In-person voter registration ends February 1 for Special Election
Thurston County residents not yet registered to vote in Washington state can register in person through February 1 to participate in the February 9, 2016 Special Election.
Olympia School District voters will consider two ballot measures — a four-year maintenance and operations replacement levy and a school improvements bond — on the February 9 Special Election ballot.
Learn more about Proposition 1 (Replacement of Expiring Educational Maintenance and Operations Levy) and Proposition 2 (Bonds to Construct and Renovate School Facilities and Make Safety Improvements) on our school district election information Web page.
In-person voter registration
In-person voter registration is done at the Thurston County Elections Division, 2000 Lakeridge Dr. S.W., Building 1, Room 118, in Olympia.
The Elections Division is open from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday except on the first Friday of every month when the office opens at 9 a.m., and on Election Day when the office is open from 8 a.m. until 8 p.m.
To register to vote in Thurston County, applicants must be:
- At least 18 years old by Election Day.
- A United States citizen and legal Washington state resident.
- Not under the authority of the Department of Corrections.
- Not disqualified from voting due to a court order.
Voter registration forms are available at each of the Olympia School District’s 19 schools, the school district’s Knox Administrative Center, public libraries, staffed fire stations in unincorporated Thurston County, city clerks' offices, most state offices, and the Thurston County Elections Division.
Special Election information
View more information about the February 9 Special Election voting requirements and other information on the Thurston County Auditor’s Office Elections Division website.