Nov. 8, 2022 General Election information

The ballot box located at Highland Way and Mountain Ave. across from Piedmont Community Church.

From the City of Piedmont:

In the November 8 election, Piedmont voters will elect representatives to fill three City Council seats and two seats on the Piedmont Board of Education. In addition to local elections, the November 8 ballot includes candidate elections for United States Senate, United States Representative, statewide elected offices, Assemblymember, County officials, special district offices, and seven statewide ballot measures.

Voter registration deadline October 24
The last day to register to vote for the November 8 election is Monday, October 24. Those who are already registered are encouraged to check their registration status before October 24 to confirm that their information is correct. Residents will need to re-register if they have moved, changed their name, or wish to change their political party preference.

Voter registration forms are available at the City Clerk’s Office at Piedmont City Hall and from the Registrar of Voters. You can also register to vote online at

Ways to vote
All registered voters will receive a vote-by-mail ballot for the November 8 election. Ballots will be mailed starting Monday, October 10. Voters can turn in their ballots by mail or at an official Registrar of Voters secure drop box.

Voting by mail
Ballots mailed through the post office must be postmarked by November 8.

Ballot drop boxes
Ballots can be turned in 24 hours a day at any of sixty-six official Registrar of Voters secure ballot drop boxes across Alameda County. In Piedmont, there is a ballot drop box located near the mailboxes at Highland Way and Mountain Avenue. The Registrar of Voters picks up ballots from the drop boxes every day. The last pickup will be 8 p.m. on Tuesday, November 8. Postage is not required for ballots submitted at the drop box.

Voting in person
Alameda County voters can vote in person at any of one hundred vote centers across the county. All vote centers will be open 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. from Saturday, November 5 through Monday, November 7. On election day, vote centers will be open 7 a.m. – 8 p.m. In Piedmont, the Veterans Memorial Building at 401 Highland Avenue will serve as a Vote Center.

Sample Ballot / Voter Information Pamphlet
The Registrar of Voters began mailing Sample Ballot / Voter Information Pamphlets to registered voters on Thursday, September 29. Any voter who did not receive a sample ballot should contact the Alameda County Registrar of Voters Office at (510) 272-6933.

General Information
For questions regarding voter registration, sample ballots, or voting locations, voters should contact the Alameda County Registrar of Voters Office at (510) 272-6933.

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