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March 18, 2014 Primary Election
Voter Registration: The regular registration period will end
Tuesday, February 18.
Grace-period registration is open February 19 – March 15,
2014 at the Cook County Clerk’s office downtown. Grace period
registrants will either vote on touch screen voting equipment
immediately after registering or by absentee paper ballot. Grace period
registrants are not eligible to vote at the polls on Election Day or
take part in Early Voting.
Any registered suburban Cook County voter
may apply for a mail-in ballot. It is no longer necessary to provide a
reason. To obtain mail ballot application, visit www.cookcountyclerk.com
or the Wheeling Village Hall. Once an application has been submitted to
Cook County, a ballot will be mailed to the address indicated on the
application. The last day to request a mail ballot is March 13 and
absentee ballots must be postmarked by March 17, 2014.
Early voting will take place March 3 – March
15, 2014. For a full list of early voting locations visit
Cook County Clerk.
Nearby locations include the Arlington Heights and Northbrook Village
Halls. Remember to bring a government-issued photo ID.
To find out where your polling place is,
visit www.cookcountyclerk.com and enter your home address or birthday
under “Your Voter Information.”