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    City of West Hollywood Reminds Community to Vote, Vote, VOTE!

    The City of West Hollywood is getting out the vote. As part of the city’s efforts to increase voter participation, the City reminds community members that each vote counts and your voice matters in the upcoming Presidential Primary Election.

    Key Dates for the March 5, 2024 Presidential Primary Election:

    • February 1: Vote by Mail begins & Drop Boxes Open
    • February 20: Last Day to Register to Vote & Receive a Vote by Mail Ballot
    • February 24: Same-Day Registration and 11-Day Vote Centers Open (City of West Hollywood Plummer Park Vote Center, located in Fiesta Hall, 7377 Santa Monica Boulevard)
    • March 2: 4-Day Vote Centers Open (City of West Hollywood West Hollywood Park Vote Center, located in the Aquatic and Recreation Center San Vicente/La Cienega Rooms)
    • March 5: Election Day

    The State of California allows for conditional day-of registration and allows that voter to cast a provisional ballot. Vote by Mail postal mail-in and ballot-drop-off voting for registered voters began on February 1, 2024. Many LA County Vote Centers will begin operating on February 24, 2024; there will be two City of West Hollywood Vote Centers (Plummer Park opens on February 24 and West Hollywood park opens on March 2).

    Vote Centers are open every day from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. during the pre-Election Day voting period. On Election Day, Tuesday, March 5, 2024, Vote Centers will be open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. For all LA County Vote Center locations and estimated wait times, visit https://locator.lavote.gov/locations/vc.

    The City of West Hollywood provides two free options for residents who need transportation assistance to vote in person at a Vote Center. Cityline makes regular stops at or within a short distance of voting locations. For a route and schedule, visit www.weho.org/cityline. Dial-a-Ride is a rideshare service for West Hollywood residents over 62 or who are living with a disability (of any age) available between 7:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday by reservation. Advance registration is required; to register, call toll-free (800) 447-2189.

    In addition to postal Vote by Mail and in-person voting at Vote Centers for the March 5, 2024 Presidential Primary Election, the City of West Hollywood has worked with LA County to establish three Ballot Drop Box locations in West Hollywood. These Ballot Drop Boxes are bright yellow and clearly marked. They feature safety and security features, such as 24-hour electronic monitoring. Locations are as follows:

    • West Hollywood City Hall, located at 8300 Santa Monica Boulevard

    (Ballot Drop Box located behind City Hall, off of N. Sweetzer Avenue)

    • West Hollywood Library, located at 625 N. San Vicente Boulevard

    (Ballot Drop Box located on the west side of the street, in front of the library)

    • Plummer Park, located at 7377 Santa Monica Boulevard

    (Ballot Drop Box located in front of the Plummer Park Community Center)

    The City of West Hollywood encourages every eligible voter to have a vote plan with the following tips:

    • Check your voter registration status or register to vote at www.lavote.gov/vrstatus or call (800) 815-2666;
    • Decide how you would like to vote: Fill in your ballot and drop off a ballot at a Ballot Drop Box or a Vote Center; or, Vote in-person at a Vote Center;
    • Educate yourself about the issues and then vote as soon as you receive your ballot;
    • Encourage your friends, family, and neighbors to vote or register to vote;
    • Assist those who need help with their mail-in ballot or offer to take a homebound senior to a Vote Center; and
    • Track your ballot. You can sign-up to receive personalized text messages, emails, and/or automated voice messages on your Vote-by-Mail ballot (whether sent by mail or dropped off at a Ballot Drop Box or Vote Center) by subscribing to Where’s My Ballot. This is a free service available to all registered voters that provides updated information about where your ballot is and when you can expect to receive it. Sign up to be notified of the status of your ballot at california.ballottrax.net/voter.

    City of West Hollywood voters receive complete ballot information by mail directly from the LA County Registrar-Recorder. More election information is available at www.weho.org/elections.

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