November 2024 General Election

City Council

City Council Prepares to Send Charter Amendments to Voters: Changes to petition elections coming to your ballot – News | #citycouncil

The City Charter is like the constitution of Austin (art by Zeke Barbaro / Getty Images) Austin voters can expect to encounter a lengthy ballot for the upcoming November election, the bottom of which will contain a number of important amendments to the City Charter that should not be overlooked. The most prominent amendments deal […]

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Mayor

Community Organizer Doug Greco Challenges Kirk Watson: Mayor’s race shaping up to be Watson vs. three other liberals – News

Doug Greco (left) and Mayor Kirk Watson (photos courtesy of the candidates’ Campaigns) The filing window for City Council elections does not officially open for another month, but the field in the mayoral race is already well established and unlikely to see any significant change before the Aug. 19 filing deadline. Incumbent Mayor Kirk Watson […]

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How Austin’s Mayoral Race Is Shaping Up So Far: Mayor Kirk Watson continues to bide his time – News

Austin’s announced and/or presumed mayoral candidates: (l-r) Kathie Tovo, Kirk Watson, and Carmen Llanes Pulido (photos courtesy of the candidates’ campaigns) The Nov. 5 election has two more candidates for Austin voters to consider: Kathie Tovo and Carmen Llanes Pulido, both of whom have announced their intent to run for mayor. The candidates will serve […]

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Longtime City Council Member Kathie Tovo Announces Run for Mayor: Mayor Kirk Watson has not yet announced his re-election – News

Mayor Kirk Watson has not yet announced his re-election By Austin Sanders, 5:11PM, Thu. Jan. 18, 2024 Kathie Tovo (Courtesy of Tovo Campaign) Kathie Tovo, the former City Council Member who served for more than a decade on Council first as an at-large then as a district representative, announced her campaign to be Austin’s next […]

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