Bond Proposition Information

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On November 4, 2014, the City of Buda held its first Bond Election. All five propositions passed. Work has started to progress on the bond projects.

ABOUT THE BOND
The bond election included five separate propositions that addressed three primary areas – (1) Facilities, (2) Basic Infrastructure (streets, sidewalks, drainage and flooding) and (3) Parks and Trails.

The bond is comprised of the following propositions:  
 

PROPOSITION 1: Municipal Facility $21 million 
A multi-purpose building to house a library, municipal court, city hall, community multi-purpose space and emergency-preparedness space.

PROPOSITION 2: Public Safety Facility $6.75 million 
A facility to house the police department and related emergency and training facilities.

PROPOSITION 3: Streets $12.25 million 
Street projects identified in the City’s Transportation Master Plan and Downtown Plan, including improvements to the intersection of FM 967 and Main St., other improvements along Main St., and work on Old Goforth Rd. and San Antonio St.

PROPOSITION 4: Drainage $7 million 
Flood Control, runoff and other drainage projects as identified in the City’s Master Drainage Plan, including West Goforth Area Flooding, FM 2770 Fire Station Area Flooding, Bluff Street Area Flooding, Houston Street Area Flooding, Oxbow Neighborhood Flooding and Lifschutz Headwaters Area Flooding.

PROPOSITION 5: Parks and Trails $8 million 
Improvements to City Park and various trails as identified in the City Parks, Recreation, Trails and Open Space Master Plan, including public parks and recreational facilities on both the east and west side of the city. 


Buda Bond Blog Updates

  1. City Park Update - Nov. 27, 2019

    City Park VIDEO Update - Nov. 27, 2019 With each passing day, Buda City Park is taking shape.   “We are doing very well. We obviously have the buildings coming up and we can kind of see what it looks like,” said Donna Carter, owner of Carter Design...

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  2. Main Street Improvement Project Update - RM 967 and Main Street

    Tx-DOT and local contractor Lone Star Sitework has started construction on the Main Street Improvement Project at FM 967 and Main. The first phase of the project will impact the east side of Main. After the holidays, work will shift to the west side...

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