Missoula County elections office prepares for Tuesday primary election

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Bradley Seaman, Missoula County elections administrator, explains the signature verification process during a tour on Monday.

Ballots at the Missoula County Elections office go through a multi-step process before being tabulated.

Jordan Hansen

Buzzing with activity, the Missoula County Elections office is nearly ready to begin counting ballots in the 2021 mail-in primary election.

Ballots can be dropped off at the Election Center at 140 Higgins Street until 8 p.m. Tuesday.

Ballots can be dropped off at five other locations from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday — the Missoula Public Library, Hellgate Elementary, Missoula County Fairgrounds, Missoula Early Learning Center and Franklin Elementary School.

In-person voting is not possible during this election, but completed and signed ballots in their affirmation envelopes can be dropped off at those locations. 

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