Posted on: April 5, 2017

County Auditor Releases 2016 Annual Report

This report provides a glimpse of the highlights that occurred in all three divisions of the Auditor's Office; Elections, Licensing, and Recording.  The report provides a summary of events in 2016 as well as statistical information and fun facts....

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Annual Report... Auditor

Posted on: July 24, 2017

The Logic & Accuracy Test of the Ballot Counting Equipment is Thursday, July 27th

The Logic and Accuracy Test is scheduled for Thursday, July 27th at 2:00 p.m.  This is a test of the election programming and counting equipment for the August 1 Primary Election.  The agenda follows:

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Auditor - Elections
Posted on: July 24, 2017

Primary Election Ballots Need to be Returned by August 1

Primary Election Day is Tuesday, August 1.  Ballots can be returned in an official ballot drop box up until 8:00 pm that day.  No postage is needed if you use a drop box, Auditor Debbie Adelstein said.  For ballot drop box locat...

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Auditor - Elections
Posted on: July 21, 2017

Auditor Seeks Committee Against Columbia Valley Park and Recreation District Levy

The Auditor’s Office is looking for individuals to serve on a committee to write a statement against a proposed levy measure that will be on the November general election ballot submitted by Columbia Valley Park and Recreation District. &nbs...

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Auditor - Elections
Posted on: July 12, 2017

Accessible Voting Units Available Beginning July 12

Registered voters may choose to cast their ballot for the August 1 Primary Election using an Accessible Voting Unit (AVU).  An AVU is equipped with visual and audio technology that allows a voter with impaired vision and/or physical disability to...

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Auditor - Elections
Posted on: June 26, 2017

Notice of August 1, 2017 Primary Election

Registration Deadlines: Monday, July 3, is the deadline for mail-in registrations or address changes to be eligible to vote in the August 1 Primary Election.  July 3 also is the deadline for online registrations or address changes at www.myvote.w...

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Auditor - Elections

Posted on: June 9, 2017

Recording Fee Increases $1 Effective July 23, 2017

Effective July 23, document recording fees will increase $1.00.  The State Legislature passed House Bill 1594 increasing the surcharge collected by county auditors to fund the Washington State competitive grant program, attorney general&rsquo...

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Auditor - Recording
Posted on: June 9, 2017

Marriage License Fee Increase

Effective July 23, the cost of a marriage license will be $60.  The State Legislature passed House Bill 1594 increasing the surcharge collected by county auditors by $1 on marriage license applications.  This increase funds the Washingto...

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Auditor - Recording