Early voting begins in Williamson, Travis county elections

Early voting began Oct. 18 for the Nov. 2 election. (Community Impact Newspaper file photo)
Early voting began Oct. 18 for the Nov. 2 election. (Community Impact Newspaper file photo)

Early voting began Oct. 18 for the Nov. 2 election. (Community Impact Newspaper file photo)

The first day of early voting has arrived with Oct. 18 marking the first day that Round Rock residents can cast their ballots ahead of Election Day on Nov. 2 in Travis and Williamson counties.

Round Rock residents will not see a city or school district election on the ballot this year, as no City Council or school board seats have terms set to expire in 2021. However, Round Rock ISD board of trustees seats for at-large places 3, 4, 5 and 6 have terms that will expire in 2022 along with places 2 and 6 on the City Council.

On the ballot for Round Rock, voters can weigh in on eight statewide constitutional amendments. Early voting runs from Oct. 18-23 and Oct. 25-29, and Williamson County voters can cast their vote at any early polling location in the county.

In Round Rock, the early polling locations are:

  • Allen R Baca Center, 301 W Bagdad St, Bldg. 2;

  • Brushy Creek Community Center, 16318 Great Oaks Drive;

  • Round Rock Randalls, 2051 Gattis School Road; and

  • Williamson County Jester Annex, 1801 E Old Settlers Blvd.


All locations will offer polling from 8 a.m.-p.m. Oct. 18-23 and 7 a.m.-7 p.m. Oct. 28 and 29.

Round Rock residents who live in Travis County may cast their ballots early at any polling location within the county. However, only two Travis County polling locations are within 5 miles of the city's southern limits:

  • Pflugerville ISD Rock Gym, 702 W. Pecan St., Pflugerville

  • RRISD Raymond E. Hartfield Performing Arts Center, 5800 McNeil Drive, Austin


Travis County polling locations will be open Mondays through Saturdays 7 a.m.-7 p.m. and Sundays noon-6 p.m.


Texas election code requires that voters bring a photo ID with them to the polls, which can be a driver's license, an election ID certificate, a personal ID card, a handgun license, a U.S. citizenship certificate with photo, a U.S. military ID with a photo or a passport.
By Brooke Sjoberg
Brooke Sjoberg is the Round Rock reporter for the Round Rock and Pflugerville/Hutto editions of Community Impact Newspaper. She worked for The Gonzales Inquirer, The Daily Texan and The Daily Dot among other publications before coming to Community Impact. Brooke is from Seguin, TX and graduated from The University of Texas at Austin in 2020. Her last name is pronounced Show-burg.


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