Elections & Voting

Election Day is Tuesday November 8, 2016

Polls open at 6:00 A.M. and close at 7:00 P.M.

Register to vote:

View all key dates.

Lincolnwood Legislators & Congressional Districts

Suburban Cook County Elections
Official election authority for Cook County residents.

  • Verify your voter registration.
  • See your sample ballot, when available.
  • Find your polling place.
  • See a list of your elected officials and their contact information.
  • Check your mail ballot status.

Illinois’s State Board of Elections
Similar information to the above site, Suburban Cook County Elections, but in addition this site has a list of candidates and resources for people in Chicago and outside Cook County.

Absentee & Early Voting

Project Vote Smart
See politicians’ voting records, biographies, collection of public statements, and campaign finance records. The Vote Easy tool matches your views to the candidate with the most similar views. Search by zip code to retrieve information about state and federal representatives.

A nonpartisan, nonprofit organization that monitors the factual accuracy of what is said by major U.S. political players.

See our blog post Websites for Voters