Everything you need to know to vote in the Georgetown City Council District 2 runoff election

Early voting for the Georgetown City Council District 2 race begins Dec. 3. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Early voting for the Georgetown City Council District 2 race begins Dec. 3. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

Early voting for the Georgetown City Council District 2 race begins Dec. 3. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

The early voting period for the Georgetown City Council District 2 runoff election begins Dec. 3. Here is what you need to know.

Who?


Shawn Hood and Lisa King entered a runoff election after neither won more than 50% of the vote during the Nov. 3 election. Learn more about the candidates here.

The open District 2 seat was vacated in May after Council Member Valerie Nicholson resigned as she and her family moved out of the district. District 2 includes individuals living west of I-35 within city limits. You can find what district you live in here.

When?


The early voting period runs Dec. 3-11, excluding Dec. 6. Polling hours are 7 a.m.-7 p.m. Dec. 3-4, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Dec. 5 and 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Dec. 7-11.

Where?


Eligible voters can cast their ballot early at Georgetown City Hall, 808 Martin Luther King Jr. St., Georgetown.

What about election day?


Election day is Dec. 15. Polling hours are 7 a.m.-7 p.m.


There will be two Georgetown polling locations on election day.


  • Georgetown City Hall, 808 Martin Luther King Jr. St.

  • First Baptist Church-Georgetown, 1333 W. University Ave.


The ballot by mail application deadline for the election is Dec. 4. Mail-in ballots must be received at the Williamson County Elections Office by 7 p.m. on Dec. 15.
By Ali Linan
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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