Ask the editor: How and when do I vote in Cedar Park and Leander?

Voters in Cedar Park and Leander will elect new council members this spring.

Voters in Cedar Park and Leander will elect new council members this spring.

How and when do I vote?


This spring, the cities of Cedar Park and Leander will each elect three city council members. Election day is May 4. However, you can vote early.


There are two early voting locations in Cedar Park and one in Leander. Early voting takes place Monday, April 22-Saturday, April 27 from 8 a.m.-6 p.m. and Monday, April 29-Tuesday, April 30 from 7 a.m.-7 p.m. in both cities, according to Williamson County’s website. There will be no Sunday voting.


On election day, there are four Leander locations and three in Cedar Park where you can cast your ballot. Voters can cast their ballot at their city’s polling locations regardless of county residence.


Prefer to vote via ballot-by-mail? The deadline to apply for a ballot-by-mail is April 23—and Williamson County must receive the application by that date.


For a list of polling locations, required forms of ID and Q&As with candidates, visit communityimpact.com/vote. Happy voting!


-Abby Bora/Editor

Have a question about local government, education or the way Community Impact Newspaper works? Ask the editor at abora@communityimpact.com.
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By Abby Bora

Abby Bora started at Community Impact Newspaper in May 2017. After working as a reporter, she became editor of the Cedar Park-Leander edition in October 2018. She covers Leander ISD and city government. Bora graduated from Johnson & Wales University in Providence, R.I. with a bachelor’s degree in media and communications studies.


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