Voter apathy is a nationwide problem that is often manifested locally where voter turnout appears to have reached an all-time low, Calabasas officials said at a recent City Council meeting.
The council recently contemplated ways to increase voter participation in the city.
Mayor Fred Gaines said many voters don’t go to the polls for local elections because the races don’t involve political partisanship.
“One big factor in how people vote is party affiliation. . . .” Gain...