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A Message From The Office of Dan Kuhn
Your Putnam County Clerk and Election Authority:

Absentee Voting for the Consolidated Election

April 6, 2021

Putnam County Clerk and Election Authority, Daniel S. Kuhn, would like to announce that absentee voting for the upcoming Consolidated Election to be held on April 6, 2021, is now underway.  Any registered voter who expects to be absent from the county on April 6th may make an application by mail or in-person to the County Clerk for an official ballot. (10 ILCS 5/19-2)

Anyone wishing to vote absentee by mail may call the County Clerk’s Office at 925-7129 and request an application.  An official ballot will be mailed after the correctly completed, signed application is returned to the County Clerk’s Office.  The last day for the County Clerk’s Office to mail an absentee ballot is Thursday, April 1, 2021; therefore, correctly completed applications for absentee ballots must be received no later than April 1, 2021. 

Anyone wishing to vote absentee in person may stop by the County Clerk’s Office between the hours of 9:00 A.M. and 4:00 P.M., Monday through Friday.  The County Clerk’s Office will also be open on Saturday, April 3, 2021, for in-person absentee voting from 9:00 A.M. until 12 Noon.  The last day for in-person absentee voting is Monday, April 5, 2021, during regular office hours. 

Contact the Putnam County Clerk’s Office at 925-7129 if you have any questions or would like any further information.