Election Day Information in Multnomah County

May 15, 2017

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Contacts: Eric Sample or Tim Scott, 503-988-3720

Today, Tuesday, May 16 is the last day to vote in the Special District Election. Ballots must be received by 8:00 PM tonight, Tuesday, May 16 for them to count. Voters can find the nearest official ballot drop site anywhere in Oregon by visiting multco.us/elections/multnomah-county-official-ballot-drop-sites.

All registered voters should have received their ballots. Multnomah County voters who have not received ballots or need assistance should call Multnomah County Elections at 503-988-3720 or visit the elections office at 1040 SE Morrison Street, Portland. Voters can also request a replacement ballot online, multco.us/elections/webform/order-ahead-replacement-ballot, and it will be ready for pickup at the elections office at “Will Call” when the voter arrives. The Multnomah County Duniway-Lovejoy Elections Building will be open until 8:00 PM tonight.

7-Things to know for the May 16 Special District Election

Multnomah County Elections provides an interpreter, free of charge to anyone who needs help voting in a language other than English. Additional voting and elections information in nine languages is online at multco.us/education-and-outreach/language-access-voters-needing-interpretation.

Voters who have returned their ballots can check their ballot status, get alerts, and receive access to a virtual “I Voted” sticker by signing up for Track Your Ballot, multco.us/elections/track-your-ballot.

Voters who have not yet returned their ballots can drop them off in person at any of the official 24-hour drop sites located throughout the county until 8:00 PM tonight. It is too late to mail ballots and postmarks do not count. Voters can also drop off their ballot at any Multnomah County Library location during regular library hours, multcolib.org/hours-and-locations.

Listed below and online at multco.us/elections/multnomah-county-official-ballot-drop-sites are all the official 24-hour ballot drop sites and Multnomah County Library locations available until 8:00 PM tonight, Tuesday, May 16. Official ballot drop boxes will be emptied regularly throughout the day and promptly at 8:00 PM tonight.

Official 24-hour ballot drop sites:

Multnomah County Duniway-Lovejoy Elections Building: 1040 SE Morrison St. (Box locations: east side of Southeast 11th between Southeast Morrison and Belmont and north side of Southeast Belmont between Southeast 10th and 11th)

A-Boy Supply: 7365 SW Barbur Blvd.

Central Library: 801 SW 10th Ave. Book return on backside of library on SW 11th Ave.

Goodwill Store: 3134 N Lombard St.

Gresham Library: 385 NW Miller Ave.

McDonald’s Restaurant: 2010 NE Cesar E. Chavez Blvd.  (Box location: west side of Northeast 40th Ave. between Northeast Tillamook and Hancock streets)

Midland Library: 805 SE 122nd Ave.

Regal Cinemas Movie Theater / M & M Car Wash: Southeast Division St. & 165th Ave., Portland - drop box located in Regal Cinemas parking lot behind M & M Car Wash

Pioneer Courthouse Square: Corner of SW 6th Ave. & SW Morrison. TEMPORARY LOCATION DUE TO CONSTRUCTION (Walk Up Only)

Multnomah County Library locations:

Albina: 3605 NE 15th Ave.

Belmont: 1038 SE 39th Ave.

Capitol Hill: 10723 SW Capitol Highway

Central: 801 SW 10th Ave.

Fairview-Columbia: 1520 NE Village St., Fairview

Gregory Heights: 7921 NE Sandy Blvd.

Gresham: 385 NW Miller Ave., Gresham

Hillsdale: 1525 SW Sunset Blvd.

Holgate: 7905 SE Holgate Blvd.

Hollywood: 4040 NE Tillamook St.

Kenton: 8226 N Denver Ave.

Midland: 805 SE 122nd Ave.

North Portland: 512 N Killingsworth St.

Northwest: 2300 NW Thurman St.

Rockwood: 17917 SE Stark St.

Sellwood-Moreland: 7860 SE 13th Ave.

St. Johns: 7510 N. Charleston Ave.

Troutdale: 2451 SW Cherry Park Rd., Troutdale

Woodstock: 6008 S.E. 49th Ave.

The Multnomah County Elections Division will begin releasing unofficial results at 8:00 PM tonight, at its office, online at bit.ly/MultCoMay2017 and on twitter at @MultCoElections. Unofficial election results will be updated on the website throughout election night as additional ballots are counted.