02-03-14: Today is last day to register in person to vote for February 11
02-03-14: Today is last day to register in person to vote for February 11
Posted on 02/03/2014

Today, February 3, is the last day that Pierce County residents not yet registered to vote in Washington state can register in person to participate in the February 11, 2014 Special Election.

 

ImageThe deadline has passed for mail-in and online voter registration for the Special Election.

 

Locally, the Puyallup School District has placed two school levies on the Special Election ballot to fund day-to-day programs and operations, aging facility improvements, and technology upgrades.

 

Learn more about the Educational Programs and Operations Replacement Levy (Proposition 1) and the School Facility Improvements and Technology Upgrades Levy (Proposition 2) on the school district website.

 

In-person voter registration

 

In-person voter registration is done at the Pierce County Elections Division, 2501 So. 35th St., Suite C, Tacoma. The Elections Division is open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

 

To register to vote in Pierce 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 Puyallup School District’s 32 schools, the school district’s Education Service Center, public libraries, staffed fire stations in unincorporated Pierce County, city clerks' offices, most state offices, and the Pierce County Elections Division.

 

Click to access registration forms on the Internet or call the Pierce County Elections Division at (253) 798-VOTE (8683).

 

Ballot drop box locations

 

Washington state is all vote-by-mail. Ballots for the February 11, 2014 Special Election have been sent to registered voters and must be postmarked and mailed, or deposited in postage-free ballot drop boxes, by 8 p.m. on Election Day to be counted.

 

Drop boxes within the Puyallup School District are located at:

 

Puyallup Library

324 South Meridian, Puyallup

 

South Hill Library

15420 Meridian Ave. E., Puyallup

 

Edgewood City Hall

2224 104th Ave. E., Edgewood

 

View a copy of the Pierce County Official Local Voters’ Pamphlet for the February 11, 2014 Special Election.