Voting Line

Live stream will be available around 8 am each day. Early voting line times cannot be estimated. This live stream shows the current line length, beginning at the Meadows Community Rooms extending out the cafe doors and extending towards Kimball. *Please note, entire line length may not be visible in this camera view if line extends past brick wall.



Voter Registration

Residents of the State of Illinois may register to vote at the Main Library first floor Registration Desk when the library is open.

Please have two forms of identification with you, one with your current address. Naturalized citizens should know the date and place of their naturalization.

For the 2020 General Election on Tuesday, November 3rd, the last day to register at the Library will be Tuesday, October 6th. Voter Registration at the Library will reopen on Thursday, November 5th.

If you have any questions please contact the Registration Desk at 847-429-4597.

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Early Voting

Early Voting and Grace Period Registration for Kane County will be available at the Main Library, October 19th - November 2nd.

Special accomodation may be available, visit Kane County website for details.

Monday-Friday Oct 19 - 23 8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday-Sunday Oct 24 -25 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday-Friday Oct 26 - 30 8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday-Sunday Oct 31 - Nov 1 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday Nov 2 8:30 am - 7:00 pm

Election Day Voting

On Election Day, November 3rd, polls at the Library will be open for select Kane County precincts only, 6:00 am - 7:00 pm.


Local Voting Information

Kane County Elections
     Are You Registered in Kane County?
     Voting by Mail

Cook County Elections
      Are You Registered in Cook County?
      Voting by Mail


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League of Women Voters - Elgin Area
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