April 1 – After a slow start to early voting, Macon County Clerk Steve Bean says more and more people are choosing to vote early.
Bean says his office set a new record for early voting for the April 4 Consolidated Election when the office closed Friday evening.
At the close, the County Clerk’s office had counted 1,832 votes. This surpassed the 2015 total of 1,727 early votes and the 2013 total of 1,105.
Election Judges began voting individuals who requested ballots in nursing homes Friday.
Remaining hours for early and grace period voting are as follows:
Saturday April 1: 9am to 4pm
Sunday April 2: 9am to 4pm
Monday April 3: 8:30am to 7pm
The County Clerk’s Office is located at 141 S. Main Street in Decatur.
All of your election information can be found at co.macon.il.us.