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Seattle Voters' Guide
Guide to the upcoming election for City of Seattle voters. Background information on the election and statements from the candidates and ballot issue campaigns.
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Form of Government

August 7, 2018 Primary Election

Seattle City Offices and Measures on the Primary Ballot

No Seattle City Offices or Seattle Ballot Measures will appear on the August 7, 2018 Primary Ballot.

To see a list of registered Political Committees promoting City of Seattle ballot issues this year click on Campaigns in the left menu.

The next regularly scheduled elections for City Council Districts 1 through 7 will be in 2019

The next regularly scheduled elections for Mayor, City Attorney and At-Large Council Positions 8 and 9 will be in 2021.

Other Offices and Measures on City of Seattle Primary Ballots

Information on Federal, State and Local offices and measures on City of Seattle ballots will be available soon.

Democracy Voucher Program

Eligible Seattle residents may receive four $25 Democracy Vouchers, valued at a total of $100. Democracy Vouchers can be used to support candidates running for Seattle City Council in the 2019 election. For more information, please visit the Democracy Voucher Program website.

Other Languages

King County Elections has voting information available in these languages:

中文 (Chinese)

한국어 (Korean)

Español (Spanish)

Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)

Other 2018 Seattle Elections Information

Election Days

Primary: Tuesday, August 7, 2018
General: Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Voting and Ballot FAQs

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