Filing dates for 2017 Primary Election fast approaching

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Friday, May 19 marks the last day for candidates in Grant and Adams counties to file for the upcoming Primary Election.

Adams County has 92 offices open. Key positions in Othello up for grabs include:

Port District 1

  • Commissioner District 1

Hospital District 3

  • Commissioner Positions 3,5

School District 147

  • Director District 1
  • Director District 3
  • Director District 4

City Government

  • Mayor
  • City Council Positions 1,2,3

Fire District 5

  • Commissioner Positions 1,3

Parks and Recreation 1

  • Commissioner Positions 1-5

Grant County has 146 offices open. Key positions in Royal City up for grabs include:

Grant County Port District 2

  • Port Commissioners 1,2

Grant County Hospital District 7

  • Hospital Commissioner Positions 3,4,5

City Government

  • Mayor
  • City Council Positions 1, 2, 5

Royal School District #160

  • School Director #1, #5

Grant County Fire District 10

  • Fire Commissioner 3

Grant County Fire District 11

  • Fire Commissioner 2

Key positions in Mattawa up for grabs include:

Grant County Port District 3

  • Port Commissioner 2

Grant County Hospital District 5

  • Commissioner Positions 1,3

City Government

  • City Council Positions 1, 3, 4,7
  • Wahluke School District #73

School Director #2

  • School Director 5 At Large

Grant County Fire District 8

  • Fire Commissioners 1, 4

Key dates

  • May 22: Last day for candidates to withdrawal
  • June 17: Last day for overseas and military ballots mailed for August 1 Primary
  • July 12-14: Primary ballots mailed
  • June 14: Last day to file write-in candidacy for Primary
  • July 24: Last day for in-person registration for Primary
  • Aug. 18: Deadline for Secretary of State to certify results of August Primary
  • Sept. 20: Ballots mailed for Nov. 7 General Election
  • Sept. 22: Military and overseas ballots mailed for General Election
  • Oct. 20: Final day to file write-in candidate for November 7th General Election
  • Oct. 30: Deadline for in-person registration for General Election
  • Dec. 7: Deadline for Secretary of State to certify General Election results

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