Clark County voter turnout ahead of today’s primary election stood just below 30 percent Monday, approaching the total turnout figure for the most recent comparable election.
Out of 303,758 eligible voters, 89,561 had turned in ballots by Monday, according to the Clark County Elections Office. Polls close at 8 p.m.
Highlighting today’s ballot are races narrowing the field for Washington governor, the state’s 3rd Congressional District and Clark County Council District 3. Finalists for 18th District Senate, both 49th District House seats, a Ridgefield School District bond and several other ballot items will also be decided.
First results will be released about 8:15 p.m. and will be posted on the county’s website and at www.columbian.com. More returns will be released over the next few days.