By Laura Heinauer
The races for four seats on the Austin school board heated up this week, with several candidates making formal announcements that they will be on the ballot Nov. 6.
This will be the first time that school board elections will be held in November alongside the presidential election instead of in May. That could have a big effect on the race, because less than 2 percent of the district’s registered voters turned out for the last trustee election.
Among the issues likely to come up …Read More »