What you need to know about Nov. 5 election

The Fresno BeeOctober 18, 2013 

Some voters in Fresno, Kings and Tulare counties have the opportunity to participate Nov. 5 in off-year general elections. The November races withe highest profile are in Visalia, where city council and school board seats are up for a vote.

It's also an election year for many special districts in the central San Joaquin Valley, but there only are a handful of contested races; most have uncontested candidates and, in some cases, no candidates.

Madera County doesn't have a general election in this cycle.

Important dates

Last day to register to vote: Monday

Last day to request a vote by mail ballot by mail: Oct. 29

Polls open: 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 5

Election offices

Fresno County
2221 Kern St., Fresno
Details: Fresno County elections website or (559) 600-VOTE (8683)

Tulare County
5951 S. Mooney Blvd., Visalia
Details: Tulare County elections website or (559) 624-7300

Kings County
1400 W. Lacey Blvd., Hanford
Details: Kings County elections website or (559) 582-3211, ext. 4401

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