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Public Health Notice

At this time, King County Elections has suspended in-person tours due to the continued COVID-19 crisis in our community. In an effort to keep both staff and voters safe and healthy, we are asking that those interested utilize virtual options to watch us at work.

Below, you will find a video tour that walks you through the process or you can observe ballot processing live-streamed on webcams located in each ballot processing work area.

Take a video tour of King County Elections.

  1. Introduction
  2. Take a tour
  3. Ballot sorting
  4. Signature verification
  5. Online ballot marking
  6. Envelope review
  7. Ballot opening
  8. Ballot review
  9. Scanning and adjudication
  10. Tabulation
  11. Closing

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