Early Voting for Park Foresters and Surrounding Communities

early voting Park Forest October 2016
Early voting has begun in Park Forest Village Hall for Cook County residents. (Photo: Gary Kopycinski)

Park Forest, IL-(ENEWSPF)- Residents of Park Forest may now participate in early voting. Cook County residents can vote at Park Forest Village Hall. Early voting is not available at Village Hall for Will County residents, but there are locations close by where Will County residents can vote at this time.


Early voting began Sept. 29, 2016 at the County Clerk’s Office.

Until Oct. 24, the only location is the Cook County Clerk’s Office located at 69 W. Washington in Chicago.

The last day to register to vote is Oct. 11.

Grace period voter registration began Oct. 12 at Cook County Chicago office and beginning Oct. 24 at all early voting locations.

Early voting at Park Forest’s Village Hall began Oct. 24 and continues through Nov. 6. Hours are:
Monday through Saturday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Beginning Oct. 31 and continuing through Nov. 7, early voting hours change from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Early voting will be available at Park Forest’s Village Hall on two Sundays: Oct. 30 and Nov. 6 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Any registered suburban Cook County voter may also request a mail ballot on the Cook County Clerk’s website at cookcountyclerk.org. More election information along with a list of all early voting sites can also be found on the site.


Early voting for Will County residents began Sept. 29 at the Will County Clerk’s Office.

Park Forest’s Village Hall is not an early voting location for Will County residents. The closest early voting locations for Will County residents are:

Governors State University Building D (for any resident of Will County)
Oct. 31 – Nov. 4. | 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Will County residents may register to vote and cast their ballot anytime during this period.

Crete Township Office (for Crete Township residents)
Oct. 24 – Oct. 31 | 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Nov. 1 – Nov. 4 | 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Monee Village Hall (for Monee Township residents)
Oct. 29 | 9 a.m. to noon
Oct. 31 | 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Nov. 1 to Nov. 5 | 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

For more information on voting for Will County residents is available at the Will County Clerk’s website, thewillcountyclerk.com.