Voting drop-off sites dot Washington County
Primary ballots must be in by 8 p.m. May 20
Washington County elections officials are encouraging voters to send in or drop off their ballots as soon as possible this primary election season so all ballots are processed in a timely manner.
Ballots went out on April 30, so voters throughout Washington County should have received their ballots by mail over the weekend.
Voters can mail their ballots, but are advised not to do so after May 15 to ensure they arrive in time to be counted. Late ballots are not accepted. After May 15, voters should drop off their ballots at official collection sites to be sure to meet the deadline, which is 8 p.m. May 20. Any ballot there by 8 p.m. will be counted.The county has numerous 24-hour ballot drop sites, including:
n Washington County Elections Office, 3700 S.W. Murray Blvd., Beaverton (slot in the front lobby)
n Washington County Charles D. Cameron Public Services Building, 155 N. First Ave., Hillsboro (look for the drop box near the rear entrance of building.)
n Banks Library, 111 Market St., Banks
n Cornelius City Hall, 1355 N. Barlow St., Cornelius
n Forest Grove, Pacific Avenue and Birch Street, Forest Grove
n Hillsboro Library Main Branch, 2850 N.E. Brookwood Parkway, Hillsboro
n King City City Hall, 15300 S.W. 116th Ave., King City
n North Plains City Hall, 31360 N.W. Commercial St., North Plains
n Sherwood City Hall, 22560 S.W. Pine St., Sherwood
n Tigard City Hall, 13125 S.W. Hall Blvd., Tigard
n Tualatin City Offices/Council Building, 18880 S.W. Martinazzi Ave., Tualatin
Several indoor locations have drop boxes as well (available only when the buildings are open), including:
n Beaverton Library, 12375 S.W. Fifth St., Beaverton
n Cedar Mill Library, 12505 N.W. Cornell Road, Portland
n Garden Home Library, 7475 S.W. Oleson Road, Portland
n Hillsboro Library Shute Park, 775 S.E. 10th Ave., Hillsboro
n West Slope Library, 3678 S.W. 78th Ave., Portland
Information about vote-by-mail, voter eligibility and other election matters may be found at the Washington County Elections Office website or by calling 503-846-5800.