AUSTIN (KXAN) - Early voting for the Nov. 5 general and special elections launches Monday.
In the general elections, voters will consider state constitutional amendments voted on in the previous legislative session.
In addition to the general election, two special elections will take place in the Austin area.
Community members will vote on the $65 million bond proposal for affordable housing created by the City of Austin.
If passed, the bond could create new affordable housing, protect current affordable housing and provide funds to assist seniors and people with disabilities with needed home repairs.
Constituents of District 50, which includes part of Travis County, will also vote on possible candidates for the House seat formally held by Mark Strama.
Travis County District Attorney Rosemary Lehmberg heads to court this week as a defendant in a civil trial that could oust her from office.
Even though there were no reports of iced over bridges or roadways like last week, officials are urging people to use extra caution while driving.
A 55-year-old man died in a single-vehicle crash just after midnight Monday morning near Lakeway.
More than 100 trees covered in lights now shine bright throughout Zilker Park. The Trail of Lights is open for another season.
A 10-year-old was killed while standing outside of a vehicle which lost control during the icy conditions, DPS said.
Travis County non-profit Center for Child Protection will benefit next March from an all day fundraiser at the Circuit of the Americas that will see plenty of donors racing on the track.