August 17, 2009 in City

Primary election ballots due Tuesday

By The Spokesman-Review

Tuesday is the last day for Washington voters to cast their ballots in local primary elections.

Cities and towns as well as school, fire, water and sewer districts are whittling down any office on the November ballot with more than two candidates. Southeastern Washington’s 9th Legislative District has a special election to fill an open House of Representatives seat that has drawn five candidates. And voters in Spokane County are being asked whether to extend a one-tenth of 1 cent sales tax for law enforcement.

Ballots were mailed nearly three weeks ago but must be marked, sealed, stamped, mailed and postmarked by today to be counted. They can also be deposited – no stamp needed – in drop boxes or voter service centers by 8 p.m.?

Drop box locations

In Spokane County:

•Airway Heights Library, 1213 S.Lundstrom St.

•Argonne Library, 4322 N. Argonne Road

•Cheney Library, 610S. First St.

•Deer Park Library, 208 S. Forest Ave.

•Downtown Library, 906 W. Main Ave.

•Downtown STA Plaza, 701 W. Riverside Ave.

•East Side Library, 524 S. Stone St.

•Fairfield Library, 321 E. Main St.

•Hillyard Library, 4005 N. Cook St.

•Indian Trail Library, 4909 W. Barnes Road

•Liberty Lake Library, 23123 E Mission Ave.

•Medical Lake Library, 321 E. Herb St.

•Moran Prairie Library, 6004 S. Regal St.

•North Spokane Library, 44 E. Hawthorne Road

•Otis Orchards Library, 22324 E. Wellesley Ave.

•Shadle Park Library, 2111 W. Wellesley Ave.

•South Hill Library, 3324 S. Perry St.

•Spokane Valley Library, 12004 E. Main

•Elections Office, 1033 W. Gardner

Questions about your ballot?

Call the county elections office:

•Adams County: (509) 659-3249

•Ferry County: (509) 775-5200

•Lincoln County: (509) 725-4971

•Pend Oreille County: (509) 447-3185

•Spokane County: (509) 477-2320

•Stevens County: (509) 684-7514

•Whitman County: (509) 397-6353

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