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The City of West Covina continues to monitor the public health situation associated with COVID-19 and is taking necessary precautions due to the heighten concerns over the spread of COVID-19.  

As the health and safety of our residents is of paramount importance, the City of West Covina has closed City Hall to the public and suspended all City-sponsored events until further notice.  In addition, City facilities have been temporary closed.  Please note the City will continue to operate.  For more information please visit the City’s webpage: Coronavirus (COVID-19)

 

Election, Voter and Initiative Information

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 March 3, 2020 Voting information

Voting Solutions for All People - Los Angeles County is providing voters with a new experience this year in their            efforts to provide a viable and convenient voting solution and experience for all its voters.  Information on the new      voter experience can be found here, at  the Los Angeles County's website at https://www.lavote.net, or by calling        1-800-815-2666.

Voters in Los Angeles County now have 11 consecutive days to vote in-person at ANY vote center in the County.

Voting Centers will be open for the March 3rd, 2020 Primary election on February 22 until 8 PM on the 3rd of March.

In-Person Early Voting is available at the Los Angeles County Headquarters in Norwalk, CA beginning on Monday, February 3rd.

  

 VOTING LOCATIONS WITHIN WEST COVINA

 The following locations have been chosen by Los Angeles County as the Voting Centers for the March 3, 2020   Primaries.  This list can also be found at https://locator.lavote.net/locations-list/vc?id=4085

Cameron Park Community Center 1305 E Cameron Ave
91790             
Location: Multi-Purpose Room Hours:February 29 - March 2: 8AM - 5PM March 3: 7AM - 8PM
           
Carpet District 533 N Azusa Ave
91791  
Location: Showroom Hours:February 29 - March 2: 8AM - 5PM March 3: 7AM - 8PM
           
Cortez Park Comm & Senior Center 2501 E Cortez St
91791  
Location: North Wing Hours:February 29 - March 2: 8AM - 5PM March 3: 7AM - 8PM
           
Merced Elementary School 1545 E Merced Ave
91791  
Location: Cafeteria Hours:February 29 - March 2: 8AM - 5PM March 3: 7AM - 8PM
           
Monte Vista Elementary School 1615 Eldred Ave
91790  
Location: Multi-Purpose Room Hours:February 29 - March 2: 8AM - 5PM March 3: 7AM - 8PM
           
Mt Calvary Faith Lutheran Church 2110 W Francisquito Ave
91790  
Location: Fellowship Hall Hours:February 29 - March 2: 8AM - 5PM March 3: 7AM - 8PM
           
Olive Tree Terrace Senior Apartments 721 N Azusa Ave
91791  
Location: Recreation Room/Community Room Hours:February 29 - March 2: 8AM - 5PM March 3: 7AM - 8PM
           
Orangewood Elementary School 1440 S Orange Ave
91790  
Location: Cafeteria Hours:February 29 - March 2: 8AM - 5PM March 3: 7AM - 8PM
           
Plaza West Covina 112 Plaza Dr
91790  
Location: Space 492 Hours:February 22 - March 2: 8AM - 5PM March 3: 7AM - 8PM
           
Rowland Avenue Elementary School 1355 E Rowland Ave
91790  
Location: Cafeteria Hours:February 29 - March 2: 8AM - 5PM March 3: 7AM - 8PM
           
San Jose Edison Charter Academy 2021 W Alwood St
91790  
Location: Multi-Purpose Room Hours:February 29 - March 2: 8AM - 5PM March 3: 7AM - 8PM
           
Traweek Middle School 1941 E Rowland Ave
91791  
Location: Auditorium Hours:February 29 - March 2: 8AM - 5PM March 3: 7AM - 8PM
           
Vine Elementary School 1901 E Vine Ave
91791  
Location: Cafetorium Hours:February 29 - March 2: 8AM - 5PM March 3: 7AM - 8PM
           
West Covina City Hall 1444 W Garvey Ave S
91790  
Location: Community Room Hours:February 29 - March 2: 8AM - 5PM March 3: 7AM - 8PM
           
West Covina Library 1601 W West Covina Pkwy
91790  
Location: Meeting Room Hours:February 29 - March 2: 8AM - 5PM March 3: 7AM - 8PM
           
West Covina Unified School Dist 1717 W Merced Ave
91790  
Location: Education Resource Center Hours:February 29 - March 2: 8AM - 5PM March 3: 7AM - 8PM
           
Workman Avenue Elementary School 1941 E Workman Ave               91791  
Location: Cafeteria Hours:February 29 - March 2: 8AM - 5PM March 3: 7AM - 8PM

 


 

 March 3, 2020 Special Municipal Election Ballot Measure

 "Proposed Transactions (Sales) and Use Tax"

Ballot Measure Question:
 "Shall the ordinance establishing a three-quarter (0.75%) local sales tax (transaction and use tax) that will raise   approximately $9.7 million annually for the City's General Fund until ended by voters and establishing an Oversight   Committee, be adopted?"

Ballot Measure Documents:

Argument in Favor

Argument in Opposition

Rebuttal to Argument in Favor

Rebuttal to Argument Against

City Attorney's Impartial Analysis

Notice to Voters of Date After Which No Arguments For or Against a City Measure May Be Submitted to the City   Clerk  (Passed by Resolution 2019-97 on 12/03/2019)

Resolution No. 2019-94

Resolution No. 2019-95

Resolution No. 2019-96

Resolution No. 2019-97

Call to the City Council for a Special Election on March 3, 2020 - December 03, 2020

Request to County to Verify Signatures (October 9, 2019)

Letter of Sufficiency (October 28, 2019)

Filing of Notice of Intent to Circulate Petition/Proposed Ordinance (July 11, 2019)

Ballot Title & Summary as Prepared by City Attorney (July 18, 2019)

Filing by Proponent Proof of Publication and Posting Affidavit (July 23, 2019) 

 

 

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Help your community serving as a Pollworker. Call (800) 815-2666, option 7, or log on to http://www.lavote.net/


West Covina General Municipal Elections are consolidated with the County of Los Angeles. Elections are held on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November of even-numbered years starting in 2018.

(Note: Previously, City of West Covina elections were held in odd-numbered years.)

POLITICAL SIGN POLICY - Ordinance No. 2332 (Adopted March 6, 2018)

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November 6. 2018 Certified Election Results are in.

For Certification, click here.

For results, click here


How and Where to Register

You may register to vote by completing a registration-by-mail form. In West Covina these forms are available at: 

  • West Covina City Clerk's Office
  • West Covina Library
  • West Covina Post Office

Voter information and/or registration forms can be obtained at the Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk (RR/CC) Norwalk headquarters and all RR/CC district offices. The Registrar Recorder/County Clerk general information telephone numbers are (562) 466-1310 or (800) 481-VOTE (8683), or at http://www.lavote.net/

You may register to vote if your are a citizen of the United States and you will be at least 18 years of age at the time of the next election. You must register at least 15 days before an election to be eligible to vote in that election. 

Where Do I Vote?

Use the following link to locate your polling place:
Los Angeles County Registrar Recorder

Re-registration

You must re-register to vote if you have moved, changed your name or wish to change your political party affiliation. The deadline to re-register is 15 days prior to the next election. 

Voting Language Preferences

Los Angeles County is currently required to provide the following language assistance to voters in addition to English: Chinese, Hindi, Japanese, Khmer, Korean, Spanish, Tagalog/Filipino, Thai and Vietnamese.  For more information on the County Multilingual Services Program click here. Bilingual Assistance Hotline:  1-800-481-8683

Absentee Voting

Official Sample Ballot booklets include a printed absentee voter application on the back cover page. 
  • Voters who wish to vote by absentee ballot must submit a written request for a ballot no later than 7 days prior to election day. If you will be unable to vote in person on election day, promptly complete and sign the application for an absentee ballot and return it to: 

    REGISTRAR-RECORDER/COUNTY CLERK
    P.O. BOX 30450
    LOS ANGELES, CA 90030-0450

  • A letter request is acceptable if it identifies the election for which a ballot is being requested, contains the voter's name and signature, registered address and the address to which the ballot should be mailed.

  • The signature of each person asking for an absentee ballot is required in order to verify the legitimacy of the application.
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