6 important election dates

Colusa County residents will head to the polls in less than a month and many voters will do so before then.

In fact, absentee or vote-by-mail ballots begin this week.

“Voters will start receiving their County Sample Ballot Book/Voter Pamplet this week as well as their Vote-by-mail ballots,” said Colusa County Clerk Recorder Rose Gallo-Vasquez.

Gallo-Vasquez provided six important dates to remember if you want to participate in the voting process.

Gallo-Vasquez commented voters can contact the Elections Office to confirm their voter registration: 1-877-458-0501.

Oct. 10 – Vote-by-mail ballots sent out

Oct. 11 – First day to request a vote-by-mail ballot

Oct. 24 – Last day to register to vote by mail for the General Election

Nov. 1 – Last day to request a vote-by-mail ballot

Nov. 7 – Drive up and Drop Off your ballot with an election staff member between the hours of 8:30 AM and 4:00 PM at the Colusa County Clerk’s Office, 546 Jay Street, in Colusa.

Nov. 8 – Election Day – Polls open at 7:00 AM and close at 8:00 PM. Drive up and Drop off also available during this time.

Lloyd Green Jr. is the Owner and Publisher of the Williams Pioneer Review. He is dedicated in publishing the news and informing the community of Colusa County. Lloyd has been with the publication since 2008, and purchased the business in 2010. Under his ownership the newspaper has grown significantly in subscriptions, publishes weekly, and obtained the title of Newspaper of General Circulation by the Superior Court of Colusa County in Sept. 2007. Lloyd is also the director of advertising, classified manager, legal notice clerk, and circulation manager. To contact Lloyd, email him at lloyd@colusacountynews.net or call (530) 458-4141 ext. 100.