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Voter Services

Who is on the ballot in the next election? How to register to vote? ...and more

2019 Consolidated Municipal Elections

There will be consolidated municipal elections on April 2, 2019.

Forums and Meet & Greet events will be hosted for many local contests.

March 3 - Downers Grove School Boards and Park District Candidates Meet & Greet, 1 - 3 PM, American Legion, 4000 Saratoga, Downers Grove

March 7 - Downers Grove Mayor and Village Council Candidates Forum, 6:45 - 9:15 PM, Downers Grove Village Hall

March 10 - Woodridge Park District, School Board, Library, and Village Trustees Candidates Meet & Greet, 2 - 4 PM, Woodridge Library 3 Plaza Drive, Woodridge

March 12 - Lisle School Board Candidates Forum, 7 - 9 PM, Lisle Village Hall

Local Elections are just as important as presidential and congressional elections. Village mayors and commissioners, library and park district officials determine service where you live. Decisions are made about how to spend your tax dollars.

Voter Registration Information

Register, then Vote!

Before an election, find your polling place, information about the next election, information about voter registration, polling places and candidates at The DuPage Election Commission:

http://www.dupageco.org/election

To vote, you must -

1, Be at least 18 years old on Election Day
2. Be a US citizen
3. Have lived in your election precinct for at least 30 days prior to Election Day
4. Not currently in jail after felony conviction
5. Not claim the right to vote anywhere else

Voting Information

Early Voting

Early Voting is a period of time before local and National elections that allows you to vote. During early voting, you must vote in person and you are never required to give a reason why you're voting early. On the DuPage County Election Commission website, find locations for early voting.

http://www.dupageco.org/election

Voting By Mail

In order to vote by mail, you obtain an application in person, online, or by mail, and return the ballot to an election authority.

Get more information about voting by mail at the Illinois State Board of Elections website.

http://www.elections.il.gov

Candidate Information & Sample Ballot

Discover candidate resources, including a candidate guide and judicial vacancies.

Illinois Voter Guide is now available. Print out your ballot.

http://www.IllinoisVoterGuide.org

College of DuPage Candidate Information

College of DuPage Trustee Election Information: Four candidates are running for two slots. Candidate are: Annette Corrigan, Marc Incrocci, Dan Bailey and Maureen Dunne

For candidate information:

1. https://illinoisvoterguide.org/

2. Go to the website of the League of Women Voters, Elmhurst (lwvelmhurst.org) to see a recording of that chapter's Candidate Forum. The Part 2 video includes the COD Trustee candidates.

3. Attend the March 16 Forum being held by the League of Women Voters, Glen Ellyn being held at the Glen Ellyn Historical Society, 800 Main Street. College of DuPage candidates are scheduled for 11:30.