Tuesday, October 14, 2008
First-Day Early Voting Totals, Lake County IL
Voting news from Lake County, IL is stunning:
Not only is there a record number of Lake County registered voters this Nov. 4 election, with 401,935 so far [ed. remember: grace period registration/voting is still going on], but there also was a record number of first-day early voters Monday.Come on, Waukegan! Come on, North Chicago! Get moving!
County Clerk Willard Helander said 2,532 voters cast ballots Monday in Lake County, which beats the February 2008 primary first-day early-voter total of 643. The busiest site was Vernon Township with 281 voters. North Shore Health Center in Highland Park was the second busiest site with 251 voters, and Elawa Farm in Lake Forest was third with 219 voters.
And today is another busy day, Helander said, with 2,468 voters being served as of 2:25 p.m.
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons License.