Voter registration ends, grace period begins
Online Staff Report
Tuesday, Jan. 29, was the last day to register to vote before the Feb. 26, 2013 Consolidated Primary Election. Grace period registration begins Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013. A voter registering to vote under the grace period law is required to register and vote in the Board of Election Commissioners office at 301 S. Sixth St.
Absentee voting will also be available beginning Jan. 30, 2013. Voters may vote in the office or request a ballot be mailed to them by calling the Board of Election Commissioners office at (815) 987-5750. An absentee ballot application is also available from the website, www.voterockford.com.
The main office of the City of Rockford Board of Election Commissioers is open Monday through Friday, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Additional weekend hours will be available during grace period; check the website for updated information.
Any questions, please call (815) 987-5750 or visit the website at www.voterockford.com. Winnebago County residents who live outside the city limits of Rockford must call the County Clerk’s Office at (815) 319-4252.
Posted Jan. 30, 2013
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