SNOHOMISH COUNTY, Wash., August 4, 2021 – The Snohomish County Auditor’s Office is seeking individuals to write statements for or against local ballot measures for the November 2, 2021 General Election local voters’ pamphlet. Pamphlets are delivered to every residence in the County.
Committees are comprised of up to three individuals, one of whom is designated chair and serves as a contact point for the Auditor’s Office. Committees may seek input from any number of other individuals or groups.
Individuals interested in participating on a committee should have a clear interest for or against the ballot measure, be able to work cooperatively with other committee members, and have time available through August 17. Most committees communicate through email.
Committees write a 250-word statement for or against local ballot measures in the local voters’ pamphlet. Committees also prepare a 75-word rebuttal to the opposition’s statement. Statements are due no later than at 5 p.m. August 12. Rebuttal statements are due no later than 5 p.m. August 17.
If you are interested in serving on a committee, email a statement of interest to firstname.lastname@example.org by 9 a.m. August 9 or contact the Auditor’s Office at (425) 388-3444. Individuals will be appointed by the County Auditor and will be notified on August 9.
A statement of interest includes your name, your contact information, the name of the ballot measure committee on which you would like to serve, and any information explaining why you should be on the committee.
Members are sought for the following committees:
- Fire District 19 Proposition No. 1 (Con Committee members needed)Levy Lid Lift for Fire Protection and Emergency Medical Services
- Fire District 21 Proposition No. 1 (Pro and Con Committee members needed) Authorizing Regular Property Tax Levy
- Snohomish Regional Fire & Rescue Proposition No. 1 (Con Committee members needed) Proposition Restoring Property Tax Levy for Fire Protection and Emergency Medical Services