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Nov. 7, 2017 General Election

Two bonds are up for vote this fall, one from Travis County and one from the Austin Independent School District. The county’s consists of two propositions, totaling $184.9 million, that splits roughly even ($93.4 million and $91.5 million) between transportation improvements (proposition A) and various park and conservation easement plans (prop. B). AISD’s brings $1 billion in facility improvement, new schools, and other amenities to the ballots. Voter info can be found below, along with our stories on the two bonds. We’ll issue endorsements in the Oct. 20 issue.

Deadline to Register : Oct. 10

Early Voting: Oct. 23-Nov. 3
Election Day: Nov. 7

<i>Chronicle</i> Endorsements
Chronicle Endorsements
Our endorsements on three bond packages specifically relevant to Travis County

Oct. 19, 2017

Saving Austin's Schools
Saving Austin's Schools
Nobody gets everything they want, but AISD’s bond may give everybody something they really need

Sept. 7, 2017

County Bonds Set for November
County Bonds Set for November
$93.4 million for transportation, $91.5 million for parks

Aug. 17, 2017

Billion-Dollar AISD Bond Goes to Vote in November
Billion-Dollar AISD Bond Goes to Vote in November
"This is a bond that touches every single one of our students and every single one of our campuses."

June 29, 2017

AISD: Propositions for a Full Board
AISD: Propositions for a Full Board
Trustees mull bond package after tabbing Rodriguez to succeed Saldaña in D6

June 15, 2017

AISD’s Billion Dollar Bond
AISD’s Billion Dollar Bond
Plans include investments in 41 items, including five new schools

June 8, 2017

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