Williamson County voter turnout less than 1% in first day of early voting
Williamson County voter turnout was less than 1% in the first day of early voting. (Taylor Jackson Buchanan/Community Impact Newspaper)
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Less than 1% of Williamson County voters cast their ballot on the first day of early voting ahead of the May 1 election, according to Williamson County Elections Department data.
As of close of polls on April 19, 2,241 ballots had been cast for a total of 0.7% turnout, data shows. There are 318,511 registered voters in the county.
Early voting runs through April 27.
Registered Williamson County residents can cast ballots at any of the county's 15 early-voting polling locations. Polls will be open April 19-24 from 8 a.m.-6 p.m. and April 26-27 from 7 a.m.-7 p.m. There is no voting April 25.
Ali Linan began covering Georgetown for Community Impact Newspaper in 2018. Her reporting focuses on education and Williamson County. Ali hails from El Paso and graduated from Syracuse University in 2017.
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