Vote in the Feb. 9, other elections

The Arlington Fire Department will ask Arlington voters to vote by Feb. 9. The choice will affect your property taxes and how fire service will be delivered in Arlington. These elections matter. You will get your voter pamphlet and ballot by mail. Please make your choice and then get on the phone! Well, reach out on all your devices to your friends and neighbors and encourage them be informed and vote! You can find out more about the vote in Arlington at 2 virtual events which are listed at www.arlingtonwa.gov/672/Regional-Fire-Authority-RFA

The League of Women Voters believes “that democratic government depends upon the informed and active participation of its citizens.” These off-year elections can decide what curriculum your children will be taught; whether storytime, classes and events are available at your library, whether surface water management will solve floods in your neighborhood, and more. Vote on behalf of yourself and your children. Presidential campaigns roll around every four years. In between those years there are local and state elections that will affect our lives here in Snohomish County. Your vote matters!

Kate Lunceford

League of Women Voters of Snohomish County

Bothell

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