Return Your Ballot by Tuesday, February 12


Elections Newsflash

Return Your Ballot by Tuesday, February 12

Election Day is Tuesday, February 12. The election features a school bond measure for the Arlington School District and a measure to dissolve Fire District 1 now that the district is part of the South County Fire and Rescue Regional Fire Authority. Only voters in these districts received ballots.

Current weather forecasts call for more cold temperatures and the potential for snow in the coming days. You are encouraged to return your ballot as soon as practical. You can choose to return your ballot by mail or through one of our ballot drop box options.

Ballots returned by mail must be postmarked by February 12. No postage is required. Be aware of collection times when depositing into a blue mailbox. If deposited after the last pick-up time on Election Day, your ballot may not be counted.

Return your ballot to a drop box, an accessible voting site, or to the Auditor’s Office by 8 p.m.

Ballot Drop Boxes are available 24-hours a day until 8 p.m. on Election Day, Tuesday, February 12. Open locations are:

Arlington (near library) 135 N Washington Ave, Arlington

Bothell (QFC parking lot) 22833 Bothell Everett Hwy, Bothell

Everett (Courthouse Campus) Rockefeller Ave and Wall St, Everett

Everett (McCollum Park & Ride) 600 128th St SE, Everett

Lynnwood (in front of City Hall) 19100 44th Ave, Lynnwood

Mill Creek (in turnaround near post office) 159th Pl SE and Mill Creek Blvd, Mill Creek

Mukilteo (near library) 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd, Mukilteo

Smokey Point (near Lowe’s) 3300 169th Pl NE, Arlington

Voters may also drop completed ballots at the Snohomish County Auditor’s Office Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. with extended hours on Election Day, February 12, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. 

Snohomish County Elections has accessible voting equipment for voters with disabilities available in the Auditor’s Office, Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Hours will be extended to 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Election Day, Tuesday, February 12. Accessible voting equipment will also be available at the Lynnwood Sno-Isle Library on Monday, February 11 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Election Day, February 12. The Lynnwood Sno-Isle Library is located at 19200 44th Ave, Lynnwood.   

Voters who did not receive a ballot or need a replacement ballot may print a ballot at Postage is required for ballots printed at home if returned through the mail. Ballots can also be printed at accessible voting locations.

For more information, visit You may also contact Snohomish County Elections at