ACCESSIBILITY AND VOTING ASSISTANCE

It is your right to vote privately and independently. Please contact the Sierra County Clerk-Recorder’s Office at 530-289-3295 with any questions about accessible voting.

ELECTION MATERIAL IN ACCESSIBLE FORMATS

Accessible versions of Sierra County's Voter Information Guides and Sample Ballots will be available starting 30 days prior to an election at http://www.sierracounty.ca.gov/216/Upcoming-Elections.

The California Secretary of State mails one Voter Information Guide to every household with a registered voter. This guide covers all propositions and candidate statements for statewide elections. To request this guide in an accessible format, please visit http://voterguide.sos.ca.gov/.

MARK YOUR BALLOT FROM HOME!

A remote accessible system to mark an electronic vote by mail ballot independently at home will be available prior to an election at http://www.sierracounty.ca.gov/216/Upcoming-Elections.

LANGUAGE ACCESSIBILITY

Sierra County's Voter Information Guides and Sample Ballots will be available in Spanish starting 30 days prior to an election at http://www.sierracounty.ca.gov/216/Upcoming-Elections. Voters may request a Spanish facsimile ballot by contacting the Sierra County Clerk's Office by phone at 530-289-3295 or by email at clerk-recorder@sierracounty.ca.gov.

ACCESSIBLE VOTING MACHINE

The Sierra County Clerk’s Office is equipped with a touch screen voting system that gives voters the ability to cast a ballot without assistance. This voting option includes an audio component that allows the voter to listen to the ballot and select their choices using the touch screen or the keypad provided. Step-by-step guide to using the voting equipment in Sierra County

ACCESSIBLE VOTING LOCATION IN SIERRA COUNTY

Sierra County Clerk-Recorder’s Office
100 Courthouse Square, Rm 11
Downieville, CA 95936

RESOURCES

Disability Rights of California Voting Publications

California Secretary of State: Publications and Resources

U.S. Department of Justice: Disability Rights