Network 49 organized this information to assist you prepare to cast progressive votes in the March 20 primary. We encourage you also to look the list of candidates our members favored in the January 2018 straw poll.
Illinois March 20 Primary Helpful Links
https://www.cookcountyclerk.com/agency/2018-elections (an actually well laid out and comprehensive city website for ballot/election information)
https://www.ballotready.org/ (type in your zip code and get the ballot for your area starting Feb 20)
https://chicagoelections.com/en/your-voter-information.html (type in your address to see if you are registered and where to vote; you can register to vote/change your address online with a valid IL state ID or driver’s license)
https://chicago.suntimes.com/elections/voting-guide/ (this is a well laid out general guide filled with multimedia to what’s on the ballot)
http://chicagocouncil.org/chicago-council-of-lawyers-releases-judicial-evaluations-for-the-march-20-2018-primary/ (the Chicago Council of Lawyers’ Judicial Evaluations)
https://illinoissunshine.org/ (keep an eye on money in politics)
https://chicagoelections.com/en/serving-as-a-judge-of-election.html (how to serve as an Election Judge)
Early Voting & Registration
Government-issued photo ID is not required but is helpful if there is a question about the voter’s registration, address, signature or if there are two voters with the same or similar names at the same address.
Registration services are available at Early Voting sites. NOTE: Any voter who needs to register for the first time or file an address update or a name change must show two forms of ID, one of which shows the voter’s current address.
Early Voting & Registration (Ward 49–Pottawattomie Park–7340 N Rogers)
Mon., March 5 – Sat., March 10: 9 am-5 pm
Sun., March 11: 10 am-4 pm
Mon., March 12 – Fri., March 16: 9 am-7 pm
Sat., March 17: 9 am-5 pm
Sun., March 18: 10 am-4 pm
Mon., March 19: 9 am-5 pm (March 19, the 6 “permanent sites” will remain open thru 7pm)