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Election Calendar

The Election calendar is for the Consolidated Election on April 4, 2023

2023 Consolidated Election Important Dates

  • Dec. 19 - Last day for candidates to file with the local election authority.
  • Jan. 4, 2023 - First day voters can request a vote by mail application (Consolidated Election)
  • Feb. 2, 2023 - Last day someone can file a Declaration of Intent to be a write-in candidate
  • Feb. 23, 2023 - First day ballots can be mailed to voters. First day of early voting.
  • March 7, 2023 - Last day for US Citizens living outside the US who are not registered to register and submit their vote by mail application.
  • March 7, 2023 - Last day of normal voter registration
  • March 8, 2023 - First day of Grace Period registration
  • March 19, 2023 - Last day for voters to register through the State Board of Elections website
  • March 20, 2023 - First day of early voting at permanent polling places other than Election Authority offices
  • March 27, 2023 - Last day for a US Citizen abroad to apply to vote by mail
  • March 30, 2023 - Last day for election authorities to receive a vote by mail application by mail
  • April 3, 2023 - Last day for early voting
  • April 3, 2023 - Last day for voters who wish to curbside vote to submit their request to the election authority
  • April 4, 2023 - Election Day Vote Center opens during voting hours.
  • April 11, 2023 - Last day for provisional voters to submit information to the election authority to support their registration status
  • April 18, 2023 - Last day for the election authority to receive vote by mail ballots that were postmarked by election day

To view the complete Election Calendar, visit the Illinois State Board of Elections site.

How to vote in McLean County

NCWHS Intern Hope Knoerle worked with us and did an outstanding job explaining our election process. Here is her video. We thank everyone who assisted. What a talented young lady. Thanks Hope! 

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