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2014 Seattle Elections

April 22, 2014 Election

Voters in the City of Seattle will see one ballot issue on their ballots for the April 22nd election:

King County Transportation District
Proposition 1 - Sales and Use Tax and Vehicle Fee for Transportation Improvements


The Written Voters' Guide for this one issue can be found at:

   King County Elections


The Video Voters' Guide is available here:

   Seattle Channel


What is on the ballot later this year?

Voters in the City of Seattle will see the following regularly scheduled elections on their 2014 ballots:

-US House of Representatives
-Washington State Senate and House
-State Judicial Offices
-King County Prosecuting Attorney
-Seattle Municipal Court

Seattle Voters may also see:

-Statewide Ballot Issues
-Local Ballot Issues
-Special Elections for vacant seats

We’ll know by mid-May what issues will be on the ballot in August, and by Primary Day, we’ll know what issues will be on the ballot in November.


Seattle Mayor and City Attorney

The next regularly scheduled election for Mayor and City Attorney will be in 2017.

Seattle City Council - District Elections

Charter Amendment 19, passed by voters on November 5, 2013, mandated the following schedule for Council Races:
Position 2015 2017
1-Southwest 4 Year Term Not on Ballot
2-Southeast 4 Year Term Not on Ballot
3-East Central 4 Year Term Not on Ballot
4-Lake Union to Sand Point 4 Year Term Not on Ballot
5-North 4 Year Term Not on Ballot
6-Green Lake to Golden Gardens 4 Year Term Not on Ballot
7-Downtown to Discovery Park 4 Year Term Not on Ballot
8-At Large 2 Year Term 4 Year Term
9-At Large 2 Year Term 4 Year Term

Voting and Ballot FAQs

How do I register to vote?
What is the registration deadline?
How do I get a ballot?
How do I vote absentee?
Where is my polling place?
Which voting precinct do I live in?
What is Vote by Mail?
How do I find my voting location?
How do I get help with voting?
What districts am I in?

Contact King County Elections



Voters' Guide Deadlines

Running for City office or Municipal Court Judge? Promoting or opposing a City Ballot Issue? Here are the:
Rules and deadlines for participating
in the Seattle Voters' Guide
.

 



 

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