Due to the dangerous blizzard and snowstorm that are forecast to reach Chicago later today,

ALL EARLY VOTING SITES IN CHICAGO’S WARDS WILL BE CLOSED ON WED., FEB. 2, 2011.

On Wed., Feb. 2, the only Early Voting site in Chicago that will be open will be at the Election Board offices at 69 W. Washington St. on the Lower Level from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

At this time, the Board expects that all Early Voting sites will resume normal hours and operations on Thurs., Feb. 3.