The Elections Division, as required by law, and under the direction of the Registrar of Voters conducts all Federal, State, County, school and special district elections in the County, as well as the general municipal elections for all 10 Ventura County cities. It administers voter registration and outreach programs; maintains the master voter file, master office and incumbent file, and master street index; processes Vote By Mail ballot requests and voted ballots; performs the layout and proofing of all sample ballot, official ballot, and voter information materials; establishes precinct boundaries and polling place locations; recruits and trains precinct workers; maintains, tests and distributes voting equipment to all polling places; tabulates all voted ballots; and conducts the official election canvass.
On April 8, 2021, the County of Ventura Elections Division approved the petition format for circulation in the recall of 2nd District County Supervisor Linda Parks. The proponents have 160 days to circulate the petition, which must be submitted in its entirety no later than September 14, 2021. A minimum of 11,067 qualified signatures (10% of registered voters in the 2nd Supervisorial District) are required. The recall process is detailed in the Secretary of State procedures guide for local officers.
City of Oxnard, District 2 Special Vacancy Election has been called for November 2, 2021