Kendall Le Van Hodson
Chief of Staff
Monday - Friday from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Election day from 8 a.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Please call ahead so that we can accommodate your visit and arrange for media badges to be prepared. Remember that blue and black pens are not allowed in many areas of the building. Red pens are fine – they can’t be viewed by our ballot scanning machines and ensure the ballot processing area remains secure.
Recent news releases
King County Elections and Seattle Foundation announce recipients of $435,000 Voter Education Fund
The Voter Education Fund is a government, philanthropic and community partnership to remove barriers to voting in diverse communities. A total of 30 community-based organizations were selected to receive grants of up to $22,000 to do voter engagement.
Candidate List Now Available Online
King County Elections posted a record filing week, with a total of 634 filings.
Watch your mailbox for Special Election ballots
King County Elections today mailed ballots for the April 25 special election in the Vashon Island School District.
King County Elections and Seattle Foundation launch $400,000 Voter Education Fund
The Voter Education Fund is a government, philanthropic and community partnership to remove barriers to voting in diverse communities. The fund provides grants up to $10,000 and $25,000 for community-based organizations to do voter outreach.
King County Successfully Pilots Pre-paid Postage: Voter Turnout Exceeds Projections
King County Elections will certify the results of the special election in Maple Valley and the Shoreline School District on February 24; overall voter turnout was larger than expected. Elections had tested pre-paid postage on ballot return envelopes for this election.