Candidates filing to run for election in King County this year may file online or in person, May 13–17. Candidates must be registered in the district for which they are filing. Read more...
May 13, 9 a.m. - May 17, 4 p.m., on-line candidate filing
May 13, 8:30 a.m. – May 17, 4:30 p.m., in-person candidate filing
May 17, approximately 5 p.m., lot draw to determine ballot order
May 20, 4:30 p.m., deadline to withdraw
May 29, 4:30 p.m., deadline to file local voters’ pamphlet
Aug. 6, primary election
Nov. 5, general election
Anniversary of Everest climb commemorated with renamed trails
On the 50th anniversary of the summiting of Mt. Everest by the first American, King County Executive Dow Constantine honored fellow West Seattle
native and legendary climber Jim Whittaker by announcing the renaming of trails in Cougar Mountain Regional Wildland Park for Mr. Whittaker and his climbing
partner, Sherpa Nawang Gombu.