Blue And Red General Election Day Web Post

Here are the dates you need to know for the March 19 primary election

When we vote, we win. So make sure you have a plan to vote on or before Tuesday, March 19.

  • Thursday, February 8: First day of early voting at the office of the election authority (Chicago and Cook County will start at later dates)
  • Wednesday, February 21: First day of grace period registration and voting
  • Sunday, March 3: Last day to register to vote online
  • Monday, March 4: Early voting begins at permanent locations
  • Thursday, March 14: Last day to request vote by mail ballot
  • Tuesday, March 19: Primary Election Day