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Wendy Greuel
Effort would consolidate L.A. elections with state and federal voting
Effort would consolidate L.A. elections with state and federal voting

Hoping to reverse years of dismal voter turnout for Los Angeles city and school board elections, advocates recently kicked off what they say will be a “robust” campaign supporting two ballot measures to change when residents go to the polls. Charter Amendments 1 and 2 would consolidate city and school board contests with state and federal elections starting in 2020. Currently, the City Charter requires city elections to be held in March and May of odd-numbered years, whereas state and federal balloting takes place in June and November of even-numbered years. ------------ FOR THE RECORD Jan. 16, 11:27 a.m.: An earlier version of this article contained several errors....

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