Today (Tuesday, Nov. 8) is Election Day and the polls are open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Check your county voter information pamphlet for the location of your polling place.
There are several important local races, including for seats on the governing board of the Menlo Park Fire Protection District, which covers Atherton, Menlo Park, East Palo Alto and unincorporated areas.
Three school districts have board races: Woodside Elementary School District, the Sequoia Union High School District, and the San Mateo County Community College District.
The community college district is also asking voters to approve a $564 million bond measure.