Candidate filing period starts next week for anyone wanting to run for office this year. Filing week is open for five days only – Monday, May 16th through Friday, May 20th. According to Mason County Auditor, Karen Herr, there are seven positions up for election in Mason County:
If filing for a local office, you may file on-line at www.co.mason.wa.us/auditor or in person at the Auditor’s office. There are also numerous statewide seats up for election this fall as well as both the 35th District State Representative seats. If wanting to file for one of those seat, you must file with the Secretary of State’s Office : www.sos.wa.gov.
Filing is also open for PCO or Precinct Committee Officers countywide:
For more information on offices open for elections, including the filing fee for each position, access our website at www.co.mason.wa.us/auditor. If you have questions, please contact the Election’s department at 360-427-9670 ext. 470.