A registered voter may also vote by mail ballot (absentee). Voter's can begin to request a vote by mail ballot on Wednesday August 10, 2016. Ballots will not be mailed out to you until Thursday September 29, 2016. Mailed applications for a vote by mail ballot must be received by the election authority (County Clerk's Office) no later than Thursday November 3, 2016. Ballots must be postmarked by midnight Monday November 7, 2016.
The courthouse will be closed on Monday October 10, 2016 in observance of Columbus Day.
To request a vote by mail ballot, call the County Clerk's office at 815-772-5189
Voters can print off and mail in an Application For Vote By Mail Ballot