205 W 5th Ave
Ellensburg, WA 98926-2887
Monday - Friday
8 AM - 5 PM
Kittitas (pronounced 'KITT-i-tass') County is located in central Washington
State. It spans from the lush forested Cascade Mountains to the upper Yakima River Valley plains and
the Columbia River.
Kittitas County, Ellensburg, WA
Notice of election
Current Election Information - February 13, 2018 Special Election
KITTITAS COUNTY AUDITOR ~ CURRENT ELECTION INFORMATION:
Tuesday, February 13th, 2018 –Special Election:
Notice is hereby given that the following dates, deadlines and meetings apply to the upcoming Special Election, to be held Tuesday, February 13, 2018:
January 15, 2018 -Last day to register online or through the mail: Voter registration files will be closed against original and transfer of voter registrations- 29 days prior to the Special Election. To register to vote, visit www.myvote.wa.gov or appear in person at 205 W. 5th Ave, Suite 105, Ellensburg.
February 5, 2018 – Last day to register- In-person registration for qualified electors (new registrants within the state) must register to vote IN PERSON at the office of the Kittitas County Auditor up to 8 days prior to the Special election.
Registration assistance and voting aides are available for the elderly, disabled, or anyone that requests additional assistance.
ADA compliant voting equipment is available for use in the Auditor’s Office- Kittitas County Courthouse, Room 105, beginning Friday, January 26, 2018, continuing weekdays through Monday, February 12th from 9am to 4:30pm, and on Election Day, from 9am to 8pm.
All eligible voters will be mailed a ballot at least 18 days prior to the election. Those not receiving a ballot may call the Elections Department at 962-7503, or stop in the office, to verify eligibility and request a ballot.
Ballots, Replacement Ballots, Provisional Ballots, and voting supplies will be available:
Auditor’s office, Monday - Friday 9am-5pm
Election Day- 9am to 8pm at the Auditor’s Office (205 W. 5th Ave, Suite 105- Ellensburg)
Replacement Ballots may also be accessed at: www.myvote.wa.gov
Public meetings will be held the following dates & times, in Room 103 (Election Control Center):
January 11, 2018- 11:00am L & A Test
February 22, 2018- 2:00pm Canvassing Board- review signature/balloting issues
February 23, 2018 - 2:00pm Certify Election
The following will appear on the Special Election ballot:
School Districts Maintenance & Operation Levy – Damman, Easton, Ellensburg, Kittitas, Thorp
School Districts Technology Levy – Kittitas, Thorp
***Secure Drop-Box Locations***:
24-hour access: 205 W 5th Ave, Ellensburg- County Courthouse main parking lot
1007 N. Chestnut St, Ellensburg- Central Washington University Campus (east entrance of Student Union & Recreation Center)
700 E. 1st Street, Upper Kittitas County Courthouse
Regular Business hours: County Courthouse- hallway adjacent to Auditor’s Office
All Ballot Drop Boxes are locked at 8:00 pm Election Night
Additional information may be obtained from the Kittitas County Auditor’s office- 205 W. 5th Ave, Suite 105 or visit http://www.co.kittitas.wa.us/auditor/elections/ or call: 509.962.7503
Published: Daily Record: 01/09/2018
Kittitas County has a total area of 2,333 square miles. The highest point in the county is Mount Daniel at 7,959 feet above sea level.