GRACE PERIOD REGISTRATION/VOTING
If you missed the February 16, 2016 deadline for voter registration you can still register and vote for the upcoming March 15, 2016 General Primary Election. Grace Period registration and voting begins on Wednesday February 17, 2016 and runs through Tuesday March 15, 2016.
Voters who register during the grace period must register in the office of the County Clerk and must cast their ballot that same day. Those people registering during the grace period cannot vote at their polling place on Election Day.
The registration requirements to be eligible to vote:
Must be a citizen of the United States;
Must be at least 18 years old by Election Day;
Must have been a resident of the precinct at least 30 days prior to Election Day.
When registering to vote, two forms of identification are required - one must show the current address of the applicant.
Individuals may register in person during normal office hours (Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.) at the Clerk’s office at Whiteside County Courthouse, 200 E. Knox St., Morrison, IL.
For more information, contact the Whiteside County Clerk’s office at 815-772-5189.