VOTING Frequently asked questions(FAQ):
  • Early voting starts October 19 at any location


  • Vote By Mail : Voter Power for Registered Voters                                                Apply online NOW to receive a ballot in Lake or Cook                                           Ballot must be postmarked by Election Day, Nov. 3
  • You may also use a secure drop box.                                                                    Secure Drop box location – Lake County                                                                 Secure Drop box location – Cook County                

Check if you are registered to vote               

  •  Register at Early Voting or Election Day.                                                              — Bring two forms of ID one of which shows current address;                                  — Naturalization information if applicable.

 Voter Registration until Oct 18 :   Voter Registration  

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 Requirements for voting in Illinois
  1. You must be a United States Citizen.
  2. You must be 17 years old on or before the date of the Primary Election (November 6) and turn 18 on or before the date of the General Election (November 6).
  3. You must live in your election precinct at least 30 days prior to Election Day.
  4. You must not be serving a sentence of confinement in any penal institution as a result of a conviction.
  5. You may not claim the right to vote anywhere else.


  1. Know your precinct from your tax bill, voter cards or on the website.
  2. Check your registration status
  3. Mark key dates including early election dates. Vote early in any election station in lake county.
  4. Obtain vote by mail forms if more convenient
  5. Attend Candidate forums
  6. Check NIAMA website for candidate list
  7. Check website for Candidate’s list