Here’s a guide to casting your ballot in the Lake Travis-Westlake area

Early voting for the May 1 election runs April 19-27. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)
Early voting for the May 1 election runs April 19-27. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)

Early voting for the May 1 election runs April 19-27. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)

Texas kicked off early voting April 19 for the upcoming May 1 election. From local school boards to mayoral races, Community Impact Newspaper compiled voting information for the Lake Travis-Westlake area.

Candidate Q&A's, voting information, election results and more can be found at www.communityimpact.com/voter-guide/.



Voting dates





  • April 19: First day of early voting



  • April 20: Last day to apply for a ballot by mail (received, not postmarked)

  • April 27: Last day of early voting

  • May 1: Election day

  • May 1: Last day to receive ballot by mail (unless late-arriving deadline applies)



Polling locations


Lake Travis-Westlake residents can vote at any open polling location within Travis County. There are three early-voting and eight election day locations in the Lake Travis-Westlake region.



Who is on the ballot



This sample ballot is not comprehensive. A full list of city of Austin and Bee Cave propositions can be found online at www.communityimpact.com/voter-guide/ and the Travis County clerk’s website.


*Incumbent

Eanes ISD board of trustees Place 5

Jennifer Champagne*

Jennifer Stevens


Eanes ISD board of trustees Place 4


Nigel Stout

James Spradley*

Lake Travis ISD board of trustees Place 2

Kara Bell

Lauren White*


Lake Travis ISD board of trustees Place 1

Phillip E. Davis

Todd Taylor

Spike McBride


Lakeway mayor

Alain Babin

Tom Kilgore


Lakeway City Council



Keith Trecker

Steven Clark

Sanjeev Kumar

Kelly Brynteson

Gretchen Vance


Bee Cave City Council



Joann Taylor

Kevin Hight*

Andrew Clark*

Andrew Rebber

Andrea Willott*


City of Bee Cave special election



There are nine propositions on the ballot for voters living in the city of Bee Cave—a majority of which seek to update the city’s charter. A full list of propositions A through H can be found here.

City of Austin special election

Austin residents will have the opportunity to cast their ballot for eight special-election propositions. A full list of propositions A through H can be found here.

City of Lakeway Proposition A

The proposition would reauthorize a local sales and use tax in the city of Lakeway at the rate of 0.25% to provide revenue for the maintenance and repair of municipal streets.



Candidates Q&A's


School board elections

Eanes ISD board of trustees Place 4

Eanes ISD board of trustees Place 5

Lake Travis ISD board of trustees Place 1

Lake Travis ISD board of trustees Place 2

City council elections

Lakeway City Council

Bee Cave City Council

Lakeway mayor
By Amy Rae Dadamo
Amy Rae Dadamo is the reporter for Lake Travis-Westlake, where her work focuses on city government and education. Originally from New Jersey, Amy Rae relocated to Austin after graduating from Ramapo College of New Jersey in May 2019.