Elections

Next Election – General Primary: Tuesday, March 17, 2020

  • Must present Voters Card or State Issued I.D. to vote.
  • Early Grace Period Voting will be held only at the:
    Ford County Clerk’s Office
    200 W. State Street, Rm. 101, Paxton, IL 60957
  • Open Monday – Friday: 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM (See Election Schedule for days closed for Holidays)
    (For more information, please call the County Clerk’s Office at (217) 379-9400)
  • The last day to register to vote is February 18, 2020

Special Events & News

  • A public test will be held at the Clerk’s Office on Friday, ** To Be Announced **, @ 1:00 PM
  • Open on Saturday, March 14, 2020, 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM for Early and Grace Period Voting
  • Mail voting begins – February 6, 2020 (if available)
  • Mail voting ends – March 12, 2020
  • Early voting begins – February 6, 2020 (if available)
  • Early voting ends – March 16, 2020
  • Grace Period voting begins – February 19, 2020
  • Grace Period voting ends – March 17, 2020
    (Grace Period allows people to register and vote at the same time during this period.
    Voter must have 2 forms of ID, one with the voter’s current name and address. Only in the County Clerk’s Office.)

List of News Releases for March 17, 2020 General Primary Election

PETITION PICK UP INFORMATION FOR MARCH 17, 2020

2019 PURGE INFORMATION

2020 NEW POLLING LOCATION FOR BUTTON TWP VOTERS

** Coming Soon – MARCH 17, 2020 ON SITE SCHEDULE

** Coming Soon – DISABLED & ELDERLY VOTING INFORMATION

** Coming Soon – EARLY VOTING INFORMATION

** Coming Soon – ELECTION INFORMATION

** Coming Soon – INFORMATION ABOUT THE PRIMARY ELECTION

** Coming Soon – PUBLIC TEST WITH TOUCH SCREEN