Time off for voting
Every employee is entitled, after giving notice, to two hours off work, provided that the employee's working hours begin less than 2 hours after the opening of the polls and end less than 2 hours before the closing of the polls.
2015 Important Events Calendar
|January 2015 Dates|
| Governor-Elect, Bruce Rauner - Republican, Inauguration Date||January 12, 2015 -|
| General: First day for mailing or delivery of absentee ballots||January 15, 2015|
| Primary: Last day for residents living outside US to apply||January 26, 2015 -|
|February 2015 Dates|
| Primary: Last day for the election authority to supply absentee ballot materials to local election officials||February 1, 2015 -|
| Primary: The election authority shall post a schedule for early voting at each location where early voting will happen.||February 4, 2015|
| Primary: Last day for early voting at the office of the election authority and permanent ||February 21, 2015 -|
| Primary: Last day for any registered voter presently within the confines of the United States, to vote in person||February 23, 2015|
| CONSOLIDATED PRIMARY ELECTION||February 24, 2015|
| Primary: Last day for election authority to receive application by mail from any registered voter||February 29, 2015|
|April 2015 Dates|
| CONSOLIDATED ELECTION||April 7, 2015|
|November 2015 Dates|
| General:DEADLINE,by noon, for circuit court clerk to receive absentee ballot applications from confined voters or voters caring for a confined person requesting delivery of a ballot by absentee voter board||November 2, 2015 -|
2016 Important Events Calendar
|March 2016 Dates|
| Primary Election Day||March 15, 2016|
|November 2016 Dates|
| General Election Day||November 8, 2016|
How can I find my polling location?
If you do not know where your polling place is,you can use www.elections.il.gov to Find Your Polling Place.
If you have any issues or questions, please contact your County Clerk
Poll Hours: 6 a.m. - 7 p.m
Regular elections are held on the third Tuesday in March (primary) and the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November (general) of even-numbered years. In odd-numbered years, some jurisdictions have a primary on the last Tuesday in February and all jurisdictions have an election on the first Tuesday of April (consolidated). Each voter must vote at his/her precinct polling place. Check your polling place location with the election authority for your jurisdiction.
Bring Appropriate identification with you to the polls
If you register by mail, you must vote in person the first time, either at the polling place, in-person absentee or early voting, unless you submit with your mail-in registration form your driver license number or state ID number, the last four digits of your social security number, or one of the forms of ID listed below. Voters voting under the provisions of UOCAVA and the Voting Accessibility for the Elderly and Handicapped Act do not have to vote in person for the first time after having registered by mail
Any of the following IDs may be used, even if expired:
- A current and valid photo identification
- Utility bill
- Bank statement
- Government check
- Lease or contract for residence
- Student ID and mail addressed to voter's residence
- Government document
If a voter's name doesn't appear on the official voter list or if his/her vote is successfully challenged, he may cast a provisional ballot . A voter who casts a provisional ballot may check the status of that ballot to determine whether it was tabulated.
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