King County Elections

UPDATE: North Highline voters saying no to Burien annexation

Annexation to Burien is being soundly rejected by North Highline voters.

As of Nov. 7, here are the results from King County elections:

For annexation
Votes 1,278
Percent 35.73

Against annexation
Votes 2,298
Percent 64.26

The first round of returns, released at 8 p.m. on Nov. 6 had 1,195 (36.43 percent) yes votes for annexation and 2,085 (63.56 percent) no votes.

The final tally will be certified by the county on Nov. 27, but it appears, at this point, North Highline will remain unincorporated.

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