All persons may register to vote who are citizens of the United States and will be 18 years of age on or before April 6, 2021, Consolidated Election Day, and will have lived in the State of Illinois and in the precinct of residence 30 days prior to the date of the Consolidated Election.
If you are registered but your latest Voter Identification Card does not reflect your current address you must report the changes in writing. If your name has changed, you must re-register. Registration and name changes requires two forms of ID, one with current name and address.
Tuesday, March 9, 2021, is the last day for voter registration or transfer with the Election Authority andDeputy Registrars before the Consolidated Election. Online Voter Registrationcontinues through the Illinois State Board of Elections website at www.elections.il.gov from Wednesday, March 10, 2021 through Sunday, March 21, 2021.
Grace Period registration or change of address will begin on March 10, 2021, and ends on April 5, 2021, only within the County Clerk’s Office. Use of the privilege requires the applicant to present two forms of ID, one with current name/address, and to vote on the day of application.
Vote by Mail applications will be available January 4, 2021, through April 1, 2021. Ballots will not be mailed any earlier than February 25, 2021, and continue through April 1, 2021. Ballots must be postmarked or returned by April 6, 2021.
Applications for Ballot are available for printable download or online submission at www.woodford-county.org Hover over “Government”. Click on Election and Voting Information. Choose Vote By Mail-Online Application or Vote By Mail-Ballot Application on the left side of screen. An application can also be requested by calling the Woodford County Clerk’s Office. Ballots will be mailed beginning February 25, 2021.
Early Voting will be conducted at the Woodford County Courthouse, 115 N. Main, Eureka, Illinois.
- February 25-26, 2021 (Thursday & Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.)
- March 1-5, 2021 (Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.)
- March 8-11, 2021 (Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.)
- March 16-19, 2021 (Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.)
- March 22-26, 2021 (Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.)
- March 29-31, 2021 (Monday through Wednesday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.)
- April 1, 2021 (Thursday from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.)
- April 2, 2021 (Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.)
- April 3, 2021 (Saturday from 8 a.m. to Noon)
- April 5, 2021 (Monday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.)
Illinois residents may check their registration online by going to www.elections.il.gov and clicking “Voters” and then clicking “Am I Registered to Vote in Illinois”.
If you have any questions regarding your registration, please consult this office prior to the deadlines. Dawn L. Kupfer, Woodford County Clerk, 115 N. Main, Room 202, Eureka, IL, 309-467-2822.