Days to election
Requirements to vote in Illinois:
- You must be a United States Citizen.
- You must be 17 years old on or before the date of the Primary Election and turn 18 on or before the date of the General or Consolidated Election.
- You must live in your election precinct at least 30 days prior to Election Day.
- You must not be serving a sentence of confinement in any penal institution as a result of a conviction.
- You may not claim the right to vote anywhere else.
First, it’s important to see if you’re already registered to vote, or if you need to update your registration address:
Mayoral voting dates:
Primary: Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2021. Open 6:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m.
General Election: April 6, 2021. Open 6:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m.
Who may vote early?
Early voting will be offered to any registered voter in Adams County.
An early voter is not required to state a reason for early voting.
NOTE: Once an early vote has been cast, the vote is final. The voter may not go to the polling place on Election Day to change the vote.
When does early voting begin?
Early voting takes place 40 days prior to the election and extends through the day before an election.
Early voting takes place on some Saturdays before an election.
Where can you vote early?
Early Voting will be held in the County Clerk’s Office, 507 Vermont St., Quincy, IL during normal working hours, Monday thru Friday from 8:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m., except holidays.
Early Voting for the February 23, 2021 Primary Election
January 14th to February 22nd – Normal Business Hours
February 20th (Saturday hours) – 8:30 a.m. until 12:00 p.m.