Effingham Daily News, Effingham, IL

Local News

March 17, 2014

Where to vote

Effingham County

EFFINGHAM — Polls open at 6 a.m. and close at 7 p.m.

Precinct               Polling Place

WEST                  West Township Town Hall, 3347 E. 300th Avenue, Mason

MOUND 1           Mound Township Town Hall, East Room, Adams Street, Altamont

MOUND 2           Mound Township Town Hall, West Room, Adams Street, Altamont

MOUND 3           Municipal Building, 202 North Second Street, Altarnont

MOCCASIN        Moccasin Township Town Hall, County Road #6, 250E, 1600N

LIBERTY             Kluthe Center, 100 Park Road, Beecher City

MASON               Mason Civic Center, 861 West Washington Street, Mason

JACKSON           Jackson Township Town Hall, rural reference road 900N, 890E

SUMMIT 1           Pearson Building, 15170 N Beach Road, Lake Sara

SUMMIT 2           Pearson Building, 15170 N Beach Road, Lake Sara

SUMMIT 3           Community Building, 9282 East Park Avenue, Lake Sara

SUMMIT 4           Community Building, 9282 East Park Avenue, Lake Sara

BANNER            Shumway Kluthe Center, Shumway

WATSON 1         Watson Township Town Hall, 8730 N US Highway 45

WATSON 2         Watson Civic Center, 103 North Jackson Street, Watson

WATSON 3         Effingham County Airport, 14449 East 1100th Avenue, Effingham

UNION                 Union Town Hall, 14990 East 300 Avenue

DOUGLAS 1       St. Mary’s Catholic Ch. Parish Ctr., 20057 North 1525th Street, Effingham

DOUGLAS 2       New Hope Church, 2210 North Raney Street, Effingham

DOUGLAS 3       St. Anthony High School, 304 East Roadway Avenue, Effingham

DOUGLAS 4       U of I Cooperative Extension, 1209 North Wenthe Street, Effingham

DOUGLAS 5       St. Anthony High School, 304 East Roadway Avenue, Effingham

DOUGLAS 6       St. Anthony High School, 304 East Roadway Avenue, Effingham

DOUGLAS 7          St. Anthony High School, 304 East Roadway 

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