SAO UPDATE: Here's What To Do If You Witness Questionable Election Activity

SAO UPDATE: Here’s What To Do If You Witness Questionable Election Activity

Early voting is under way at the Kane County Clerk’s Office in Building B of the Kane County Government Center in Geneva.

  • Editor’s Note: This article was updated with information provided in a Oct. 6 news release from the Kane County State’s Attorney’s Office regarding the .

Voters who experience or witness concerns at any polling location during the early voting period, and voters in need of election information should call the Kane County Clerk’s Election Help Line at 630-232-5990, according to a Kane County State’s Attorney’s Office news release.

Eligible voters must be registered, a United States citizen and at least 18 years old.

According to the Illinois State Board of Elections Facebook page, early voting and mail-in voting has been a popular option so far.

Illinois has surpassed 2 million vote-by-mail applications. As of Oct. 1, 24.6% of all 8.13 million Illinois voters have requested mail ballots.

For more information on voting in Kane County, visit the Kane County Clerk’s Office election web page.

Election Complaint Line Open Nov. 3

Kane County voters who observe or experience voting problems or irregularities during the Nov. 3 General Election should call the Kane County State’s Attorney’s Office to report the problems.

A special election complaint line will be available from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Election Day, Nov. 3, 2020.

Anyone who experiences or witnesses possible illegal election activity, such as electioneering, illegally placed campaign signs or denial of voting rights at any of Kane County’s 291 voting precincts should call 630-208-5328.

Assistant state’s attorneys will take the complaints about potential violations of Illinois election laws and are prepared to travel to polling places to ensure compliance with state election laws.

The complaint line is for Election Day only, and it is not for election questions, such as polling times and places.

Kane County SAO Facebook Post

Anyone who experiences or witnesses any questionable activity at any Kane County polling location during the early…

Posted by Kane County State’s Attorney’s Office on Thursday, October 1, 2020