Early voting in Austin opens April 19: See what’s on the ballot, where to vote

Early voting for the May 1 election opens April 19 at a 7 a.m. (Jack Flagler/Community Impact Newspaper)
Early voting for the May 1 election opens April 19 at a 7 a.m. (Jack Flagler/Community Impact Newspaper)

Early voting for the May 1 election opens April 19 at a 7 a.m. (Jack Flagler/Community Impact Newspaper)

Editor's note: This story has been updated to reflect a 19th polling location added for Travis County voters.

There are no individual candidates on the ballot May 1 for Austin voters to choose, but city residents still have important decisions in front of them about how the government is run.


Early voting runs April 19-27 at 19 locations open from 7 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday-Saturday and from noon-6 p.m. Sunday.



Here, you can find a detailed explanation of all eight propositions, including what a yes vote means and what a no vote means on each question.