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Opportunities to Observe

November 2 General Election

  • L&A Test: October 1, 2021 at 10:00am
  • Ballot Processing: October 13 to November 22, Mon-Fri 8:00am - 4:30pm
  • Hand Count: November 4, 2021 at 10:00am
  • Canvasing Board - Challenged Ballot Review: November 22, 2021 (time to be determined)
  • Canvasing Board - Certification: November 23, 2021 (time to be determined)


All election meetings will take place in the Election Center, located in suite B03 of the Whatcom County Courthouse.  To observe remotely go to our Live Webcam page.  Webcams are live 24 hours a day, starting 8:00am on the day ballots are mailed through Canvasing Board Certification.