Abby Schmelling, River Forest Township Clerk
The Township Clerk maintains all records for the township, conducts voter registration and assists with local elections. Call if you have any questions.
Are you registered to vote?
Have you moved recently -- even within the community? Turned 18? Need absentee ballot forms for college students or applications for handicapped voting? Voter registration is the most important service that our Township Clerk provides.
Verify Voter Registration Status and Polling Place: New Smartphone App
The Cook County Clerk's Office has launched a smartphone app which you can use to verify your voter registration status and polling place. Click here for details. You can also verify your status at www.cookcountyclerk.com/elections.
Mail (Absentee) Voting
For those unable to vote in person, Mail Voting is available. You must first send in a Mail Ballot Application in order to receive a Mail Ballot. Mail Ballots must be postmarked by the day before the Election. See www.cookcountyclerk.com/elections for details.
Items of Interest:
Absentee Voting In Illinois
Registering to Vote in Illinois