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

Sierra County’s Voter Information Guide and Sample Ballots are available in ADA compliant, accessible, audio-enabled formats. Accessible versions are available online 30 days before an election.

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/en/alt-versions/.

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