Election Information

To ensure the integrity of your voted ballot, drop it off at an official drop off site, or put it into the U.S. Mail – with the proper postage. The official ballot drop off location in King City is at City Hall located at 15300 S.W. 116th Ave, King City, Oregon.

Are you interested in running for an elected position in the City of King City for the November 6th, 2018 General Election? Read about the elections process and learn more about the requirements for running for City Council positions. Click here for more information.

Upcoming Positions:
The city has four (4) at-large Council Position coming open, and those winners of the election will complete the 4- year term that will commence on January 1st, 2019 and will expire on December 31st, 2023. The City Elections Officer (the "City Recorder") will accept nomination papers comprising a petition from 8:30 a.m. on, May 30, 2018, through 5:00 p.m. on August 28, 2018.
Appointments are highly recommended.

City Council Candidate Filings:
The following is a list of candidates for the November 6, 2018 City Council election:
Disclaimer:The city posts these documents for informational purposes only and neither endorses nor opposes the matter or candidate.

Candidate 18-01, David N. Platt
Incumbent: Candidate 18-02, Kenneth W. Gibson
Candidate 18-04, Micah Paulsen
Incumbent: Candidate 18-05 Jaimie A. Fender

Important Dates:
If you are interested in running for office, here are some critical dates for your calendar:

May 6, 2018 Any person running for City office must have been a City resident by this date.

May 30, 2018 First day to file nomination papers comprising a petition with the City Elections Officer. Note: signature sheets (petition) must be approved before being circulated.

August 28, 2018 Last day to file nomination papers comprising a petition with the City Elections Officer.

August 31, 2018 Last day to withdraw candidacy.

September 6, 2018 Final day for City Elections Officer to submit names of candidates for the November 6, 2018, General Election.

September 10, 2018 Last day to file candidate statements for City positions with the County Elections Office for the voters’ pamphlet.

Oct 17 – Oct 23, 2018 County Elections Office mails out ballots.

November 6, 2018 Election Day.

January 2, 2019 Oath of Office administered at the first Council meeting after certified election results received from the County.

Besure to check out the future election. Click here for more information.

Election Offices

City of King City
Ronnie Smith, City Elections Official
15300 SW 116th Ave
King City, OR 97224


Washington County Elections Division
Mickie Kawai, Elections Manager
3100 SW Murray Blvd, Suite 101
Beaverton, OR 97005


Secretary of State Elections Division
141 State Capitol
Salem, OR 97310