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Apr 5

Clerk Releases Time Lapse Video of Voting Equipment Rollout

The Clerk’s Office released a time lapse video today that illustrates the distribution of thousands of pieces of polling place equipment as it is packed up and delivered to locations across suburban Cook County. 

Mar 22

Clerk Yarbrough Announces Kick Off Of Early Voting In Suburban Municipal Elections

Clerk Yarbrough announced the kickoff of Early Voting in suburban Cook County Monday and said her office has received a record number of mail ballot requests for the upcoming April 6 municipal elections.

Mar 19


Cook County Clerk Karen A. Yarbrough is celebrating Women's History Month with a special Speakers Series featuring notable educators and leader.

Mar 16

Clerk Yarbrough Honors Election Judge For More Than Six Decades Of Service

Clerk Karen A. Yarbrough made a special presentation Tuesday to an Orland Park senior who has served as a Cook County Election Judge for more than six decades.  

Feb 18

Clerk Yarbrough Releases Presidential Post-Election Report With Record Suburban Voter Participation

Despite the hurdles presented by the COVID-19 pandemic, voting numbers in suburban Cook County in the November 3, 2020 General Election shattered previous records.

Feb 8

February 23, 2021 Primary Election Information

Clerk Karen A. Yarbrough reminds voters that Tuesday, February 23 is Election Day in eight suburban Cook County municipalities.

Dec 28

Candidate Order Decided in Ballot Position Lottery for the April 6, 2021 Consolidated Election

Clerk Yarbrough on Monday held a ballot position lottery for school board candidates in the April 6, 2021 Consolidated Election who filed their nominating papers earlier this month.

Dec 17

Clerk Karen A. Yarbrough announces Lottery Drawing for First Marriage License of the New Year

Clerk Yarbrough is inviting couples interested in tying the knot in 2021 to apply to receive the first marriage license of the New Year in the Clerk’s first-ever Zoom wedding. 

Dec 16

Clerk Yarbrough Honors Election Judge for Nearly 60 Years of Service

Clerk Yarbrough made a special thank you holiday presentation recently to one of Cook County’s longest serving election judges.