Here is the Times editorial board recommendations for the Nov. 3 election.

ANOTHER election is just around the corner. The Times editorial board has been interviewing candidates and proponents and opponents of major issues that will appear on the November ballot.

Oct. 4— Referendum 71

Approve Referendum 71 in the name of fundamental fairness for all Washington families

Oct. 5— King County Assessor


Albertini for assessor

Oct. 6— Issaquah City Council


Elect McCarry and Marts

Oct. 7— Everett mayor


Everett Mayor Ray Stephanson is endorsed for re-election

Oct. 8— King County Charter Amendment No. 4


‘Yes’ for open space with charter amendment

Oct. 8— Seattle city attorney


Vote for Pete Holmes

Oct. 11— Initiative 1033


Reject Initiative 1033

Oct. 13— King County Council, Position 9


The Times recommends re-electing Reagan Dunn

Oct. 14— Port of Seattle


Albro and Holland for Port commission

Oct. 15— Seattle City Council


Vote for Conlin, Bagshaw, Israel and Rosencrantz

Oct. 16— Seattle School Board


Smith-Blum, Chin and DeBell for Seattle School Board

Oct. 18— King County Executive


The Times recommends Susan Hutchison

Oct. 19— Seattle housing levy


Support the 2009 Seattle housing levy

Oct. 19— Pierce County Charter Amendment 3


Keep ranked-choice voting

Oct. 20— Bellevue City Council


Elect Orrico, Wallace, Davidson and Robertson

Oct. 21— Mayor of Kent


Re-elect Kent Mayor Suzette Cooke

Oct. 22— Kirkland City Council


Vote for McBride, Sweet, Walen, Marchione

Oct. 23— Sammamish City Council


Elect James, Vance, Gerend and Odell

Oct. 25— Mayor of Seattle


Joe Mallahan for mayor of Seattle

Oct. 26— Snohomish County Council


Re-elect Koster, Gossett and Somers