Oak Parkers planning to vote in the 2016 Presidential Election on Nov. 8 are invited to browse the links at www.cookcountyclerk.com for a wide range of useful information. Web-browsing visitors can register to vote, change their address, find their polling place and see a sample ballot specific to their jurisdiction. New voters or those who have moved have until Oct. 23 to register or update their information. An Illinois driver’s license or state ID is required to register online. The website is managed by the Cook County Clerk’s Office, which is the election authority for the county’s more than 120 suburban towns and villages.
Oak Park offers a variety of services that can be accessed online from a computer, tablet or smart phone. Some of the services are managed directly by the Village, while others are third-party vendors authorized by the Village to conduct transactions.