Washington County 2022 Election Information

Voting in your local county races is the heartbeat of democracy.

The May 17th Election is when you vote for your Washington County Commissioners, Auditor, District Attorney, and select City Council races. Elections for tri-county Metro Councilors, primaries for Congress, State Legislature, and Governor will also be held in this election cycle.

For Voters:

4/2    Ballots mailed to overseas and military voters

4/18   Ballots mailed to out-of-state voters

4/26  Last day to register to vote.
*Registration cards postmarked by this date or submitted online no later than 11:59pm are valid

4/27  First day to mail ballots

5/17  Ballots must be received or mailed with a valid postmark by 8 p.m. on Election Day
NOTE: For overseas and military voters: Ballots must be received by 8 p.m. on Election Day. Postmarks don’t count.

6/6  Certification of election results

For Candidates:

2/25    Last day to apply for Washington County Democrats endorsement for the CC meeting vote

3/02    Washington County Democrats Special Meeting of the Central Committee: May 2022 Endorsements for presentation and vote

3/08    Last day to file candidacy  for County & Metro candidates

3/10    Last day to file County Voters’ Pamphlet  for County & Metro candidates: Candidate Statement form

3/21    Last day to file County Voters’ Pamphlet for City candidates: Candidate Statement form

3/21   Last day to file County Voters’ Pamphlet:  Measure & Explanatory Statement

5/17   Primary Election

Washington County Calendar | Measure/Candidate Filing Forms | Upcoming Candidate and Measure Filings

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May 2022 Washington County Pamphlet 

SPECIAL NOTICE ON REDISTRICTING:

Redistricting from the 2020 Census will begin in 2021 as Federal, State and local Districts redistrict electoral boundaries based on new 2020 Census population numbers. The Oregon Legislature passed Congressional and State legislative boundaries during the 2021 Legislative Special session.

For more information on Redistricting in Oregon please click here >

Maps of Congressional and State Legislative districts click here >

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An interactive map of all the latest districting for the county and state, go here ⬇⬇⬇

Washington County Election Boundary Redistricting

Endorsements and Candidate Interviews

BE SURE TO SIGN YOUR BALLOT!

You must sign your ballot, and the signature must match the one on your registration. Your ballot will be invalidated for lack of signature.
Check your mail for ~2 weeks after the election to make sure you didn’t get a ballot invalidation notice. If you receive a notice, get in touch with the elections office right away to try to get your vote counted.

Candidate and Measure filings can be found here.

Learn more about how to understand your pamphlet and ballot here.

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What County District do I live in?

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Find my State Representative

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