There are 17 drop boxes across Oakland, and 66 across Alameda County. You can use any of them. Don’t forget to sign your envelope first!
Worried about voter intimidation, lost mail, language barriers, COVID-19, or long lines? We looked into it for you, and spell out your rights.
Wealthy individuals, business groups, and unions have poured over $2 million into local races to influence voters.
Wondering about this year’s school bond measure? Watch our video explainer and get up to speed.
The measure is one of four on the Oakland ballot this year. We produced an explainer video to give you the vital details.
This Oakland ballot measure would allow the city to set higher fines for code violations like illegal dumping. Watch our explainer video to learn more.
This local ballot initiative would fund a new staff position for the commission, among other changes. Our video explainer provides the details.
Con la jubilación del concejal Larry Reid, cinco candidatos esperan convertirse en el próximo representante.
Ferran, who used to work for Parker, says the City Attorney’s Office is unfocused and has made big mistakes. Parker says she’s far more experienced and capable of managing the city’s team of lawyers.
Voter registration efforts have focused on East and West Oakland, where voter turnout has been lowest.