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Alameda County, CA,

November 15, 2011 – Oakland Special VBM Election


For a Summary of the Results by Jurisdiction, contact the Registrar of Voter at (510) 272-6933.


  • This is a special vote by mail election. No polling places will be utilized for this election
  • Ballots will be automatically mailed out to all eligible registered voters residing in the City of Oakland
  • No postage is necessary to return the ballot
  • October 17, 2011 - First day of mailing ballot to voters
  • October 31, 2011 - Last day to register to vote for this election
  • Voters must sign the back of the Vote by Mail return envelope. Failure to sign the back of envelope will invalidate your ballot.
  • Voted ballots must be received by the Registar of Voters Office no later than 8:00 p.m. on Election Day, November 15, 2011. Postmarks are not acceptable.

Voter Profile

Use your Voter Profile to:

  • Lookup your polling place
  • Download your sample ballot
  • Check the status of your vote by mail ballot
  • Change your preferred language
  • Opt out/Opt in to receive your sample ballot by mail
  • Lookup which districts you live in

Go to My Voter Profile

Who is Eligible?

Voters who reside in the City of Oakland are eligible to vote in this Special Vote by Mail Municipal Election.

Dates to Remember

Description Date
First day to mail Voter Information Guide/Sample Ballots Thursday,
October 17, 2011
Early Voting begins Monday,
May 7, 2012
Close of Voter Registration Period Monday,
October 31, 2011



List of Measures (PDF - 28kb) *

Composite Voter Information Guides

Audio Files

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