Public Notice
Kittitas County, Ellensburg, WA

Notice of Special/Primary


Tuesday, August 3rd, 2021 – Primary/Special Election:

Notice is hereby given that the following dates, deadlines, and meetings apply to the upcoming Primary/Special Election, to be held Tuesday, August 3, 2021

More information is online at

Voter Registration:
July 26, 2021 is the last day for new registrations & address transfers- online or through the mail, 8 days prior to the Primary/Special 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 7/26/21.

August 3, 2021 – Last day for new registrations & transfers- must appear IN PERSON at the
Kittitas County Auditor’s Office – 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, July 16, 2021, continuing weekdays through Monday, August 2nd 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, 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:
           Kittitas County Auditor’s office, Monday - Friday 9am-5pm 
and on Election Day-     Kittitas County Courthouse:9am to 8pm: Auditor’s Office (205 W. 5th Ave, Suite 105- Ellensburg)
Replacement Ballots may also be accessed at:

Public Meetings will be held in the Election Room (located in the Basement of the Kittitas County Courthouse). Members of the public may observe proceedings from the viewing area outside of the Election Room.
Ballot Processing will occur weekdays, beginning July 16, from 9:30am – 5:00pm. 

July 16, 2021
    2:30pm     Official L & A Test
August 13, 2021    1:00pm    Canvassing Board-review signature/balloting issues
August 17, 2021    1:00pm    Certify Election

What is on the ballot: 
Candidates for:
Selah School District No. 119 
Ellensburg School District No. 401
City of Ellensburg
City of Kittitas
Fire District 7 
Proposition for:
Snoqualmie Pass Fire and Rescue – Property Tax Levy for Fire Protection and Emergency Medical Services

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

Upper County:    Lower County:
Easton – Fire District 3
Ronald – Fire District 6
Roslyn – Library
South Cle Elum – Town Hall
Cle Elum – Upper District Court
    Thorp – Fire District 1
Ellensburg - Kittitas County Courthouse 
Central Washington University (SURC)
Kittitas – City Hall

 Ballot Drop Boxes are opened at least 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

DATED July 15, 2021 

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Daily Record: 07/15/2021

Posted: 7/12/2021, Closes: 8/17/2021