A Nonpartisan Resource
Mail in Voting
Register to Vote
Madison County Voter Registration Information
In-person including at Wood River Public Library
By Mail- Mail-in Voter Registration Form- download PDF form to complete online and print.
Automatic Voter Registration, commonly known as "AVR", is a bipartisan initiative and establishes electronic voter registration at multiple Illinois state agencies, including Secretary of State Driver's Service facilities.
Restoration of Voting Rights after a felony conviction
Where to Vote
Madison County- you will need to provide your name.
BallotReady- A one stop shop where you can check your registration, make a plan to vote and research every name and measure on the ballot.
Ballotpedia- "The Encyclopedia of American Politics" including sample ballots and candidate profiles.
Local Election News Coverage
List of candidates has been compiled to the best of our ability. If a candidate's name or official site is not listed, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to request a candidate be added upon review.
Illinois State Board of Elections A quick and easy way to find candidate filings, general election information, and to verify if you are registered to vote in Illinois.
Federal Voting Assistance Program Federal voting assistance for service members, their families, and overseas citizens. Provides access to election officials and voting assistance officers to help navigate the absentee voting process.
Presidential Election Process Learn about the Presidential election process, including the Electoral College, caucuses and primaries, and the national conventions. The Federal Government has developed a glossary of common terms used during election seasons. Perfect for new voters.