P O Box 205
Vancouver WA 98666
7736 NE Hazel Dell Ave
Vancouver, WA 98665
info @ clarkcountygop.org
|VOTER REGISTRATION DEADLINES|
N E W S M E D I A R E L E A S E
September 19, 2012
Contact: Greg Kimsey, County Auditor, 360 / 397-2078 or
Tim Likness, Elections Supervisor, 360 / 397-2345
NOVEMBER 6, 2012 GENERAL ELECTION - VOTER REGISTRATION DEADLINE
The last day for submitting a mail-in voter registration form for the November 6, 2012 General and Special Election is Saturday, October 6, 2012.
Mail-in voter registration forms must be postmarked by October 6 or before. The U.S. Post Office will be closed Monday, October 8 so no mail will be postmarked that day.
Online registration applications can be submitted up to 12:00 midnight on Monday, October 8. Visit the Elections Office website at www.clarkvotes.org and click the Online Voter Registration button to register online electronically.
If done online, a change of address by currently registered voters must also be submitted before 12:00 midnight Monday, October 8 in order to apply to the November 6, 2012 General Election.
Address changes made by mail must be postmarked by Saturday, October 6. The Clark County Elections Department will be open to 5:00 PM, Monday, October 8 to accept address changes made by telephone or in person.
Citizens who are not currently registered to vote anywhere in the state of Washington have an additional time period, running through Monday, October 29, 2012 to register by appearing in person at the County Elections Department, 1408 Franklin Street, Vancouver.
A sample ballot listing all candidate races and the ballot measures appearing on the November 6, 2012 General and Special election is now available on the Clark County Elections Department website
Some added information:
Two weekends left before the deadline for voter registration updates for citizens such as address changes, name changes, etc.
US Citizens who will be 18 years old on or before Nov. 6 can register to vote.
Many citizens have never registered to vote. Those with old addresses on file and won't get a mailed ballot if they fail to update the address.
Voter registration updates like address changes can be made by contacting the elections office at (360) 397-2345, or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday except holidays
Clark County elections office: 1408 Franklin Street, Vancouver WA
Online voter registration applications statewide is also available at this link www.myvote.wa.gov deadline Monday October 8, 12:00 midnight
Monday October 8 is a federal holiday, but the Clark County elections office will be open to accept voter registration forms.
Due to the holiday, mail in voter registration forms are recommended to be postmarked by and including Saturday Oct. 6.
Most post offices and outlets are closed on Sundays and holidays, except the Portland, OR Airport post office.
To insure a postmark on the same day , mail can be taken to a post office , and buy metered postage, Not a stamp.
PORTLAND AIRPORT ›
7640 NE AIRPORT WAY
PORTLAND, OR 97238-9099
Mon-Fri 8:30am - 10:00pm
Sat 9:30am - 9:00pm
Sun 11:00am - 9:00pm