Williamson Co. Voter Registration Deadlines Announced

Williamson Co. Voter Registration Deadlines Announced

MARION – Williamson County Clerk Amanda Barnes announced Tuesday deadlines for registering to vote in the Nov. 3 General Election.

Barnes said by October 6, if an individual wants to register to vote in person and will be 18 years of age on or before Election Day, live in Illinois and have been a resident of the precinct for 30 days prior to the date of the General Election, he/she may register to vote by bringing two forms of identification with at least one showing your current address when you register to vote.

To register online, the deadline of which is October 18, an individual will need a valid driver’s license or ID, click here, then click on “Election Info” button and select the “Online Registration” button.

Should someone miss the October 6, 2020 deadline, he/she may register to vote or change address at the County Clerk’s office during Grace Period Registration, beginning October 7 until November 3.  He/she must also vote at the time of registering at the County Clerk’s office as required by law and will not be allowed to vote at his/her polling place on Election Day.

To check voter registration, polling locations, apply for a vote-by-mail ballot or check the status of a vote-by-mail ballot, click here.

For more information, visit the County Clerk’s office in the Williamson County Administration Building or call 998-2112.

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