In Cook County this election will determine who the party candidates will be in the November election for Cook County Board President, Cook County Sheriff, Cook County Clerk, Cook County Treasurer, Cook County Assessor, all 3 Cook County Board of Review Commissioners,all 17 Cook County Board Commissioners, and several Metropolitan Water Reclamation District (MWRD) Commissioners.
Also party candidates will be selected for state and federal offices and judicial positions for the November election.
Registration, Voting Locations and Dates, Registration Verification, & Sample Ballots
In person on Election Day at home precinct for all and at 69 W. Washington and Union Station for Suburban residents
Vote by Mail
Apply online for a Vote-by-Mail ballot at applicable Election Authorities’ web sites by 5 pm on Thurs., June 23 (NOTE: this method has lots of advantages, including that you will receive messages via email, such as your application has been approved, your ballot has been mailed, and your ballot has been received back and processed)
Can also mail or deliver to the Election authority a paper request, but again it must be received by 5 pm on Thurs., June 23
As part of the application for the ballot, may also request to be on the permanent vote-by-mail list.
Note: for a primary election, must also identify which party ballot you want mailed to you (Democratic, Green, Libertarian, or Republican. Or non-partisan, but then you can only vote on referenda, if any, that are part of the primary election.)
Completed Vote-by-mail ballots must
be mailed and postmarked on or beforeTuesday, June 28 OR
be delivered to secure drop boxes at Early Voting sites or the applicable Election Authority’s office on or before Tuesday, June 28
Can also bring blank ballot and go instead to vote in person on June 28.
Starts Thursday, May 26 for Chicago residents at the Supersite at 191 N. Clark
Starts Wednesday, June 1 for Suburban residents at 69 W. Washington pedway and suburban Court Houses
Starts Monday, June 13 in all 50 wards for Chicago residents and at suburban sites (June 14 at Union Station) for Suburban residents.
Ends for all on Monday, June 27
The Chicago Board of Elections and Cook County Clerk’s web sites should shortly have the list of Early Voting sites
Election Day Voting – Tuesday, June 28 from 6 am to 7 pm at local precincts for all; plus for Chicago residents at Chicago Early Voting sites; plus for Suburban residents at 69 W. Washington pedway and Union Station