(Ventura) – Ventura County Clerk–Recorder, Registrar of Voters Mark A. Lunn announced plans to host a National Voter Registration Day event on September 26, 2017, to register voters and encourage participation in future elections.
Started in 2012 for the Presidential Election, National Voter Registration Day is designed to create an annual moment when the entire nation focuses on registering Americans to exercise the right to vote. The goal is to increase participation by encouraging people to register to vote and come to the polls next year.
The Ventura County Elections Division has partnered with libraries throughout Ventura County, Ventura Adult School, Ventura Community College, Moorpark Community College, and Cal State Channel Islands to engage new and existing voters.
The Ventura County Elections Division will be registering voters at the entrance to the Hall of Administration at the Government Center located at 800 South Victoria Avenue, Ventura on Tuesday, September 26, from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Voters can also register at the Elections Division located on the lower plaza of the Hall of Administration, Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Online voter registration is available in 10 languages: English, Spanish, Chinese, Hindi, Japanese, Khmer, Korean, Tagalog, Thai, and Vietnamese.
Individuals can register to vote in these languages by visiting http://registertovote.ca.gov.
Additional information regarding voter registration is available on the Elections Division website http://www.venturavote.org or by calling the Elections Division at (805) 654-2664.