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Posted on: September 23, 2020

[ARCHIVED] Voting Information

Beginning Sept. 24, Vote by Mail ballots will be sent to Lake County voters who have already requested one, and ballots should start arriving in homes the following week. Included with your ballot will be information for returning your voted ballot, including the locations of the 21 new postage-free drop boxes. 

You can easily verify the status of your Vote by Mail application and ballot by logging onto and selecting "Track My Mail Ballot". 

In-person voting: Also beginning Sept. 24 and continuing through Oct. 16, in-person early voting will be available at the Lake County Main Courthouse Lobby only, 18 N. County Street, Waukegan during regular business hours Monday to Friday,  9 a.m. to 5 p.m. In-person early voting at other locations across the County will begin Oct. 19 and continue through Nov. 2.   

You can log onto to see address, map and driving directions for: 

  1. The early voting site closest to your home 
  2. A complete list of all early voting sites, and 
  3. Your assigned Election Day voting site 

The Lake County Clerk’s office looks forward to serving all voters, whether they choose to vote by mail, vote in-person during early voting, or vote in-person on election day, with safety and security as top priorities.   

For everything you need to know about voting in the Nov. 3, 2020 General Election, visit the Lake County Clerk election web page

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