Westmont, Illinois -- Date Issued: June 16, 2022
DuPage County recently announced a number of new voting options for DuPage County residents. All of the updates will allow for more voting options for citizens who live in DuPage County.
22 FOR 22 EARLY VOTING SITES IN DUPAGE COUNTYFor the convenience of DuPage County voters, DuPage County has 22 Early Voting Sites for the 2022 Primary Election. Registered voters are able to vote at any of the early voting locations, which are listed below:
Specific voting location hours can be found on the DuPage County Early Voting webpage. Nine of the Early Voting Sites are open seven days a week until Monday, June 27.
DUPAGE COUNTY “VOTE ANYWHERE” INITIATIVEDuPage County Clerk Jean Kaczmarek also recently announced the “Vote Anywhere” initiative for 2022. The initiative allows DuPage voters to vote at any of the official polling locations on Election Day.
Kaczmarek said, “We’re providing optimum voter access in DuPage, including Vote-by-Mail, Permanent Vote-by-Mail, more Early Voting sites, and 263 sites on Election Day.” Kaczmarek added, “Another significant change is that for the first time since Early Voting began in 2006, ballots will be 100 percent paper in DuPage County.”
DuPage was the first county in Illinois to launch the option for voters to cast a ballot in any one of its 263 polling places.
VOTE BY MAILVoters may apply now online for a vote-by-mail application for the Primary Election or for permanent vote-by-mail to receive a ballot in all future elections. To apply for a vote by mail ballot, visit the DuPage County Vote By Mail webpage.
VOTER REGISTRATIONKaczmarek encourages anyone who is uncertain of their voter registration status, including those voters who may have moved or changed their name since the last time they voted, to confirm their registration and see their sample ballot at the Clerk’s website.
GENERAL ELECTION INFORMATIONFor more information regarding the June 28 elections or DuPage County elections in general, please call 630-407-5600 or visit the DuPage County Elections webpage.