September 20, 2017

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

The next election in Multnomah County is a local Special Election, to be held on November 7, 2017. There are local ballot measures on the ballot and there will be no candidate races. Only eligible voters that live within the boundaries of the local districts on the ballot will receive a ballot. The districts on the ballot are Portland Community College, Alto Park Water and Hillsboro School.

The next election in Multnomah County is a local Special Election, to be held on November 7, 2017

Multnomah County Elections reminds voters that October 17 is the voter registration deadline for the November 7 Special Election. Oregon voters can register online at or fill out a paper Oregon Voter Registration Card available at the elections office, public library, Oregon DMV or post office.

Voters can sign up to track their ballot and get a virtual “I Voted” sticker. Text, email or voice alerts tell voters when the county elections office has mailed ballots. Alerts indicate whether the ballot has been accepted for counting or whether it requires further action by the voter. Inside the “Accepted Ballot” message voters will get access to a special Oregon “I Voted” sticker ready to share on social media. Multnomah County voters can sign up by visiting:

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 Multnomah County Elections wants all voters to be able to vote easily, privately and independently, understand the steps in voting, understand elections rules, and know who to ask for help.  

Multnomah County Duniway-Lovejoy Elections Building

Address: 1040 SE Morrison Street, Portland OR 97214
Phone: 503-988-3720