There will be a special three-day filing period held August 14-16 for offices up for election in which no candidate filed during the official candidate filing week in May. In all, there were 15 county positions that remain without a candidate.
There are three positions in Point Roberts lacking candidates; one each in the parks, hospital and cemetery district. All offices will be on the November 5 general election ballot.
Declarations of candidacy can be filed:
Online filing will open at 8:30 a.m., Wednesday, August 14, and will close at 4:30 p.m., Friday, August 16.
In person: Whatcom County Auditor’s Office, 311 Grand Ave., Suite 103, Bellingham. Wednesday, August 14 – Friday, August 16, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.