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Voters' Guide Calendar and Rules
Seattle City Council Positions 2, 4, 6 and 8, Mayor and City Attorney are on the ballot in 2013. The Primary Election is August 6. The top two vote-getters and any candidates in races with fewer than 3 candidates will advance to the General on November 5.
The Voters' Pamphlet Rules explain the process for submitting a Voters' Pamphlet statement and photo.
NEW: 2013 Voters Pamphlet Calendar
The calendar includes key dates and details for Seattle City Ballot Measure Proponents and Opponents submitting a Voters Pamphlet statement.
We will know what Seattle issues, if any, will appear on the August ballot by mid-May. The deadline for placing an issue on the November 2013 ballot is August 6.
You will need the Adobe software to download the Rules and Calendar.
A searchable and browsable version of the current Voters Pamphlet Rules can be obtained from the Seattle City Clerk's web site.