Public Notice
Kittitas County, Ellensburg, WA

Notice of Election

Notice is hereby given that the following dates, deadlines, and meetings apply to the upcoming Special Election, to be held Tuesday, February 8, 2022

 

More information is online at http://www.co.kittitas.wa.us/notices/.

Notice is hereby given that the following dates, deadlines, and meetings apply to the upcoming Special Election, to be held Tuesday, February 8, 2022:

Voter Registration:
January 31, 2022 is the last day for new registrations & address transfers- online or through the mail, 8 days prior to the Special Election.  To register to vote, visit https://votewa.gov or appear in person at 205 W. 5th Ave, Suite 105, Ellensburg. If mailing your registration, the form must be received by 1/31/22.

February 8, 2022 – 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, January 21, 2022, continuing weekdays through Monday, February 7th 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: elections@co.kittitas.wa.us 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: 9am to 8pm     Replacement Ballots may also be accessed at:  https://votewa.gov


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 January 21 from 9:30am – 5:00pm. 

Official L & A Test -     January 21, 2022    2:00pm
Canvassing Board-review signature/balloting issues -     
                                February 17, 2022        9:00am    
Certify Election -     February 18, 2022        11:00am    

What’s on the ballot: 
School Districts:
Damman, Easton, Cle Elum-Roslyn, Thorp, Ellensburg, Kittitas 

Visit https://www.co.kittitas.wa.us/auditor/elections/local-voters-pamphlet.aspx to view local voters’ pamphlets.
        
***Secure Official Ballot Drop Box Locations***


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 http://www.co.kittitas.wa.us/auditor/elections/     

or call: 509.962.7503

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Published:
North Kittitas County Tribune: 01/20/2022

Posted: 1/17/2022, Closes: 2/18/2022