If you do not have an Illinois Driver's License or State ID, you can print out the Voter Registration Application form and mail it or deliver it to the Chicago Board of Elections at 69 W Washington St. #600 Chicago, IL 60602
Early Voting technically begins September 27th, but the County Clerk's office has anticipated it beginning in early October. Early Voting will expand to 50 Ward specific locations on October 22nd. Early Voting ends November 5th.
Vote by Mail applications must be at the Chicago Board of Elections office by Nov. 1st at 5pm.
Visit BallotReady.org to view a sample ballot for your exact voter registration address, in addition to non-partisan candidate bios. Ballot Ready lets you research candidates up and down the ballot so you know exactly who you want to vote for before even stepping into the ballot box!
You can find additional resources at chicagoelections.com
September 27 - First day of early voting
October 9 - Last day of registration by mail
October 10 - First day of grace-period registration and voting
October 21 - Last day of online registration
October 22 - First day of early voting
November 1 - Last day to request a mail ballot
November 5 - Last day of early voting and grace-period registration
November 6 Election Day (same-day registration available)