Department of Elections

As SF ‘feels the Bern’ and touts #ImWithHer, turnout numbers strong

From the state senate to the Democratic presidential primary, it’s still anyone’s…

 

1,400 ballots incorrectly mailed to San Francisco voters right before election

More than 1,400 ballots of the wrong party affiliation were incorrectly mailed…

 

San Francisco could lead on open source voting

Nowhere in the United States is there an open source voting system.…

 

Voter signatures to qualify waterfront height measure on ballot await certification

San Francisco voters could soon become the official guardians of the allowable…

F.X. Crowley supporters abandon pursuit of District 7 recount

After flirting with the idea of demanding a recount for the District…

Labor group, F.X. Crowley supporters explore recount process in District 7 supervisorial race

Supporters of labor leader F.X. Crowley have set in motion a recount…

Yee has 33-vote edge over Crowley as District 7 tally continues

School board President Norman Yee has taken a 33-vote lead in the…

District 7 vote tally narrows to razor’s edge

The outcome of the District 7 supervisorial election is far from resolved,…

San Francisco seeks voter confidence with ‘fraud hotline’

Like 911 for emergencies and 311 for potholes, San Francisco now has…

Ferry Building sues to block 8 Washington development

The waterfront luxury condo development known as 8 Washington St. won City…

Man who threatened District Attorney George Gascón on Facebook pleads guilty

A 24-year-old man who has filed to run for supervisor in San…

San Francisco mayoral election results to be released sooner than before

San Franciscans may find out who their next mayor is sooner following…

San Francisco's trash measure makes political mess

Trash talk is intensifying over a proposed November ballot measure that would…

The City launches new Web tool to encourage voting

In an effort to get San Francisco’s vote out, The City’s Department…