Everything you need to know for the Nov. 5, 2019 election in San Marcos, Buda and Kyle

A voting sign in English and Spanish
Though the early voting period is over, registered Hays County voters can still cast ballots on Election Day, which is Nov. 5.

Though the early voting period is over, registered Hays County voters can still cast ballots on Election Day, which is Nov. 5.

With a new election system and new machines and with constitutional amendments on the ballot—in addition to City Council races—voters in San Marcos, Buda and Kyle have a lot to remember as they go to cast a ballot. Community Impact Newspaper's election coverage can help:

Read about Hays County’s new countywide polling election system.

See a map of area polling locations.

Learn to use the new Hays County hybrid election machines.

Review the 10 constitutional amendments on the ballot.

Get to know the candidates:

* San Marcos City Council Place 1: Maxfield Baker and Mark Gleason

* San Marcos City Council Place 2: Saul Gonzales, Devin Barrett and LMC (Lisa Marie Coppoletta)

* Buda City Council District C: Terry Cummings and Jeffrey Morales

* Kyle City Council District 1: Dex Ellison and Yvonne Flores-Cale

* Kyle City Council District 3: Robert Rizo and Amanda Stark


Texas state capitol
State Rep. Erin Zwiener to hold town halls in Buda and San Marcos Nov. 12 and 14

The events will include an update on the 86th legislative session.

Hwy 21 Party House now open as bar and venue near San Marcos

The bar and club has live music Wednesday-Monday.

The San Marcos city manager named the city's new economic and business development manager.
San Marcos appoints Scott Hardwick as economic and business development manager

The new role will focus in part on bringing companies to San Marcos.

Owners of Assemblage Contemporary Craftsman Gallery, Budaful Hiker and Thatcher Natural Home Offerings receive Texas Downtown Association Awards.
Three Buda businesses win 2019 Texas Downtown Association awards

TDA considered 119 entries in 11 categories for the awards.

Centerpoint Station in San Marcos
Centerpoint Station in San Marcos to close after 25 years

The restaurant will close first, followed by the bakery and boutique.

Texas capitol
UPDATED: Here is how Texas voters weighed in on 10 state constitutional amendments on the ballot Nov. 5

Ten constitutional amendments went before voters in Texas on Election Day, Nov. 5.

Terry Cummings faces Jeffrey Morales for Buda City Council. (Community Impact Newspaper)
Cummings wins in Buda City Council race

Unofficial election results from the Buda City Council election.

Two San Marcos City Council seats were the ballot. (Community Impact Newspaper)
Baker takes San Marcos City Council Place 1 seat; Gonzales re-elected

Results for the 2019 San Marcos City Council elections

Two incumbents face challengers in Kyle. (Community Impact Newspaper)
Incumbents prevail in Kyle City Council races

See unofficial results from the Kyle City Council election.

Part of FM 967 has been closed due to safety concerns. 
Evelin Garcia/Community Impact Newspaper
UPDATED: FM 967 in downtown Buda reopens after demolishing of vacant building

The road is closed until further notice, the city said.

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