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2014 ELECTION INFORMATION
Gubernatorial General Election - November 4, 2014
(PLEASE NOTE: The Village of Palatine will not be an Early Voting Site for this Election. The closest locations are the Palatine Township, 721 S. Quentin or the Rolling Meadows Court House, 2121 Euclid Ave., Rm. 238. For a complete listing of Early Voting sites and hours, click here.)
To view a sample ballot, click here.
October 7 - Last day to register to vote. To verify your registration visit www.cookcountyclerk.com
For information on Election Day registration, please click here.
October 8 - First day of Grace Period Registration and Voting
October 20 - First day of Early Voting
October 30 - Last day to request a mail ballot, including military and overseas voters
November 2 - Last day of Early Voting
November 3 - Last day of Grace Period Registration and Voting
November 3 - Last day voted mail ballots can be postmarked for acceptance by the Cook County Clerk's office
November 4 - Election Day
The last day to register to vote for the November 4th Election is Tuesday, October 7, 2014. The Village Clerk's office will register voters during regular business hours, Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Two forms of identification are needed (one with current address).
Any 17 year old citizen who will turn 18 by the November 4th Election can register to vote.
You can register to vote online, by mail or in-person. For more information regarding registering to vote, please click here.
Election Day Registration
Election day registration will be available in Illinois at selected sites for the November 4th General Election, per legislation signed into law on July 1, 2014.
For qualifications and locations,click here.
Grace Period Registration and Voting
Unregistered voters may register and vote from October 8th through November 3rd. For locations and hours, click here.
Two forms of ID are needed. Grace period registrants immediately cast their ballot after registering to vote.
Registered voters may vote early starting Monday, October 20th through Sunday, November 2nd at any one of the early voting sites across suburban Cook County. A current government-issued photo ID is required to vote early. Valid forms of ID include: a current driver's license, state-issued ID card, passport, university/college ID or another government- issued ID with a photograph. Voters who participate in Early Voting must vote in person.
PLEASE NOTE: THE VILLAGE OF PALATINE WILL NOT BE AN EARLY VOTING SITE FOR THIS ELECTION. FOR A COMPLETE LISTING OF EARLY VOTING SITES, click here.)
The closest Early Voting Sites are:
Palatine Township Hall, 721 S. Quentin Road, Palatine IL 60067
Rolling Meadows Courthouse, 2121 Euclid Ave. Room 238, Rolling Meadows, IL 60008
Vote By Mail
Please click here
for an application to vote by mail.
Offices up for Election
To view the Offices up for Election, click here.
If you are interested in being an Election Judge, please contact the Cook County Clerk's Office at (312) 603-0965 or visit their website at www.cookcountyclerk.com for more information.
The polls are opened from 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. on November 4th. To verify your registration, find your polling place or view a sample ballot, click here.
PLEASE NOTE: Due to the Village Hall renovations, Precinct #8 will be located at the Palatine Park District (250 E. Wood Street) for voting on Election Day.
If you are interested in being an Election Judge, please contact the Cook County Clerk’s Office at (312)603-0965 or visit their website at www.cookcountyclerk.com
for more information.