Elections, Government, Washington County

Voting underway in Washington County

A ballot is dropped off in Forest Grove on Sunday, October 18. Photo: Chas Hundley

The election is underway in Washington County. With ballots mailed to registered voters on Wednesday, October 14, the county elections department said that 1,252 ballots had been received as of Friday, October 16, out of 384,479 registered voters in the county.

The number is sure to rise once the elections department provides an accounting of ballots received over the weekend. 

The number represents less than 1% of registered voters in the county. 

“Please put your ballot in the mail or visit an official drop site soon,” the county said in a statement on Twitter. 

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