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Timeline For The San Diego Mayoral Race

Monday, Oct. 21 is the first day early voting will be available for the Nov. 19 mayoral election. It is also the first day to mail in ballots.

Special Feature Special Election

Early voting is available from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays at the Kearny Mesa office of the County Registrar of Voters, 5201 Ruffin Road, Suite I.

The special election was made necessary by the Aug. 30 resignation of Bob Filner.

Nov. 4 is the last day to register to vote.

On Nov. 8, mail ballots will be opened and prepared for computer tabulation.

Nov. 12 is the last day to apply for a mail ballot.

On Nov. 19, polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. for the Special Municipal Election. If no mayoral candidate receives a majority, 50 percent plus 1, of the votes a run-off election will be held between the top two vote- getters after the first of the year.

There are no propositions on the ballot.

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Avatar for user 'Mmikey'

Mmikey | October 21, 2013 at 7:28 a.m. ― 3 years, 5 months ago

any guesses on the time line before the voters get fed up with the new mayor?

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CaliforniaDefender | October 21, 2013 at 11:49 a.m. ― 3 years, 5 months ago

Let's just hope there isn't a runoff and we leave the Filner disaster in 2013.

Hopefully this time voters will be more attentive, careful, and thoughtful when selecting their mayor.

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