Early voting in the ward begins today, Oct. 14. The early-voting location in the 19th Ward is at the Beverly Arts Center (BAC), 2407 W. 111th St. Voting hours are Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on Election Day, Nov. 3, from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Voters can utilize any early-voting site in the city. Secured drop boxes will also be available to drop off mail-in ballots. In addition to the drop box at the arts center, an additional drop box is available in the neighborhood at the Mt. Greenwood Library, 11010 S. Kedzie Ave. Drop box hours at the library are

Mondays and Wednesdays, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Tuesdays and Thursdays, from noon to 7 p.m.; and Fridays and Saturdays, from. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The location is closed on Sundays.

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