Voters encouraged to vote in November 8 General Election

November 8, 2022

NEWS RELEASE

Tuesday, November 8 is Election Day for Riverside County residents registered to vote in the general election.  Voters will be able to cast ballots at 146 vote centers.  To find a vote center near you, please go to the Registrar of Voters’ website at www.voteinfo.net or call (951) 486-7200.  Polls are open from 7 a.m. through 8 p.m. on Election Day.

You may also cast a ballot in the Registrar of Voters office on Election Day between the hours of 7 a.m. and 8 p.m.  The Registrar of Voters office is located at 2720 Gateway Drive in Riverside.

All ballots, including vote-by-mail ballots, must be received at the Registrar of Voters Office or any vote center within Riverside County no later than the close of polls on Election Day or be postmarked on or before Election Day and received no later than seven days after Election Day to be counted.

Out of 1,310,928 issued ballots, approximately 290,000 ballots have been cast.  Ballots turned in before Monday will be the first results released after the polls close Election Night.

Tentative schedule for ballot results on Election Night and beyond:

Polls close Tuesday at 8 p.m.

Approximately 8:15 p.m. vote-by-mail and early voting results will be released.

Approximately 9 p.m., mid-day ballot pick up results will be released.

Approximately 10 p.m., first vote center results will be released as workers continue transporting ballots from around the county to Riverside for counting.  This update will include vote center ballots arriving to the registrar’s office for tabulation prior to 9:30 p.m.

Hourly vote center results will be updated until 1 a.m.

After 1 a.m. updated vote center results will be released every 90 minutes.

Depending on voter turnout, vote center ballot counts will likely continue until 3 a.m. on Wednesday.  For election results, check www.voteinfo.net after the polls close and keep track of other Election Day information on Facebook.

Registrar of Voters Rebecca Spencer encourages every eligible voter to cast a ballot in the election.