OFFICE OF THE COUNTY CLERK AND RECORDER
LEE COUNTY COURTHOUSE
DIXON, ILLINOIS 61021-0329
Lee County Clerk & Recorder
Public Service Announcement
VOTE BY MAIL APPLICATION ~ NOVEMBER 3, 2020 ELECTION ONLY
Notice to Voters
Due to COVID-19, Public Act 101-642 has been implemented and mandates that Lee County Clerk and Recorder’s office automatically provide an application for a vote by mail ballot to registered voters that have cast a ballot in any election beginning with the November 2018 General Election and forward, or have newly registered or updated their voter registration since the March 17, 2020 General Primary Election. An application and notice of instruction will be issued to qualified voters beginning July 31, 2020. Please allow two weeks to receive your application.
IF YOU WISH TO VOTE BY MAIL, YOU MUST:
Submit a completed application, receive your ballot in the mail, vote your ballot, affix a standard postage stamp to the provided return envelope and submit.
Vote by Mail Applications must be received by October 29, 2020.
Ballots will be issued beginning September 24, 2020.
Voted ballots must be postmarked by Election Day.
You may confirm receipt of your ballot by visiting our website: https://www.leecountyil.com/207/Election-Information
If you wish to vote by mail and have not received an application by August 31, 2020 please visit our website: https://www.leecountyil.com/207/Election-Information or call 815-288-3309.
IN PERSON VOTING:
For those individuals wishing to cast a ballot in person, your regular polling location will be open on Election Day, Tuesday, November 3, 2020 from 6:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m.
Early Voting is also available at the Old Lee County Courthouse, 1st Floor Election Department: beginning Thursday, September 24, 2020, Monday thru Friday, 8:15 a.m.-4:15 p.m. and Saturday, October 31, 2020, 9:00 a.m. until 12 noon
All voters are encouraged to vote in the manner best suited to their personal preference. In the interest of public health and safety, please adhere to current suggested and/or mandated social distancing practices.
Cathy Myers, Lee County Clerk & Recorder