PRESS RELEASE: County Clerk Gordy Hulten Announces Expansion of Early Voting to Eight Additional Locations

OR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 4, 2016
Contact: Gordy Hulten (217.384.3720)

County Clerk Gordy Hulten Announces Expansion of Early Voting to Eight Additional Locations

URBANA, IL – Champaign County Clerk Gordy Hulten announced today the expansion of early voting in Champaign County with eight additional voting locations opening on Monday, March 7, 2016, and expanded hours at the County Clerk’s office.

“Voting is, at a fundamental level, individuals exercising choices,” said Hulten.  “Early Voting allows voters to choose the most convenient time and place to cast their vote.  We are excited to offer Champaign County voters multiple convenient choices in where and when they can cast their votes.”

For the March 15, 2016 General Primary Election, Early Voting will be conducted at the following locations and schedules:

Office of the Champaign County Clerk, 1776 East Washington Street, Urbana

  • Saturday, March 5, 2016: 9 AM to 12 PM
  • Sunday, March 6, 2016: 10 AM to 4 PM
  • Monday, March 7, 2016 through Friday, March 11, 2016: 8 AM to 7 PM
  • Saturday, March 12, 2016: 9 AM to 4 PM
  • Sunday, March 13, 2016: 9 AM to 4 PM
  • Monday, March 14, 2016: 8 AM to 7 PM

 

 Illini Union Federal Room (Basement), 1401 West Green Street, Urbana

  • Monday, March 7, 2016 through Friday, March 11, 2016: 10 AM to 6 PM
  • Saturday, March 12, 2016: 10 AM to 1 PM

 The Church Of The Living God, 312 East Bradley, Champaign

  • Monday, March 7, 2016 through Friday, March 11, 2016: 10 AM to 6 PM
  • Saturday, March 12, 2016: 10 AM to 1 PM

 Leonhard Recreation Center, 2307 Sangamon, Champaign

  • Monday, March 7, 2016 through Friday, March 11, 2016: 10 AM to 6 PM
  • Saturday, March 12, 2016: 10 AM to 1 PM

 Meadowbrook Community Church, 1902 South Duncan, Champaign

  • Monday, March 7, 2016 through Friday, March 11, 2016: 10 AM to 6 PM
  • Saturday, March 12, 2016: 10 AM to 1 PM

 Lake of the Woods Pavilion, Lake of the Woods Road, Mahomet

  • Monday, March 7, 2016 through Friday, March 11, 2016: 10 AM to 6 PM
  • Saturday, March 12, 2016: 10 AM to 1 PM

 The Gathering Place (First United Methodist Church), 200 South Century, Rantoul

  • Monday, March 7, 2016 through Friday, March 11, 2016: 10 AM to 6 PM
  • Saturday, March 12, 2016: 10 AM to 1 PM

 Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 802 East Douglas, St. Joseph

  • Monday, March 7, 2016 through Friday, March 11, 2016: 10 AM to 6 PM
  • Saturday, March 12, 2016: 10 AM to 1 PM

 Tolono Public Library, 111 East Main, Tolono

  • Monday, March 7, 2016 through Friday, March 11, 2016: 10 AM to 6 PM
  • Saturday, March 12, 2016: 10 AM to 1 PM

Every Early Voting location in Champaign County will be available to all validly registered voters in Champaign County, and grace period voter registration and voting will be available to all eligible residents.

“We want to make voting convenient, accessible and secure for Champaign County’s citizens,” said Hulten.  “We want voters to choose the location, time and method of voting that is most convenient for them, and encourage them to participate in all our elections.”

Voters with questions or those seeking more information should visit www.champaigncountyclerk.com/ev/, contact Champaign County Clerk Gordy Hulten at 217-384-3724 or email mail@champaigncountyclerk.com.

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