Public Notice
Kittitas County, Ellensburg, WA

Notice of voter registration deadline


Tuesday, August 7th, 2018 –Primary Election:

Notice is hereby given that the following dates, deadlines and meetings apply to the upcoming Primary Election, to be held Tuesday, August 7, 2018:

July 9, 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 Primary Election.  To register to vote, visit  or appear in person at 205 W. 5th Ave, Suite 105, Ellensburg.

July 30, 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 Primary 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, July 20, 2018, continuing weekdays through Monday, August 6th 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:


Public meetings will be held the following dates & times, in Room 103 (Election Control Center): 

L & A Test - July 10, 2018 -  11:30am               

Canvassing Board- review signatures/balloting issues

August 10, 2018 -   2:00pm

August 20, 2018 - 1:00pm

Certify Election    -   August 21, 2018   -   3:30pm

The following will appear on the Primary Election ballot:

Federal, State & Local Offices:

Senate, Congressional District 8 Representative, Legislative District 13 Senate & Representatives

County Elected Officials:

Assessor, Auditor, Clerk, Commissioner District 3, Coroner, Prosecuting Attorney, Sheriff, Treasurer

 ***Secure Drop-Box Locations***:

24-hour access:            205 W 5th Ave, Ellensburg- County Courthouse main parking lot & inside lobby adjacent to Auditor’s Office

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             or call: 509.962.7503

More information is online at

Daily Record: 6/28/2018

Posted: 7/2/2018, Closes: 8/21/2018