Read election Q&A's with Southwest Austin-area candidates

See who is on the ballot in our Southwest Austin coverage area in the upcoming election. Early voting is Oct. 13-30. Election Day is Nov. 3.

Austin City Council

Q&A: 4 newcomers vying for Austin City Council District 2 seat weigh in on pandemic response, food access, public safety

Four candidates are running to replace Delia Garza for the Austin City Council District 2 seat.

Austin ISD board of trustees


Q&As: Austin ISD candidates in District 2 address challenges facing East and Southeast Austin


Three District 2 candidates—Adolphus "Andy" Anderson, Ofelia Maldonado Zapata and John McKiernan-Gonzalez—are squaring off this November for a place on the Austin ISD board of trustees.

Q&A: Austin ISD District 5 candidates address COVID-19, school closures and equity

Three District 5 candidates—Lynn Boswell, Jennifer Littlefield and Piper Stege Nelson—face off this November for a place on the Austin ISD board of trustees and to represent parts of Central and South Austin.

Q&A: Learn about the 4 candidates running for Austin ISD Position 8

Four individuals are running for Austin ISD Position 8, one of the district’s at-large seats on the board of trustees.

Nicholas Cicale and Christopher Neely contributed to this report.