Early voting begins for Georgetown City Council District 1 runoff

(Courtesy city of Georgetown)
(Courtesy city of Georgetown)

(Courtesy city of Georgetown)

Early in-person voting for the Georgetown City Council District 1 runoff election begins Dec. 2.

Neither Alex Fuller nor Mary Calixtro received more than 50% of the vote during the Nov. 5 election, resulting in the runoff.

The District 1 seat, which primarily represents residents south of University Avenue and east of I-35, was left vacant in August when former Council Member Anna Eby resigned to work at a nonprofit animal sanctuary. The winner of the election will complete the remainder of the term ending in May 2021.
Georgetown City Council members typically serve three-year terms representing one of the city's seven single-member districts.

Early voting runs from Dec. 2-6. Election Day for the runoff is Tuesday, Dec. 10.


There is one polling location for the runoff election—the Williamson County Inner Loop Annex, 301 SE Inner Loop, Georgetown. Polling hours are posted at the Williamson County Elections office website at wilco.org/elections.


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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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