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Come watch us process the elections.

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.

February 4, 2020 Drainage District Election &
February 11, 2020 Special Election

Activity Dates
Accessible voting units available January 22 – February 11
Alternate format ballots January 27 – February 20
Ballot drop boxes January 23 – February 11
Ballot opening January 29 – February 20
Ballot review January 30 – February 20
Canvassing Board meetings See Canvassing Board page
Incoming ballot sort
January 27 – February 20
Logic and Accuracy test of mail ballot scanning and tabulation equipment January 28 at 1 p.m.
Mail ballot scanning January 30 – February 20
Provisional ballots February 18 – February 20
Signature verification and envelope review January 27 – February 20

February 11, 2020 King Conservation District Election

Activity Dates
Alternate format ballots, including signature verification January 27 – February 27
Ballot drop boxes January 23 – February 11
Ballot review January 30 – February 27
Ballot scanning
January 30 – February 27
Canvassing Board meetings See Canvassing Board page
Logic and Accuracy test of mail ballot scanning and tabulation equipment January 28 at 1 p.m.

March 10, 2020 Presidential Primary Election

Activity Dates
Accessible voting units available February 19 – March 10
Alternate format ballots February 24 – March 19
Ballot drop boxes February 20 – March 10
Ballot opening February 19 – March 19
Ballot review February 27 – March 19
Canvassing Board meetings See Canvassing Board page
Incoming ballot sort
February 24 – March 19
Logic and Accuracy test of mail ballot scanning and tabulation equipment February 25 at 1 p.m.
Mail ballot scanning February 27 – March 19
Provisional ballots March 16 – March 19
Signature verification and envelope review February 24 – March 19

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