Make your voice heard by voting, and remember that being an active citizen doesn’t stop there. Advocate for causes you care about and stay up-to-date with the actions your elected officials are taking. Hearing from constituents like you makes a difference in how elected officials prioritize their work and is one way to keep your elected officials accountable.
Upcoming Races in Illinois
- Vote in the General election on November 6, 2018.
- Stay tuned for events and resources to learn about the candidates and any ballot measures.
- Find your polling place and confirm that you are registered to vote
Make a plan for voting
- Will you go before school? After work?
- Are you taking the bus, walking, or driving? If you’re driving, where will you park?
- If you’re voting by mail or voting absentee, when/where will you drop off or mail your ballot?
- Do you need any documentation to vote?
- Ask your friends/family if they have a plan. If you have the same polling place, maybe you can go to vote together.