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Mary Hall

News Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Friday, October 30, 2020
Mary Hall 
711 Washington Relay

Voting Center Open Saturday  at South Puget Sound Community College (SPSCC)
64.62% of Thurston County ballots have been returned in the November 3 General Election

OLYMPIA – The Thurston County Auditor’s Office reminds voters the deadline to return ballots for the General  Election is Tuesday, November 3 If you’ve not received a ballot or misplaced your ballot, you can pick up a replacement. 
  • Where: Visit the Drive-Through Voter Services at South Puget Sound Community College – Mottman Campus 
  • WhenSaturday, October 31 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.; and  
  • Monday, November 2 from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.  
  • On Election Day, Tuesday, November 3, 2020, 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.  The gates at SPSCC will close promptly at 8:00pm Election Day. 
  • Can’t get out? Download a ballot at  

Return envelopes must be postmarked by Tuesday, November 3, or deposited into one of 29 ballot drop boxes no later than 8 p.m. on Election Day. Drop box locations are listed 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 Elections Office is not at the county courthouse. Our Voting Center is located at South Puget Sound Community College Mottman Campus. The address is 2011 Mottman Rd SW, Olympia, WA 98512. 

Voters may register to vote, update their current registration obtain a ballot , or use an assistive voting device at the Voting Center.