Election Info: November 3, 2020 General Election

Election Day – All polling places will be open for voting on Election Day.


Early Voting will begin on September 24, 2020, and ends on November 2, 2020. Early Voting will take place at Grossinger Motors Arena and Eastland Mall. For more information visit our Early Voting information page!

The Bloomington Election Commission will have Ballot Drop Boxes at the following locations starting on September 24th, 2020:

Bloomington Election Commission Office – 115 E. Washington St. Rm 403, Bloomington, IL 61701 – M-F 8:00am till 4:30pm

Grossinger Motors Arena – 101 S. Madison St., Bloomington, IL 61701 – M-F 8:00am till 4:30pm


The Bloomington Election Commission has mailed a Vote by Mail ballot application to all active registered voters in the City of Bloomington.

If you have already submitted a Vote by Mail ballot application, you do not need to submit another even if you get more than one Vote by Mail ballot application.

Vote by Mail ballots for the November 2020 General Election will start to be mailed on September 24th, 2020 in accordance with state law.

Due to COVID-19, all 2020 General Election voters are encouraged to cast a ballot prior to Election Day, either by mail or during early voting.  Voting by mail is an easy option for voters and you can request a vote by mail ballot through our website, mail, or in person at the Bloomington Election Commission at 115 E. Washington St., Rm 403, Bloomington, IL 61701.  An online application is available from the Bloomington Election Commission at BEC Vote By Mail Application or at https://elections.il.gov/electionoperations/VotingByMail.aspx.   

To register to vote or check your registration status, visit https://ova.elections.il.gov.


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We meet voters’ needs who live inside the city limits of Bloomington, IL.  Voters living elsewhere in McLean County need to contact the County Clerk’s office.