Voting & Voter Services

The next election is the April 6, 2021, Consolidated Election.

Registering to Vote

Voters living in Northbrook must register to vote with the Cook County Clerk’s Office.  

There are four ways to register to vote:

  1. Register online. Visit the Cook County Clerk’s Office website (by March 21)
  2. Register at Village Hall. Voter registration forms are available at Village Hall, 1225 Cedar, and can be filled out during regular business hours (by March 9)
  3. Grace Period Registration. Grace period registration and voting extends the registration and voting period to the Monday before an election. Guidelines limit when and where grace period registrants can vote.
  4. Election Day Registration. On Election Day (April 6), voters who are not registered to vote can register and vote at their home precinct only. Voters planning to register to vote or update their address on Election Day MUST bring two pieces of identification to register, one with a current address.

Voting Options

Vote by Mail

Any registered Cook County voter may request a mail ballot. The Cook County Clerk’s Office offers additional details including the application deadline and an online application. Mail ballot applications for the April 6 Consolidated Election are currently being accepted. April 1 is the final day that voters can request a mail ballot, and ballots must be postmarked by Election Day. 

Secure mail ballot drop boxes will be available March10-April 5, 9am-4pm, at four locations: Skokie Courthouse; Markham Courthouse; Cook County Clerk’s Office (Maywood); Cook County Clerk's Office (Downtown Chicago). Northbrook Village Hall will not be a drop box location, and Village staff cannot accept ballots. Get more details here

Early Voting

To vote early, voters must visit one of Cook County’s early voting centers, including Northbrook’s Village Hall. All registered Cook County voters are eligible to vote at a Cook County early voting center. The Cook County Clerk’s Office offers additional information regarding early voting centers. Visit Cook County’s website to find Early Voting sites and your Election Day polling place—due to precautionary measures, some polling places may have changed. 

Early Voting is taking place at Northbrook Village Hall from Monday, March 22, through Monday, April 5, during the following hours:

  • Monday-Saturday, March 22-27                       9am-5pm 
  • Sunday, March 28                                            10am-4pm 
  • Monday-Saturday, March 29-April 3                 9am-5pm
  • Sunday, April 4                                                 10am-4pm
  • Monday, April 5                                                 9am-5pm

Election Day Voting 

Election Day is Tuesday, April 6. Voting on Election Day is 6am-7pm.

On Election Day, voters must vote at their precinct’s voting location. Some locations of the voting precincts for Election Day have changed - Northbrook Village Hall is not an Election Day polling place for this election. Enter your address here to find your polling place.

See the full list of polling places on the Cook County Clerk's website (find precincts under listing for “Northfield Township”).

Election Day Results

The Cook County Clerk’s Office begins reporting results after the polls close on Election Day. See the current results here

For more information on election results and data, visit the Cook County Clerk’s Office website.