Voter Registration and Elections
Office of the Registrar of Voters

News Release

​October 31, 2018

Contact: Voter Registration and Elections

Manual Tally Scheduled for November 7​

Public and media invited to observe precinct selection

Sacramento County Voter Registration and Elections (VRE) will select the voting precincts to be included in the one percent manual tally for the November 6, 2018 General Election in accordance with California Election Code. Voting precincts will be selected by Interim Registrar of Voters Donna Allred. 

This process validates the tabulation of ballots generated by the electronic voting equipment before certifying election results. 6 of the 593 voting precincts for the November 6, 2018 General Election will be selected. For each race not included in the one percent manual tally, an additional voting precinct with that contest will be tallied. The manual tally will begin immediately following the selection.
Members of the community interested in observing this process may contact Karen Startup at 916-875-6365 or email The selection will take place on Wednesday, November 7 at 10 a.m. at the Elections Office located at 7000 65th Street, Suite A, Sacramento, 95823.

For more information visit our website at, contact Voter Registration and Elections at 916-875-6451 or email