Current Election

February 11 Special Election



Election Date:
 February 11, 2020
Ballots Mailed: January 22, 2020
Accessible Voting Units Available: January 22, 2020
Number of Registered Voters: 145,943 (as of January 17, 2020)
Ballots Returned: 


​Districts Included:

Bellingham School District 501, Ferndale School District 502, Blaine School District 503, Lynden School District 504, Meridian School District 505, Nooksack Valley School District 506, Mount Baker School District 507, and Fire Protection District 8 


Registration Deadlines


Monday, February 3
Voter registration and address changes online or by mail must be received at the Whatcom County Auditor's Office by February 3.

February 4 through February 11
Visit our office to register to vote or change your address by 8:00 pm Election Day.


Notice of Election




Election Results


Available after 8:00 pm Election Day.


Get a Replacement Ballot
Visit VoteWA.gov


Returning Your Ballot


By Mail:
No stamp needed.  Ballots must be postmarked by Election Day.

By Drop Box:
No stamp needed.  Drop boxes will open on January 22 and close at 8:00 pm on Election Day, February 11.
View Drop Box Location Map


Sample Ballot


View Sample Ballot




Online Voters' Guide


View Online Voters' Guide



Printed Voters' Pamphlet


View Voters' Pamphlet


Canvassing Board Meetings


Challenged Ballot Review: 2/20/2020 at 10:00 am
Certification: 2/21/2020 at 10:00 am