Voting in the 8th Ward

Where and how to register to vote:


  • At our office by bringing in two forms of identification; one form MUST show your current address.

  • At the Board of Election office located at 69 W. Washington, Suite 600, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

  • When you renew your driver's license or are visiting any state agency.

  • At the Chicago Board of Elections website by printing out a voter registration form to be filled out and mailed back to the Chicago Board of Elections.

To register to vote, you must:


  • be a U.S. citizen;

  • be born on or before Feb. 24, 1997.

  • live in your precinct at least 30 days before the election;

  • not be in prison/jail serving time for a conviction; and,

  • not claim the right to vote elsewhere.