November 4 Election Deadlines and Info
One of the most important duties and privileges we have as citizens is to cast our vote and elect leaders at the federal, state and local levels. Tuesday, November 4 is the next General Election. There is still time to register to vote, and in addition to in-person voting on Election Day, you can vote by mail, or vote early at Early Voting locations. Here are some key deadlines to pay attention to:
- Last day to register to vote is October 7.
- First day of Early Voting is October 20
- Last day to request a mail ballot is October 30
- Last day of Early Voting is November 2.
- Last day to mail your mail ballot is November 3
You can register to vote online here: https://ova.elections.il.gov/
Chicago residents can request vote by mail ballots here: http://www.chicagoelections.com/en/absentee-voting-and-voting-by-mail.html
Cook County residents can request vote by mail ballots here:
Chicago Early Voting sites and hours (from Oct. 20 - Nov. 2) are here:
Cook County Early Voting sites and hours (from Oct. 20 - Nov. 2) are here:
If you live outside of Chicago or Cook County, contact your local County Clerk to obtain vote by mail ballots and early voting locations.