election 2019 logo elex

Yakima County will have a three-day special filing window for elected positions that received no applications during the regular filing period in May, according to the Yakima County Auditor's Office.

The county’s special filing period will run Monday through Wednesday, Aug. 12-14. Fifteen positions are accepting candidates, including city council positions in Harrah and Naches and positions in fire protection, sewer, school and park districts.

Town of Harrah

  • Council Position 1, two-year term.
  • Council Position 3, four-year term.

Town of Naches

  • Council Position 2, two-year term
  • Park and Recreation Commission District 1, four-year term
  • Park and Recreation Commissioner District 2, four-year term
  • Park and Recreation Commissioner District 3, two-year term
  • Park and Recreation Commissioner District 4, four-year term
  • Naches Valley School District Director District 5, four-year term

Other openings

  • Cowiche Sewer District: Commissioner Position 3, two-year term.
  • Fire Protection District No. 3: Commissioner Position 2, two-year term;
  • Fire Protection District No. 3: Commissioner Position 3, four-year-term
  • Fire Protection District No. 7: Commissioner Position 2, six-year term
  • Fire Protection District No. 10: Commissioner Position 1, four-year term
  • Fire Protection District No. 10: Commissioner Position 2, six-year term
  • Fire Protection District No. 10: Commissioner Position 3, two-year term

The election is Nov. 5. Interested individuals can call the Yakima County Elections Department at 509-574-1340.

Editor's note: This story has been updated to include another opening.

Reach Lex Talamo at ltalamo@yakimaherald.com or on Twitter: @LexTalamo.