Elections

Upcoming Elections

Election Dates

April 4, 2017 – Consolidated Election

Polls will be open from 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

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Early Voting Dates

February 23, 2017 - April 3, 2017

Grace Period Registration & Voting

March 8, 2017 - April 4, 2017

Early Voting Location:
Williamson County Clerk’s Office
Administrative Building
407 N. Monroe St, Marion, Illinois 62959

Vote By Mail Ballot

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Military and Overseas Voters

Thanks to the new Federal MOVE Act, it is now easier than ever for military families and overseas citizens to vote. Click the button below to access the Federal Voting Assistance Program site, where you can complete, print and sign a downloadable registration and vote by mail ballot request form.

Military and Overseas Vote by Mail Ballot

Write-In Candidates

To become a write-in candidate, you must file a “Declaration of Intent to be a Write-In” form with the County Clerk at least 61 days prior to an election.

If an objection to a candidate’s nominating papers or petitions for an office is sustained after the 61st day before the election, he or she can file a notarized declaration of intent to be a write-in candidate for that office with the County Clerk no later than 7 days prior to the election.

Write-in votes for candidates who file this form will be counted.

View/Print Write-In Candidate Form

Pollwatchers

To be a pollwatcher you must:

  • Be registered to vote in Illinois
  • Have valid credentials from the Williamson County Clerk’s Office
  • Have separate credentials issued for each voting site selected to observe
  • Pollwatchers are required to surrender their credentials at the polls and sign the Pollwatcher Register

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Contact Us

If you are a candidate and have questions or concerns please call our office.

Amanda Barnes
Williamson County Clerk
407 North Monroe Street, Suite 119 Marion, IL 62959
Phone: 618-998-2110 or 618-998-2112
abarnes@williamsoncountyil.gov
Fax: 618-993-2071

Office Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

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