Read election Q&A's with Round Rock-Pflugerville-Hutto-area candidates

See who is on the ballot in our Round Rock-Pflugerville-Hutto coverage area in the upcoming election. Early voting is Oct. 13-30. Election Day is Nov. 3.

U.S. House of Representatives

Q&A: Meet the candidates running for U.S. District 10

Three candidates are on the Nov. 3 ballot.

Williamson County


Election Q&A: Meet Williamson County sheriff candidates

Candidates Robert Chody and Mike Gleason speak on why they are the best candidate and how they will tackle COVID-19 recovery efforts.

Election Q&A: Meet Williamson County Commissioners Court Precinct 1 candidates

Terry Cook and Nikki Gonzales seek the Precinct 1 seat.

Election Q&A: Meet Williamson County Commissioners Court Precinct 3 candidates

Candidates Valerie Covey and Sharon Cummings speak on why they are the best candidate and how they will tackle COVID-19 recovery efforts.

Election Q&A: Meet Williamson County attorney candidates

Meet the candidates running for Williamson County attorney in November.

Round Rock City Council

November 2020 election: Meet the candidates for Round Rock City Council Place 1

Michelle Ly and Tina Steiner will vie for the Place 1 seat.

November 2020 election: Meet the candidates for Round Rock City Council Place 4

Frank Ortega and Will Peckham are running for Round Rock City Council Place 4.

Pflugerville City Council

November 2020 election: Meet the candidates for Pflugerville City Council Place 2

Ceasar Ruiz and Victor To are running for Pflugerville City Council Place 2.

November 2020 election: Meet the candidates for Pflugerville City Council Place 4

Two candidates, Rudy Metayer and Bob Reichenbach, are seeking Pflugerville City Council's Place 4 seat.

November 2020 election: Meet the candidates for Pflugerville City Council Place 6

Pflugerville City Council Place 6 candidates address city infrastructure, economic development and growth strategies ahead of the Nov. 3 election.

Round Rock ISD board of trustees

November 2020 election: Meet the candidates for Round Rock ISD Place 1

Two candidates, Kim Boen and Jun Xiao, are running for Round Rock ISD board of trustees Place 1.

November 2020 election: Meet the candidates for Round Rock ISD board of trustees Place 2

Three candidates, Mary Bone, Lacey Mase and Cornell Woolridge, are running for Round Rock ISD board of trustees Place 2.

November 2020 election: Meet the candidates for Round Rock ISD board of trustees Place 6

Get to know the four candidates who are running for Round Rock ISD board of trustees Place 6.

November 2020 election: Meet the candidates for Round Rock ISD board of trustees Place 7

Jenn Griffith and Danielle Weston are running for Round Rock ISD board of trustees Place 7.

Pflugerville ISD board of trustees

November 2020 election: Meet the candidates for Pflugerville ISD board of trustees Place 6

Larry Bradley and Jean Mayer are the two candidates running for Place 6 on the Pflugerville ISD board of trustees.

November 2020 election: Meet the candidates for Pflugerville ISD board of trustees Place 7

Cindy Gee and Charlie Torres are the two candidates running for Place 7 on the Pflugerville ISD board of trustees.

Anna Lotz, Ali Linan, Taylor Jackson Buchanan and Kelsey Thompson contributed to this report.


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Snow covers I-45 in Houston during a winter storm that hit Texas the night of Feb. 14. (Shawn Arrajj/Community Impact Newspaper)
Legislators probe energy officials over power failures, lack of preparation heading into winter storm

The Texas Legislature held hearings Feb. 25 with energy companies including Oncor Electric Delivery and the Electric Reliability Council of Texas in response to last week’s historic winter storm, which left millions of Texans without electricity for days.

As many as 31 stores across nine states will be shuttered as Fry's Electronics shuts down due to market changes and the pandemic. (Courtesy Qygen, Wikimedia Commons)
Fry's Electronics calls it quits after nearly 36 years in business

As many as 31 stores across nine states will be shuttered as Fry's Electronics shuts down due to market changes and the pandemic.

A lone runner jogs on a snow-covered road in Austin. Transportation projects across the city were briefly paused due to Winter Storm Uri. (Jack Flagler/Community Impact Newspaper)
ERCOT: Texas power system was less than 5 minutes from collapse during winter storm

ERCOT's CEO offered details into what led to the massive blackouts that left millions of Texans in the cold last week.

cars on snowy road
Texas Disaster Declaration opens door to federal aid for losses sustained during winter storms

Individuals and businesses who sustained losses during the winter storm are eligible for federal assistance, according to a Texas Disaster Declaration approved

ERCOT president and chief executive Bill Magness (left) was joined by the electric grid manager's senior director of system operations Dan Woodfin on Feb. 19 for a briefing on the company's emergency operations. (Screenshot via ERCOT livestream)
ERCOT chief: 'We are completely back to normal operations' as of Feb. 19

Officials with the Texas electric grid manager also said they are preparing for state and federal reviews of this week's power outages.

H-E-B stores across Texas have limited store hours and placed purchase limits on some high-demand products due to ongoing severe winter weather, H-E-B officials announced Feb. 19. (Courtesy H-E-B)
H-E-B, Central Market limit store hours, product purchases due to severe winter weather

H-E-B stores across Texas have limited store hours and placed purchase limits on some high-demand products due to ongoing severe winter weather, H-E-B officials announced Feb. 19.

Gov. Greg Abbott provided updates on the state's emergency response efforts during a Feb. 18 press conference. (Screenshot of April 17 press conference)
Gov. Greg Abbott: Power restored to nearly 2M homes in past day; statewide aid efforts continuing

While power generation has been restored to serve most Texas residents, Abbott said state agencies remain focused on water and food distribution Feb. 18.

Although tens of thousands of megawatts remain off the statewide power grid Feb. 17, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said relief is on the way for many Texans within the next 24 hours. (Hannah Zedaker/Community Impact Newspaper)
Gov. Abbott: Power restoration on the way for 1M households in next 24 hours

Although tens of thousands of megawatts remain off the statewide power grid Feb. 17, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said relief is on the way for many Texans within the next 24 hours.

Severe winter weather conditions led to outages throughout the Texas electric system this week. (Iain Oldman/Community Impact Newspaper)
'Something that you could have planned for': How isolated Texas power grid, winter weather left millions without electricity

As of Feb. 17, the Electric Reliability Council of Texas said it was still working to restore electric service to customers throughout the state.

An Austin Fire Department truck drives down Manor Road on Feb. 15. (Jack Flagler/Community Impact Newspaper)
Texans urged to use caution as carbon monoxide cases increase during power outages

Carbon monoxide poisoning calls have increased as people look for ways to stay warm without power and heat.

Many in Texas are battling power outages amid frigid temperatures. (Courtesy Rico Daniels)
Gov. Greg Abbott calls for investigation of ERCOT, Texas' electric reliability council

As of 1:20 p.m., over 4 million customers were out of power, according to ERCOT.

graph showing power demand out pacing grid capacity
Texas enters second day of blackouts

Although outages were initially intended to last for less than one hour, local grid operators are reporting longer outages.