GUIDE: 5 things Cedar Park-Leander voters need to know before early voting

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Early voting begins Oct. 13. Here are five things voters in Cedar Park and Leander need to know before heading to the polls. (Community Impact Newspaper file photo)

Early voting begins Oct. 13. Here are five things voters in Cedar Park and Leander need to know before heading to the polls. (Community Impact Newspaper file photo)

Early voting begins Oct. 13. Here are five things voters in Cedar Park and Leander need to know before heading to the polls. Information varies from Travis County to Williamson County.

1. Candidate information

Find what races and which candidates are on your personal ballot on the Travis County website or Williamson County website. Races vary by address and county.

Learn more about candidates in local city, county and school board elections with Community Impact Newspaper's candidate Q&A's.

2. Early voting locations


There are 37 early voting locations in Travis County and 19 early voting sites in Williamson County. Williamson County wait times and Travis County wait times are available online.

Here are nearby polls for each county in the Cedar Park and Leander area.

3. Mail-in voting information

Eligible voters who already requested their mail-in ballot can return their ballots by mail or at the Travis County drop-off location at 5501 Airport Blvd., Austin, and the Williamson County drop-off location at 301 SE Inner Loop, Georgetown. Mailed ballots must be postmarked by Election Day.

4. Dates and times for early voting

Travis County polls will be open Monday through Saturday from 7 a.m.-7 p.m., and Sunday from noon-6 p.m.

Williamson County polls will be open from 7 a.m.-7 p.m., with the exception of Oct. 18 and Oct. 25. Polls will be open 1-6 p.m. on those two days.

5. Election Day information

Are you planning to vote on Nov. 3? Polling locations change from early voting to Election Day in both counties.

Travis County will have 177 Election Day polling sites, and Williamson County will operate 57 Election Day locations. Polls are open 7 a.m.-7 p.m. on Election Day.
By Taylor Girtman
After interning with Community Impact Newspaper in 2019, Taylor Girtman became a reporter for the Cedar Park and Leander edition in Feb. 2020. She covers Leander ISD and the Cedar Park and Leander city councils.


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