Public Notice
Kittitas County, Ellensburg, WA

Notice of Election


Tuesday, November 3rd, 2020 – General Election

Notice is hereby given that the following dates, deadlines, and meetings apply to the upcoming General Election, to be held Tuesday, November 3, 2020:

Voter Registration:

October 26, 2020 is the last day for new registrations & address transfers- online or through the mail, 8 days prior to the General Election.  To register to vote, visit or appear in person at 205 W. 5th Ave, Suite 105, Ellensburg. If mailing your registration, the form must be received by 10/26/20.

November 3, 2020 – Last day for new & transfers- must appear IN PERSON:

Kittitas County Auditor – Suite 105, Ellensburg

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 Election Room, Basement of the Kittitas County Courthouse beginning Friday, October 16, 2020, continuing weekdays through Monday, November 2nd from 9am to 4:30pm, and on Election Day, from 9am to 8pm, and at Putnam Centennial Center in Cle Elum on Election Day from noon till 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, email the office at: or stop in the office, to verify eligibility and request a ballot. 

Voter Registration, Ballots, Replacement Ballots, Provisional Ballots, and voting supplies are available:

                        Auditor’s office, Monday - Friday 9am-5pm

Election Day-   Kittitas County Courthouse:9am to 8pm: Auditor’s Office (205 W. 5th Ave, Suite 105- Ellensburg)

Voter Registration & Replacement ballots available:

Central Washington University, SURC Ballroom, November 2, 1:00pm – 8:00pm & Election Day – 8:00am to 8:00pm

Putnam Centennial Center, 700 E. 3rd St, Cle Elum – 12:00pm – 8:00pm

  Replacement Ballots may also be accessed at:

Public Meetings will be held in Election Room (now located in the Basement of the Kittitas County Courthouse). members of the public may observe proceedings from the viewing area of the Election Room.

 Canvassing Board- review signatures/balloting issues          November 16, 2020-  1:00pm

                                                                                                November 23, 2020 - 1:00pm

     Certify Election                                                                   November 24, 2020   -  3:30pm

Ballot Processing will occur weekdays, beginning 10/16, from 9:30am – 5:00pm, and Saturday November 24th & 31st  from 10am-4pm

What is on the ballot:

State Measures

U.S. President / Vice President

8th Congressional District- US Representative

State Elected Offices

13th Legislative District- State Representative

County Commissioner- District 1 & 2

County Sheriff

Superior Court Judge- Dept 1 & 2

Supreme Court Justices- Positions 2, 3, 4, 6

Court of Appeals, Division 3, District 3, Position 1

Public Utility District 1- Commissioner 1

***Secure Official Ballot Drop-Box Locations***

Upper County:

Cle Elum – Upper District Court

Easton – Fire District 3

Ronald – Fire District 6

Roslyn – City Hall

South Cle Elum – Town Hall

Lower County:

Kittitas County Courthouse – end of parking lot

Thorp – Fire District 1

Kittitas – City Hall

CWU – SURC entrance



 Ballot Drop Boxes are opened 20 days prior to an election in the area(s) within the jurisdiction holding an election;

Ballot Drop Boxes are securely 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

For more information, contact Auditor

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Daily Record: 10/15/2020

Posted: 10/15/2020, Closes: 11/24/2020