Now, folks out in the West Richland area will find it easier to cast their ballot, starting with the primary in August.

The Benton County Auditor's office and the City of West Richland have added a new drive up ballot drop box. It's located at the City's Municipal Services Building on Belmont Drive.

It joins the other one recently added at the West Richland City Hall. Ballots were mailed July 12th, County officials say if you haven't received yours yet, contact the Auditor's office at (509)-736-2727.  For a list of ballot drop boxes, click here.