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Voter registration deadlines fast approaching 
for Feb. 11 school levy and bond elections

 


Are you registered to vote? Monday, Jan. 13, was the last day to register online or by mail, or to transfer an existing registration to a new address, to vote in the Feb. 11 special election.

 If you have never registered to vote in Washington, you can register through Monday, Feb. 3; after Jan. 13, first-time voters must register in person at the Snohomish County Auditor’s Office. 

 In order to register to vote in the state of Washington, a person must:

• be a citizen of the United States;

• have lived in Washington state for at least 30 days;

• be at least 18 years old by election day;

• not be disqualified due to a court order; and

• not be currently under Department of Corrections supervision for a felony conviction.

You can register, check your current voting status and find mail-in registration forms online at http://www.vote.wa.gov. Mail-in voter registration forms are also available at local libraries, post offices and the Snohomish County Auditor’s Office, and must have been postmarked by Jan. 13.

Voters can register in person at the Snohomish County Auditor’s Office, located on the first floor of the Snohomish County Administration West Building, 3000 Rockefeller Avenue, Everett.  The office is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

The Feb. 11 special election will decide levy and bond issues for school districts in Snohomish County.

For complete information about the election, visit the Auditor’s Office website at http://www.snoco.org/elections or call 425-388-3444.

 

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