Oops! Ballot misprint for Orcas Senior Center election

Recently, Orcas Senior Center sent 1,300 Special Election Newsletters with mail-in ballots for the Orcas District Committee election beginning June 21, 2021. A candidate notified us of a misprint on page three of the newsletter. On page three in the Mail-in Ballot Instructions box, it states that ballots must be received by Thursday, June 1, 2021. The correct date and time that mail-in ballots must be received Thursday, July 1, 2021 at 3:30 p.m.

Orcas Senior Center will be conducting an election for the Orcas District Committee June 21 through July 1, 2021. Orcas District Committee (ODC) is the operating committee for the Orcas District of the Senior Services Council of San Juan County nonprofit.

To participate in the Orcas District Committee Election, vote in person at Orcas Senior Center (62 Henry Road) June 21 through July 1, 2021, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., or Thursday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. If you are unable to vote in-person, call (360) 919-9312 or email admin@orcasseniors.org to arrange to pick up a mail-in ballot.

Voters must prove eligibility by providing evidence of residency on Orcas, Waldron, Obstruction, Crane, or Clark Islands with a current Washington State issued identification (e.g., driver’s license). Voters must also show that they are either age 60 or over, with official documents showing age (e.g., driver’s license, passport), or have a disability, in which case they will be asked to certify with a signature that they are living with a disability.

To read about the Orcas District Committee candidates, go to www.orcasseniors.org, call (360) 919-9312, or email admin@orcasseniors.org to arrange to pick up a Special Election Newsletter.

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