The new Clear Ballot counting system and ES&S mail ballot verifier are up and running in Whatcom County! With the implementation of the new Clear Ballot counting system, election observers will be witnessing ballot processing in a very different manner. Additionally, the mail ballot verifier significantly modifies ballot check-in and signature verification procedures. To understand what you’ll be seeing as we process August Primary Election ballots, both new and experienced observers are encouraged to attend this training session.When: Monday, July 16, 2018Where: Whatcom County Courthouse 311 Grand Ave., Bellingham IT Training Room, Courthouse BasementTime: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm (Please allow extra time to go through security.)Questions may be directed to the Election Division at (360) 778-5102.