The 2020 presidential election ends on November 3rd. Americans from across the country are already voting and millions have submitted their ballots. Due to COVID-19, Counties and states from across the country have been working hard to ensure a safe and efficient voting system that would allow every voter to make their voice count. Now more than ever, voting by mail and utilizing LA County registrar early voting systems is more important and safer than ever before.
AltaMed, one of the nation’s largest community health networks has partnered with the Los Angeles County Registrar to host 15 vote centers at their health centers. These vote centers are spread throughout East Los Angeles and South East Los Angeles. Any Los Angeles County resident can vote at any of the vote centers throughout the county.
Vote centers are just one of the many convenient options for voting early in the election. The pandemic created a need for early voting centers for people that prefer to vote in person. The Los Angeles County Registrar has partnered with public locations to offer these options. Voters will be able to visit one of the centers if they need extra assistance to cast their ballot.
With infection rates on the rise throughout the country, it is necessary to create additional options for all communities to avoid further risk of COVID-19. These vote centers allow our communities to avoid further risk of infection. They must adhere to public health guidelines to ensure a safe voting experience for all.
Over 100 vote centers have opened across Los Angeles County since October 24th, including schools, stadiums, and community centers.
Voter Resources: Vote Centers will remain open every day from 10 AM to 7 PM. ● Find a Vote Center and view wait times: Vote Center Locator Tool ● Make your selections before leaving the house: Interactive Sample Ballot ● Speed up Vote Center check-in: Quick Check-in Code (also printed on the Sample Ballot book)
Additional Vote Centers will be open beginning October 30.
What is a flex vote center?
LA County flex vote centers are sites that offer voting at a scheduled time and can accommodate voters who may need extra assistance. You do not need to be an AltaMed patient or employee to vote in person or drop off your ballot. Below are just some of the centers you can visit locally. To find more centers near you, visit locator.lavote.net.
DATE: Friday, October 30 –– 8:00am – 5:00pm
AltaMed PACE — South Los Angeles (1776 E. Century Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90002)
AltaMed PACE — Covina (535 S. 2nd Ave. Covina, CA 91723)
AltaMed PACE — East Los Angeles (5425 E. Pomona Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90022)
DATE: Monday, November 2 –– 8:00am – 5:00pm
AltaMed PACE — Downey (12130 Paramount Blvd. Downey, CA 90242)
AltaMed PACE — Lynwood (3820 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Lynwood, CA 90262)
AltaMed PACE — El Monte (10418 Valley Blvd. El Monte, CA 9173)