Maeve Kennedy Grimes, County Clerk
Public Services Building 820
820 Exchange Street, Suite 220
Astoria, OR
(503) 325-8511

The Elections Division administers all local elections within Clatsop County and registers voters, insuring compliance with federal, state and local laws.

The County Clerk is the chief election official of the County. The Clerk's Office checks ballot measures for timeliness and that they are worded accurately as required by law. The office plans, coordinates and conducts all elections in Clatsop County and ensures that elections are conducted according to statute and other legal requirements. The office directs the preparation and maintenance of records related to voting activities and candidate services. The clerk provides uniformity in the application, operation and interpretation of election laws and assures that the public is provided with complete and accurate information.


  • Reach us by phone at: (503) 325-8511  
  • Fax us at: (503) 325-9307
  • E-mail us at: clerk@co.clatsop.or.us
  • Visit us at: 820 Exchange St., 2nd Floor, Astoria.
  • Mail your inquiries to:
               Clatsop County Clerk
               820 Exchange St., Suite 220
               Astoria, OR 97103

We are open Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.