Drop Off Ballots January 2018

For Immediate Release: Friday, January 19, 2018

Sponsored by: Assessment and Taxation Department, Elections Division

Too Late to Mail Ballots for January 23 Special Election

Washington County elections officials are asking last-minute voters to drop off their ballots at official collection sites as soon as possible so that all ballots are processed in a timely manner. The deadline for voting is 8 p.m. Tuesday, January 23.

With only a few days left in the vote-by-mail election period, Washington County has received 78,959 ballots so far, or about 23% of all registered voters in the county.

Ballots will be collected until the 8 p.m. deadline Tuesday at several official drop-off sites throughout the county. Official drop-off sites are listed below and on the county's website at www.co.washington.or.us/elections

On Election Day only, the Elections Office will provide drive-through ballot collection service at the County Elections Office at 3700 S.W. Murray Boulevard. This drive-through service will be offered Tuesday, January 23, from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.

24-hour Drop Off Sites
Voters may drop off their completed ballots at several 24-hour drop-off sites, including:

  • Washington County Elections Office, 3700 S.W. Murray Boulevard, Beaverton (Look for the slot in the front lobby.)
  • Washington County Sheriff's Office and Jail Parking Lot, 236 S.W. Dennis Avenue, Hillsboro (Temporary location due to seismic retrofitting at the Public Services Building.)
  • Banks Library, 42461 N.W. Market Street, Banks
  • Cornelius City Hall, 1355 N. Barlow Street, Cornelius
  • Forest Grove, Pacific Avenue and Birch Street, Forest Grove
  • Hillsboro Library - Main Branch, 2850 N.E. Brookwood Parkway, Hillsboro
  • King City - City Hall, 15300 S.W. 116th Avenue, King City
  • North Plains City Hall, 31360 N.W. Commercial Street, North Plains
  • Sherwood City Hall, 22560 S.W. Pine Street, Sherwood
  • Tigard City Hall, 13125 S.W. Hall Boulevard, Tigard
  • Tualatin City Offices, 18880 S.W. Martinazzi Avenue, Tualatin

Indoor Drop-Off Sites
Official drop boxes at indoor locations (limited hours of operation are available by phone) include:

  • Beaverton Library, 12375 S.W. 5th Street, Beaverton (phone: 503-644-2197)
  • Cedar Mill Library, 12505 N.W. Cornell Road, Portland (phone: 503-644-0043)
  • Hillsboro Library - Shute Park, 775 S.E. 10th Avenue, Hillsboro (phone: 503-615-6500)
  • West Slope Library, 3678 S.W. 78th Avenue, Portland (phone: 503-292-6416)

Information about vote-by-mail, voter eligibility and other election matters may be found at the Washington County Elections Office website or by calling 503-846-5800.

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