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Be A Voter

A Nonpartisan Resource for the April 2, 2019 Consolidated Election

 

Register to Vote | Important Dates | Sample BallotsCandidates | Local News & ForumsGovernment Sites


April 2, 2019 is the election of local officials to serve on boards that serve their community.  The election is nonpartisan by nature and include a wide range of municipal offices.

 

What offices are on the ballot?

  • Library trustees
  • Park district commissioners
  • School board members
  • Community college trustee
  • Regional board of school trustees
  • Waterway management agency director
  • Fire protection district trustees

REGISTER TO VOTE / REQUEST AN ABSENTEE BALLOT

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 IMPORTANT DATES

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 SAMPLE BALLOTS

Lake County Voter Power – An excellent resource for registered voters which allows you to view a sample ballot, a list of your districts, your polling place, and a copy of your voter registration card. You will need to provide some basic information including your name, date of birth, and house number. Sample ballots available in early March. (En Español).

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CANDIDATES

* Indicates incumbent candidate

Some candidate pages may require a Facebook account to view.

 

Village Board of Trustees

  • Richard Glogovsky*
  • Bob Madland
  • Dan Sugrue*
  • John Wagener*

Oak Grove School District 68

  • Amy Frantz
  • Anthony Giamis*
  • Agata P. Karpowicz
  • Raabia Khan

Village Board of Trustees

  • Danielle R. Gran
  • Charles K. Jennings
  • Joseph G. Zielinski

Village Board of Trustees

Libertyville School District 70

  • Maura Kennedy
  • Amie M. Krummick
  • Linda Lucke*

Community High School District 128

Village Board of Trustees

  • Pamela P. Fantus*
  • Jan Pink*
  • Pamela J. Sheldon* 
  • Timothy J. Towne*

Rondout School District 72

  • Jennifer Koenig*
  • Bernard Tucker*

Village Board of Trustees

Hawthorn School District 73

Community High School District 128


Vernon Hills Park District Commissioner

  • Cynthia Kessler*

Library Board

District #532 Trustees

Regional School Board of Trustees

  • Phillip DeRuntz*
  • Julie C. Gonka*
  • Alison Baker Frank Packer*
  • Chase Thomas
  • Joye Williams

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LOCAL NEWS & FORUMS

ARTICLES

Daily Herald Elections 2019 Page – News, endorsements, and candidate profiles for elections affecting the Northwest Suburbs.

 

Libertyville

Libertyville village board candidates share views on the issues.” Daily Herald. 20 February 2019:Section Neighbor  Pages 1,3. Print. (library card required).

Proposed Oak Trails Subdivision Appeal

Craftsman Cafe Interviews – Donna Johnson | Pete Garrity | Jeanine Chyna | Scott Adams

 

Vernon Hills

”Vernon Hills village board candidates express their views.” Daily Herald. 27 February 2019. Section Neighbor. Pages 1-2. Print.  (library card required)

Hawthorn District 73 candidates address budget deficit

“School District 73 candidates express their views.” Daily Herald 13 March 2019. Section Neighbor. Pages 1-2. Print. (library card required)

 

Mettawa

Mettawa Board discusses upcoming issues

“Mettawa trustee candidates express their views”. Daily Herald 7 March 2019. Section Neighbor page 3. Print. (library card required)

 

Oak Grove

“Oak Grove candidates discuss issues facing D68.” Daily Herald. 27 February 2019. Section Neighbor. Page 3. Print. (library card required)

Oak Grove District 68 candidates look beyond building projects

 

District 128

School District 128 candidates express their views.” Daily Herald 20 February 2019: Pages 1,3. Print. (library card required).

 

College of Lake County

“College of Lake County candidates discuss issues.” Daily Herald 6 March 2019 Section Neighbor. Page 2. Print. (library card required)

3 vie for 2 open seats: Candidates seeking spots on College of Lake County Board

 

Cook Memorial Public Library District

Cook Memorial library board candidates have different reasons for running

 

FORUMS

Libertyville Township School Board Forum

Archived video from February 5, 2019 event at the Libertyville Civic Center.

No Facebook account or login required to view.

This was a nonpartisan event sponsored by the Libertyville Township Democratic Organization.

 

Meet Your Municipal Office Candidates Forum

Archived Facebook videos from March 8, 2019 event at the Libertyville Civic Center.

No Facebook account or login required to view.

This was a nonpartisan event sponsored by the Libertyville Township Democratic Organization.

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GOVERNMENT SITES

Office of Lake County Clerk – The official website of the Lake County Clerk; with answers to questions like “Who can register to vote?” and “Where do I vote?”. (En Español)

 

Lake County Voter Power – View a copy of your ballot, list of districts, polling place, and a copy of your voter registration card by providing some basic information (i.e. name, date of birth, etc.). (En Español)

 

Lake County Voter Information – A helpful FAQ for Lake County voters. (En Español)

 

Special Voter Circumstances – Useful information on how to vote in a variety of circumstances including from a hospital and nursing home.

 

Lake County Election Calendar – List of important election dates. (En Español)

 

Federal Voting Assistance Program – The federal Voting assistance for Service Members, their families, and overseas citizens.

 

What to expect on Election Day – An informative video produced by the Lake County Clerk’s Office detailing the process of voting at the polls.

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