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.)