assessor-County Clerk-Recorder for the County of San Mateo, officially certified the election results for the June 23, 2020 County Service Area No. 1 Special Mail Ballot Election.

Only one measure appeared on the ballot for the special election, a parcel tax measure for extended police and fire protection services that passed with the required 2/3s majority needed, with 1,053 (80.14%) votes in favor. Of the 2,979 eligible voters, 1,316 (44.18%) voted in the election. Nearly all the ballots cast in this election were Vote by Mail ballots 1,311 (99.62%).

Election certification occurs after the canvassing of an election, including a manual post-election audit of the ballots cast in the election to confirm the accuracy of the results. The one percent manual tally and a pilot risk-limiting audit were performed on Tuesday, July 7, and were open for public attendance.

The Official Election Results are found in the Statement of the Vote and posted on the San Mateo County Registration & Elections Division website at www.smcacre.org.

The Statement of the Vote provides a complete breakdown of the election results, with vote totals shown by precinct and jurisdiction. Anyone may review, download, or print a complete copy of the election results at www.smcacre.org.

For more information, call 650.312.5222, visit www.smcacre.org or follow us on Twitter and Instagram @smcvote.