Final Election Results:

Updated Nov. 25, 2009 7:49pm

Candidate

Total

Percentage

Approved

90,661

53.0951%

Rejected

80,091

46.9049%


Key Dates:

Oct. 5, 2009
Mail-in/online registration ends

Oct. 16, 2009
Absentee ballots mailed

Oct. 26, 2009
In person registration ends

Nov. 3, 2009
Election Day


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Oak Harbor Phone Bank to Call Yes Voters

Nov. 1, 2009 - Windermere Oak Harbor (Oak Harbor, WA)

Volunteers needed for this event to call yes voters and remind them to vote. Join a group of other volunteers. Telephone lists, script, instructions and refreshments provided. Drop in for an hour or stay longer. Bring a friend! Event begins at 1pm on Sunday, November 1st, 2009. See the Yes for Libraries Facebook page for additional information.

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Added: Oct. 29, 2009


Informal Campaign Meetup

Oct. 22, 2009 - Scuttlebutt Brewing Co. (Everett, WA)

Join us at an informal campaign meet up at the Scuttlebutt Brewing Co. to cheer on the campaign! Let's get together before the election to brainstorm ideas for continuing to get the word out to our sponsors. There will also be open time for other topics including but not limited to website content. Meeting starts at 4pm on Thursday, October 22, 2009.

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Added: Oct. 15, 2009


Informal Campaign Meetup

Oct. 16, 2009 - Scuttlebutt Brewing Co. (Everett, WA)

Join us at an informal campaign meet up at the Scuttlebutt Brewing Co. to cheer on the campaign! Let's get together before the election to brainstorm ideas for continuing to get the word out to our sponsors. There will also be open time for other topics including but not limited to website content. Meeting starts at 4pm on Friday, October 16, 2009.

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Added: Oct. 15, 2009


Volunteer Information Meeting

Sep. 26, 2009 - Mukilteo City Hall (Mukilteo, WA)

As we draw close to October and absentee ballot mailing, there will be many opportunities to volunteer your time to help make the final push to November 3. We have scheduled a campaign meeting for Saturday, September 26, from 1pm to 3pm at the Mukilteo City Hall. Discussion items include: postcard mailing and hand-messaging campaign, follow up calling to yes voters, campaign signs, and areas where we should target our vote yes message for the next five weeks. Other topics may be announced at the meeting.

Added: Sep. 22, 2009


Laughing With the Stars

Sep. 19, 2009 - Coupeville Elementary School Multi-Purpose Room (Coupeville, WA)

Event Update: Photo's added.

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Join Charlie "The Noiseguy" Williams and Nancy Stewart for an afternoon of noisy fun, laughter and music to support the "Yes for Libraries" campaign. You won't want to miss the guest appearances from some of your favorite children's authors and entertainers, such as Pierr Morgan. Other special guests to be announced. Music by Chance of Rain. $3 child/$5 adult/$10 family. Event starts at 2pm, on Saturday, September 19, 2009.

Laughing With The Stars

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Added: Sep. 6, 2009


Oak Harbor Volunteer Calling Night

Sep. 14, 2009 - Windemere Oak Harbor (Oak Harbor, WA)

Event Update: Photo's added.

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Reach out to potential yes voters with a group of other volunteers. Telephone lists, scripts, instructions, and refreshments provided. Drop in for an hour or stay longer. Bring a friend! The meeting will be from 5:30pm to 8:30pm at the Oak Harbor Windemere.

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Added: Sep. 6, 2009


Learn more about the Yes For Libraries campaign

Aug. 27, 2009 - Trinity Lutheran Church (Freeland, WA)

Event Update: The meeting was led by Cheryl Telford and attended by staff and library supporters; the group discussed ways to support the campaign including calling voter lists, organizing a fundraising event on Whidbey Island featuring local performers, and a having an information table at the local farmer's market.

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Whidbey after hours campaign get together, Thursday, August 27, 2009 from 5:30pm to 6:30pm. The meeting will be held in the older church closest to highway 525. For supporters traveling north on highway 525, turn left on Woodard Avenue and go around the newer building and through the parking lot. Supporters traveling south on highway 525 can turn right directly into the older building's parking area. More information is available on our Facebook page.

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Added: Aug. 17, 2009


How can you help with the Yes for Libraries campaign?

Aug. 26, 2009 - County Annex, Commissioners Hearing Room B102 (Coupeville, WA)

Residents of Central Whidbey that would like to help the Yes for Libraries campaign can learn what they can do to help at this meeting, from 5:30pm - 7:00pm at the County Annex in the Commissioners Room B102 on Wednesday, August 26th. Refreshments will be available.

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Added: Aug. 22, 2009


Yes for Libraries meeting for Camano Island supporters

Aug. 20, 2009 - Commons area at Terry's Corner (Camano Island, WA)

Yes for Libraries is holding a meeting at the Terry's Corner common area (outside the Camano Island Pilot Project) Thursday, August 20, 2009 from 5:30pm - 6:30pm. For more information, check out the Yes for Libraries Facebook page.

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Added: Aug. 16, 2009

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