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Mary Hall

News Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Friday, August 2, 2019

​Mary Hall,
360.786.5408   711 Washington Relay

Election Day Reminder
13.83% of Thurston County ballots have been returned in the August 6, 2019 Primary Election

OLYMPIA – The Thurston County Auditor's Office reminds voters the deadline to return ballots is Tuesday, August 6. Voters who have not received or have misplaced their ballot can request a replacement ballot by calling the Auditor's Office at 360.786.5408, emailing, or visiting the Elections Office at 2000 Lakeridge Dr SW, Building 1, Room 118, Olympia, WA.

Ballots must be postmarked by Tuesday, August 6, Election Day or deposited into one of the 28 ballot drop boxes no later than 8 p.m. on Election Day. A list of drop box locations may be found online at, in the voters' pamphlet, and in the ballot packet. Voters who mail their ballot should check mailbox pickup times to make sure the ballot will receive an Election Day postmark. No stamp is necessary.

The Thurston County Auditor's Office is a designated voting center during business hours, Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., and on Election Day from 8 a.m. – 8 p.m. Voters may obtain a ballot, ask questions, or use a voting assistance device. The Auditor's Office is located in the Thurston County Courthouse, 2000 Lakeridge Drive SW, Building 1, Room 118, Olympia, WA.