What you need to know ahead of Tuesday’s Consolidated Elections in Illinois

Published: Mar. 31, 2021 at 12:49 PM CDT|Updated: Apr. 6, 2021 at 7:47 AM CDT
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Ill. (KWQC) - The Consolidated Elections will be held Tuesday, April 6 in the state of Illinois.

According to the Illinois State Board of Elections, the following deadlines are still in effect ahead of Tuesday’s election.

  • Monday, April 5 is the last day for early voting.
  • Tuesday, April 6 is the last day for grace period registration and voting.
  • When are polls open on Tuesday?
    • Polls will open at 6 a.m. and close at 7 p.m.
  • Am I registered to vote?
  • Where can you vote?
  • What’s on the ballot?
  • What if I need assistance voting?
    • According to the Illinois State Board of Elections website, it states only voters who “genuinely need assistance may be given assistance.”
    • Illinois law provides that the following persons may receive assistance:
      • Persons with disabilities or visually impaired voters;
      • Those voters who cannot read or write the English language.
    • All voters who need assistance must be registered to vote.
    • You can find more information on voter assistance in the state of Illinois at this link.

The Illinois State Board of Elections website states that all voters should be aware of their voting rights and related voter information. Click here to view Illinois Voter Information.

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