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Poll Workers Needed | Stock Image
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Imperial County Needs Poll Workers for Primary Election

IMPERIAL COUNTY — As the March 3 primary election nears, the Imperial County Elections Office is seeking poll workers. Community participation is key to staffing the 55 precinct boards for the election.

Poll workers who work at a polling place receive a stipend of $100 for Election Day and $15 for attending training.

To be a poll worker, the following criteria must be met:

  • Be a registered voter in the State of California or lawfully admitted for permanent residence in the United States, as specified, and who is otherwise eligible to register to vote, except for their lack of United States citizenship.
  • Be able to follow written and verbal instruction.
  • Be available to serve Election Day (March 3) from approximately 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. or until all of the closing procedures have been completed.
  • Must be available to attend a mandatory training class.

Prospective poll workers, with an interest in serving their community, can contact the Election Office at (442) 265-1060.  The Registrar of Voters office is located at 940 Main St., Rm. 206, El Centro.  The Elections website is www.co.imperial.ca.us/

This story is featured in the Jan 23, 2020 e-Edition.

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