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General Election November 6, 2018

Your Voter Information

The Cook County Clerk’s Office provides an online voter information tool to check your registration status, polling place, elected officials and more.

Register to Vote

Register to vote or change your registration at Village Hall. To register, you must appear in person with two forms of identification,  Identifcation must include one piece with a current address (although neither need be a picture ID).

Acceptable forms of identification include:

  • Illinois Drivers License
  • Illinois State ID
  • Social Security Card
  • Utility Bill in Applicant’s Name
  • Employee or Student ID Card
  • Credit Card
  • Birth Certificate
  • Mail postmarked to applicant

Registration is closed by Cook County law 30 days before an election and for five days after an election.

Ways to Vote

Early Voting

Early voting is open to all registered voters whether or not you will be out of town on Election Day. You may early vote at Maybrook Square (located east of 1st Avenue north of the Eisenhower Expressway in Maywood) or any other Cook County early voting site.

Check the Cook County Clerk’s website for early voting locations.

College Student Voting

Check the Campus Voter Project to view options for voting.