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Be A Voter

Be A Voter

A nonpartisan resource for the June 28, 2022 General Primary Election

Essential Resources | Registration & Early Voting | Important Dates | Election Authorities | Education/News | Political Parties


Primary election: “an election used either to narrow the field of candidates for a given elective office or to determine the nominees for political parties in advance of a general election.” –Ballotpedia


ESSENTIAL RESOURCES FOR VOTERS

Lake County Voter Power – A powerhouse research tool for currently registered voters. (En Español)

  • View a copy of your ballot
  • See a list of districts
  • Find your polling place
  • Request an absentee ballot by providing some basic information (i.e. name, date of birth, etc.).

 

Voter’s Bill of Rights – Know your rights as a voter.

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VOTER REGISTRATION & EARLY VOTING

Early voting sites are open June 13-June 27. Voter registration is available at these sites if you are not registered.

Hours: Mon-Fri 9am-5pm | Sat 9am-2pm | Sun Closed

 

Closest to Cook Park Library

Lake County Permit Facility · 500 W. Winchester Rd., Libertyville, IL 60048
(847)377-2410

 

Closest to Aspen Drive Library

Vernon Township Community Center · 2900 N. Main St., Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
(847)634-4600

 

All Early Voting Locations

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 IMPORTANT DATES

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ELECTION AUTHORITIES

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

 

Illinois State Board of Elections – A quick and easy way to find candidate filings, general election information, and to verify if you are registered to vote in Illinois.

 

USA.gov – An interagency portal of the United States government including information on voting and the election process.

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EDUCATING VOTERS

BallotReady – A one stop shop where you can check your registration, make a plan to vote, and research every name and measure on the ballot.

 

Ballotpedia– “The Encyclopedia of American Politics” including sample ballots and candidate profiles.

 

Local Election News Coverage:

 

TurboVote – Sign up to receive text reminders about upcoming elections including: dates, how to check voter registration or request an absentee ballot/vote early, and the address of your election day polling place..

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POLITICAL PARTIES

DEMOCRATIC PARTY – National | Illinois | Lake County

 

GREEN PARTY – National | Illinois | Lake County

 

LIBERTARIAN PARTY – National | Illinois | Lake County

 

REPUBLICAN PARTY – National | Illinois | Lake County

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This page is compiled and maintained by librarians at the Cook Memorial Public Library District. Links to political parties are for informational purposes only and do not in any way constitute an endorsement.

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Last updated June 9, 2022


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