May 5, 2020 – Vote by Mail Special Election
Drawing for Manual Ballot Count
After each election, one percent of the ballots cast are pulled randomly and counted by hand to verify that the scanners correctly read the ballots (Election Code 15360).
On Wednesday May 6, the Contra Costa Elections Division will hold a public drawing to select the vote by mail batches that will be manually counted from the May 5, 2020 Special Election. The drawing will be held at 9:00 am at Elections Office at 555 Escobar St. in Martinez. For more information, call 925-335-7800.