The Final Push Is On; Central, South Coast Polls Busy On Election Night
We're coming down to the wire, with the last couple of hours of voting on the Central and South Coasts. Nearly a half million people in the region have already voted going into the 8 p.m. Tuesday deadline.
In Ventura County, the latest numbersshow 340,000 people have voted. That’s a 68% voter turnout. Ventur County elections officials say on Election Day, more than 10,000 people cast ballots between 7 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.
Santa Barbara County is reporting 140,000 people turned in ballots. That’s 61%. But, the county hasn’t updated its number since Monday.
KCLU’s Lance Orozco reports from a polling place in the Conejo Valley where there were some lines this afternoon, but no long waits.