Voter and Election Information
Please note the February 23, 2021 Consolidated Primary will be only a REPUBLICAN primary, as there are not any contested races with Democratic candidates. The Primary will only include Republican contested races within the City of Belvidere (Mayor, City Clerk, Alderperson Wards 2 and 3) and the Belvidere Township Trustees. Only Belvidere Polling Precincts, Flora 1 Polling Precinct and Bonus 3 Polling Precinct will be open for the February Primary. All other races will be held in the April 6, 2021 Consolidated Election.
2021 CONSOLIDATED PRIMARY PUBLICATION BALLOT
The public test of the Unisyn voting tabulating equipment and program to be used at the February Consolidated Primary Election will be Monday, February 8, 2021 at 10:00AM in the Boone County Board Room, 1212 Logan Avenue, Belvidere, Illinois. The public, press, candidates and political parties are invited to attend.
VOTING IN THE APRIL 6, 2021 CONSOLIDATED ELECTION
To be eligible to register to vote, a person:
- Must be a U.S. Citizen. Naturalized citizens must provide the name of the court where naturalized, state and date of naturalization.
- Must be at least 18 years of age by Election Day; 17 years of age to vote in the General or the Consolidated Primary if individual will be 18 as of the following General or Consolidated Election.
- Must be a resident of the precinct at least 30 days prior to Election Day.
- Must not be convicted and in jail.
What is Needed to Register:
Eligible voters who wish to register in person must present two forms of ID at time of registration, one showing their current residence address.
How to Register :
- County Clerk's Office, 1212 Logan Avenue, Belvidere, IL
- Belvidere City Clerk, 401 Whitney Blvd., Belvidere, IL
- Most Area Banks
- Secretary of State Driver's License Facilities (if conducting business with Secretary of State)
- Republican & Democratic Party Representatives
To download the application click here. Fill it out, sign and mail to Boone County Clerk, 1212 Logan Ave, Suite 103, Belvidere, IL 61008
Eligible voters may register online through the State Board of Elections. A valid Illinois Driver's License or State ID is required when registering online. To register online click here.
The law requires Registered Voters to keep their name and address current. You CANNOT VOTE for local candidates or any local propositions if you are not properly registered. You can update your information using any of the ways listed above. Voter registration ends 28 days before an election. Please contact the County Clerk's office at 815-544-3103 if you have any questions.
Not sure if you are registered or where your polling place is located?
For the most current and up to date information you may call the Boone County Clerk's Office at 815-544-3103.
The State Board of Elections has a website that you can verify this information. Please note this way is not always the most current as the State Board of Elections receives their information from our office. Click here to check your registration and polling place online.
Boone County Polling Places :
Below is a list of addresses which are the associated polling places for each voting precinct. If you are unsure which precinct you belong to Click Here for an interactive Polling Place Map and search for your home address. Once you search your home address, there will be labels on the map which will tell you which precinct you're assigned to and the address of your assigned polling place.
To find out which ward you are in and who your representative aldermen are Click Here for an interactive Ward map.
- Belvidere 1 - Community Building, 111 W. First St., Belvidere, IL
- Belvidere 2 - Community Building, 111 W. First St., Belvidere, IL
- Belvidere 3 - Community Building, 111 W. First St., Belvidere, IL
- Belvidere 4 - Community Building, 111 W. First St., Belvidere, IL
- Belvidere 5 - VFW, 1310 W Lincoln Ave., Belvidere, IL
- Belvidere 6 - Ida Public Library, 320 N. State St., Belvidere, IL
- Belvidere 7 - First Baptist Church, W. Jackson & Appleton Rd., Belvidere, IL
- Belvidere 8 - Manley Belvidere Ford-Lincoln, 1800 N. State St., Belvidere, IL
- Belvidere 9 - Boone County Board Room/Administration Campus, 1212 Logan Ave., Belvidere, IL
- Belvidere 10 - Salvation Army, 422 S. Main St., Belvidere, IL
- Belvidere 11 - Evangelical Covenant Church, 220 E. Harrison St., Belvidere, IL
- Belvidere 12 - First Presbyterian Church, 221 N. Main St., Belvidere, IL
- Belvidere 13 - Community Building, 111 W. First St., Belvidere, IL
- Belvidere 14 - Community Building, 111 W. First St., Belvidere, IL
- Belvidere 15 - Boone County Board Room/Administration Campus, 1212 Logan Ave., Belvidere, IL
- Belvidere 16 - Poplar Grove Airport, EAA Hangar, 5151 Orth Rd., Poplar Grove, IL
- Belvidere 17 - Boone County Conservation District, 603 North Appleton Rd., Belvidere, IL
- Belvidere 18 - Kunes GMC of Belvidere FKA Jack Wolf Pontiac-Cadillac, 1855 N. State St., Belvidere, IL
- Belvidere 19 - Keen Age Center, 2141 Henry Luckow Lane, Belvidere, IL
- Belvidere 20 - Christ Lutheran Church, 425 Riverside, Belvidere, IL
- Belvidere 21 - Swanhills Golf Course, 2600 Gustafson Rd., Belvidere, IL
- Belvidere 22 - Keen Age Center, 2141 Henry Luckow Lane, Belvidere, IL
- Flora 1 - U.A.W. Hall Local 1268, 1100 W. Chrysler Dr., Belvidere, IL
- Flora 2 - Flora Town Hall, 3100 Town Hall Rd., Belvidere, IL
- Caledonia 1 - Timberlane Village Hall, 2940 Charleston Ct., Caledonia, IL
- Caledonia 2 - Candlewick Recreation Center - 1812 Candlewick Dr. SW, Poplar Grove, IL
- Caledonia 3 - Candlewick Recreation Center - 1812 Candlewick Dr. SW, Poplar Grove, IL
- Manchester - Manchester Town Hall, 20904 Grade School Rd., Caledonia, IL
- Spring - Spring Town Hall, 3150 Shattuck Rd., Belvidere, IL
- Bonus 1 - Garden Prairie Fire Station, 19044 Rt. 20, Garden Prairie, IL
- Bonus 2 - Bonus Town Hall, 9015 Marengo Rd., Garden Prairie, IL
- Bonus 3 - Logan Ave Self Storage FKA Doc's Upholstery, 6544 Logan Ave., Belvidere, IL
- Boone 1 - Fire Station, Ogden St., Capron, IL
- Boone 2 - Capron Lions Community Building, 305 E North St., Capron, IL
- LeRoy - LeRoy Town Hall, 9743 Blaine Rd., Capron, IL
- Poplar Grove 1 - Poplar Grove Village Hall, 200 Hill St., Poplar Grove, IL
- Poplar Grove 2 - Poplar Grove Fire Station, Rt. 173, Poplar Grove, IL
- Poplar Grove 3 - Poplar Grove Fire Station, Rt. 173, Poplar Grove, IL