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Watch us process the election online.

Observers from both political parties are requested to be on site for every election as added assurance of oversight and accountability. If you would like to be an observer, please contact the political party with which you affiliate. Elections are also monitored and formally reviewed periodically by the Secretary of State’s office .

Activities take place at King County Elections headquarters.

November 3, 2020 General Election

Activity Dates
Accessible voting units available October 14 – November 3
Alternate format ballots October 19 – November 23
Ballot drop boxes
October 15 – November 3
Ballot opening October 21 – November 23
Ballot review October 22 – November 23
Canvassing Board meetings See Canvassing Board page
Incoming ballot sort
October 19 – November 23
Logic and Accuracy test of mail ballot scanning and tabulation equipment October 20 at 1 p.m.
Mail ballot scanning October 22 – November 23
Provisional ballots November 16 – November 23
Signature verification and envelope review October 19 – November 23
Vote centers
October 15 – November 3

TTY: Relay 711

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