The Siskiyou County Elections website provides information to Siskiyou County residents regarding the election process, this page addresses topics of interest that do not fit on the other Election pages.
Miscellaneous Election Information
Information on your voter registration affidavit will be used by
elections officials to send you official information on the voting
process, such as the location of your polling place and the issues and
candidates that will appear on the ballot. Commercial use of voter
registration information is prohibited by law and is a
Certain voters facing life-threatening situations may qualify for confidential voter status. For more information, please contact the Secretary of State's Safe At Home program or visit the Secretary of State's website.
When you register to vote, you can choose to register with a political party or choose not to be registered with a political party. If you choose not to register with a political party, you are referred to as a "No Party Preference (NPP) voter". As of December 2011, there are seven qualified political parties in the State of California: Democratic Party, Republican Party, American Independent Party, Libertarian Party, Green Party, Peace and Freedom Party and Americans Elect Party.
Under specific conditions, Siskiyou County voter registration information is available for purchase. You are required to complete a written application and submit it to the Siskiyou County Clerk/Registrar of Voters Office, along with a photocopy of valid photo identification and the fee. The file will be provided on CD in txt format, which can be converted to Excel format. Included on the CD is a list of precincts, file format and code tables. The CD consists of active voters, their addresses, political party affiliation, precinct information and vote history. Typical turnaround time for the CD is one to two weeks. Fee: $16.00
The County Clerk/Registrar of Voters Office has no legal authority nor training to conduct
fraud investigations into alleged election/ candidate/voter fraud.
However, the Registrar of Voters Office will provide a complainant with the
Secretary of State's Election Fraud Complaint form, and/or refer the
complainant directly to the State Fraud and Investigations Unit, (916)
657-2166 or 1-800-345-VOTE.
Interested in Running for Office? For local offices, take a look at the Candidate Guidebook that is posted with the most current election. For State Offices, refer to the information available on the CA Secretary of State’s website: www.sos.ca.gov
In addition, you may have campaign finance reporting requirements to comply with. See the California Fair Political Practices website for more information: http://www.fppc.ca.gov
Clerk/Registrar of Voters
Colleen was first elected to office in 1998 and has been re-elected in 2002, 2006 and 2010. Colleen is a Siskiyou County native and lives in Yreka with her husband, Pete. She prides herself on providing the most efficient service possible and doing business in a helpful, friendly manner.Email Colleen