November general election info

A look at the 2014 general-election schedule, and a guide to central San Joaquin Valley elections offices:

Key dates

Aug. 9: Last day for candidate filing

Oct 6: Vote-by-mail ballots and sample ballots mailed to voters

Oct. 20: Last day to register to vote

Oct. 28: Last day to request a vote-by-mail ballot by mail

Nov. 4: General Election Day

Election offices

Fresno County: 2221 Kern St., Fresno; details: webpage or (559) 600-VOTE (8683)

Tulare County: 5951 S. Mooney Blvd., Visalia; details: webpage or (559) 624-7300

Kings County: 1400 W. Lacey Blvd., Hanford; details: webpage or (559) 582-3211, ext. 4401

Madera County: 200 W. Fourth St., Madera; details: webpage or (559) 675-7720

Merced County: 2222 M St., Merced; details: webpage or (209) 385-7541

Mariposa County: 4982 10th St., Mariposa; details: webpage or (209) 966-2007