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Posted on: December 9, 2019

City of Buda Offices Close at 11:30 AM on Friday, Dec. 13

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All City of Buda offices, including the Buda Public Library, will close at 11:30 AM on Friday, Dec. 13 for the City's Employee Holiday Luncheon.  

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Posted on: December 5, 2019

City of Buda Water System Receives Superior Rating From TCEQ

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BUDA, TX — NOV. 5, 2019 - The City of Buda’s Water System recently received high marks from the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ).  Through the hard work of the City’s Public Works operations and Engin...

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City News
Posted on: December 4, 2019

Annual Friends of the Buda Library Book Sale - Friday, Dec. 6 - Sunday, Dec. 8

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Annual Buda Library Book Sale 

Friends of the Buda Library Annual Book Sale VIDEO

The annual Friends of the Buda Library Book Sale is a holiday tradition! Offering thousands of books of all kinds for all ages, the sale runs from Friday, Dec. 6 thro...

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Posted on: December 2, 2019

Trail of Lights at Stagecoach Park Opens to the Public on Friday, Dec. 6

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TRAIL OF LIGHTS AT STAGECOACH PARK

Trail of Lights at Stagecoach Park opens to the public on Friday, December 6. Trail of Lights is a free holiday event that features lighted and decorated displays that are provided by local businesses and organizations. V...

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City News
Posted on: December 2, 2019

Christmas Light Recycling Until Friday, Jan. 10

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As your prepare for holiday, decorating the City of Buda is here to help you get rid of any old, broken, or unwanted Christmas Lights! From now until Friday, Jan. 10 ,you can drop off your Christmas lights in a box/container or bundled up for recycling. P...

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City News
Posted on: November 30, 2019

Shop Small Saturday, Cocoa Jingle, Downtown Lighting, and more! - Saturday, Nov. 30

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There is so much happening in Downtown Buda today (Saturday, Nov, 30)! Join us for all of the holiday festivities!

The best holiday experiences are shared with the ones you love. Historic Downtown Buda invites you and your loved ones to join our family and...

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City News
Posted on: November 27, 2019

City Park Construction Update - Nov. 27, 2019

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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, ow...

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City News
Posted on: November 27, 2019

The Big Picture Newsletter - Week of Nov. 25, 2019

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Thanksgiving Holiday, Buda Turkey Trot, Cocoa Jingle, Downtown Lighting, Shop Small Saturday, Trail of Lights, and more in this week's edition of The Big Picture!

The Big Picture - Week of Nov. 25, 2019

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Posted on: November 25, 2019

Traffic Alert: Main Street Closure Between FM 967 and San Antonio Street on Saturday, Nov. 30.

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Main Street between FM 967 and San Antonio Street will be closed at 3:15 p.m. and reopen at 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 30. This is due to the Cocoa Jingle and Downtown Lighting ceremony taking place downtown on Nov. 30.   

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City News
Posted on: November 25, 2019

Buda Turkey Trot - Thursday, Nov. 28. 2019

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The Annual  Buda Turkey Trot Fun Run & Walk is happening in Buda on Thanksgiving (Thursday, Nov. 28). This will impact Cabelas Drive, a portion of Main Street, and Bradfield Village Park. There are NO road closures, but please expect delays. ...

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Posted on: November 22, 2019

The Big Picture Weekly Newsletter - Week of Nov. 18, 2019

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Wiley Hopkins City council Term Ends, Buda City Council Members Sworn In, Application Deadline Extended for Census Complete Count Committee, Cocoa Jingle, Downtown Lighting Ceremony, and more in this week's edition of The Big Picture Newsletter!

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Posted on: November 21, 2019

Deadline to Submit Applications for Census 2020 Complete Count Committee Extended to Dec. 2

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BUDA CITY COUNCIL ESTABLISHING COMPLETE COUNT COMMITTEE FOR CENSUS 2020

 

BUDA, TX – (NOV. 7, 2019) - The deadline has been extended to Monday, December 2, 2019 to submit applications for the Census 2020 Complete Count Committee. ...

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Posted on: November 19, 2019

Buda City Council Members Sworn In

City Council Chambers UPDATED

Council Member Lee Urbanovksy and new Council Member Terry Cummings were sworn in during the Nov. 19 City Council meeting. Urbanovksy ran uncontested for At-Large Position 1 in the Nov. 5 General Election. Cummings replaces Mayor Pro-Tem Wiley Hopkins in ...

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City News
Posted on: November 19, 2019

Shop Small Saturday, Cocoa Jingle, Downtown Lighting, and Ornament Market - Saturday, Nov. 30

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BUDA SUPPORTS SMALL BUSINESSES THIS HOLIDAY SEASON Shop Small and Enjoy Downtown Holiday Activities

BUDA, TX - The holiday shopping season is upon us! Saturday, November 30 is Small Business Saturday and the City of Buda is a perfect place to take...

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City News
Posted on: November 19, 2019

Thanksgiving Holiday - Thursday, Nov. 28 and Friday, Nov. 29

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All city offices, including the Buda Public Library, are closed on Thursday, Nov. 28, and Friday, Nov. 29 in observance of Thanksgiving. The library will close at 5:00 p.m. on  Wednesday, Nov. 27.

City News
Posted on: November 18, 2019

Mayor Pro Tem Wiley Hopkins Reception - Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2019

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The City of Buda is hosting a reception for Mayor Pro-Tem Wiley Hopkins and the public is invited to attend. Mr. Hopkins was elected to the City Council in 2013. His term will end on Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2019. Join us in celebrating his civic service to the ...

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City News
Posted on: November 15, 2019

Scam Alert - Fraudulent City of Buda Job Postings

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SCAM ALERTFraudulent City of Buda Job Postings

BUDA, TX (Nov. 15, 2019) - The City of Buda has been made aware of a scam involving someone posting fraudulent City of Buda job openings. A recent fraudulent post went up on ‘Indeed’ for a ...

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City News
Posted on: November 15, 2019

The Big Picture Newsletter - Week of Nov. 11, 2019

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Deadline to Apply for Complete Count Committee for Census 2020, Friends of the Buda Library Annual Book Sale, Trail of Lights, and more in this week's edition of The Big Picture Weekly Newsletter. 

The Big Picture - Week of Nov. 11, 2019

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City News
Posted on: November 14, 2019

Annual Friends of the Buda Library Book Sale - Friday, Dec. 6 - Sunday, Dec. 8

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Annual Buda Library Book Sale 

The annual Friends of the Buda Library Book Sale is a holiday tradition! Offering thousands of books of all kinds for all ages, the sale runs from Friday, Dec. 6 through Sunday, Dec. 8 inside the Buda Municipal Compl...

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City News
Posted on: November 11, 2019

Strong Cold Front Could Bring Wintry Mix to Hill Country

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A very strong cold front will move across the region today, arriving before noon over the parts of the Hill Country and in the early afternoon over most of South Central Texas. Much colder air will settle over the region tonight through Wednesday morning....

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City News
Posted on: November 8, 2019

Veterans Day Parade - Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019

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Come out Saturday, Nov. 9 to honor our veterans at the Buda VFW Post 12161 Veterans Day Parade.

Veterans Day Parade Saturday, Nov. 910 AMDowntown Buda

Main Street between China and San Antonio will be closed during the parade. Main Street will clos...

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Posted on: November 8, 2019

The Big Picture Newsletter - Week of Nov. 4, 2019

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City Council to Establish Complete Count Committee for Census 2020, Veterans Day Parade, Nov. 5 General Election Results, and more in this week's edition of The Big Picture Newsletter!

The Big Picture - Week of Nov. 4, 2019

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Posted on: November 6, 2019

FM 967 Is Now OPEN

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FM 967 is now OPEN. We had to close it yesterday due to safety concerns over the structural integrity of an old vacant structure at the corner of Austin and 967. That structure has since been demolished.  

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Posted on: November 6, 2019

Final Election Results - Single Member District C

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The votes in the November 5 General Election will be canvassed on November 19.

Here are the unofficial results (unofficial until votes are canvassed) for Single Member District C (formerly Place 2):

Terry Cummings - 63.73%Jeffrey K. Morales - 36.27%

Ms. Cumm...

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City News
Posted on: November 5, 2019

Buda Businesses Recognized in 2019 Texas Downtown Association President's Awards Program

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Winners announced for the 2019 Texas Downtown Association President’s Awards Program

Winners for the 2019 Texas Downtown Association (TDA) President’s Awards were recently announced, and Main Street Buda walked away with several awards....

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City News
Posted on: November 4, 2019

City Council Meeting - Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2019

City Council Chambers UPDATED

Due to the Nov. 5 General Election, this week's City Council meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, Nov. 6 at 6:00 PM in council chambers.     

City News
Posted on: November 4, 2019

Veterans Day Holiday - Monday, Nov. 11, 2019

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All city offices, including the Buda Public Library, are closed on Monday, Nov. 11, 2019  in observance of Veterans Day.

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City News
Posted on: November 4, 2019

Nov. 5, 2019 General Election Information - Election Day Voting Locations

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Election Day - Nov. 5, 2019Polls Open 7 AM - 7 PM

***Unlike in previous elections, on Election Day Hays County Citizens can vote at any polling location in Hays County. You do not have to vote in your assigned precinct***

On the Ballot:

Single Member Distric...

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City News
Posted on: November 4, 2019

UPDATED DETOUR ROUTE: Main Street Closure - Monday, Nov. 4 and Tuesday, Nov. 5

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UPDATED DETOUR ROUTE: As part of the ongoing Main Street project, Cox Construction will install two new waste water Lines on Main Street just west of Willie’s Joint. Therefore, that portion of Main Street will be closed on Monday, Nov. 4 from 9 ...

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Posted on: November 3, 2019

Construction Complete on Old Goforth Road

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Old Goforth Road is now open to traffic, pedestrians, and bikes! Smith Construction Company finished the project on Saturday. Thank you for your patience during construction. 

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City News
Posted on: November 2, 2019

Ways to Follow City of Buda News, Events, Information

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Buda is a busy place these days. Here are all the ways you can follow City news, events, and other updates.

Subscribe to news alerts, information alerts, emergency alerts, city council agendas, bond blog, etc. (City news includes all press releases, constr...

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City News
Posted on: November 1, 2019

The Big Picture Newsletter - Week of Oct. 28, 2019

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Texas Arbor Day Fun, Paying It Forward Is A Budaful Thing, Trail of Lights, Nov. 5 General Election Information, and more in this week's edition of The Big Picture!

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Posted on: October 31, 2019

Freeze Warning in Effect - Friday, Nov. 1, 2019

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A freeze warning is in effect on Friday, Nov. 1 from 1 AM to 10 AM. In addition to covering your plants and pipes please remember to bring your outdoor pets in overnight.

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Posted on: October 31, 2019

Trail of Lights at Stagecoach Park

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TRAIL OF LIGHTS AT STAGECOACH PARK

Trail of Lights at Stagecoach Park opens to the public on Friday, December 6. Trail of Lights is a free holiday event that features lighted and decorated displays that are provided by local businesses and organizations. V...

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City News
Posted on: October 30, 2019

Paying It Forward Is A Budaful Thing: Buda's Brightside

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Paying It Forward Is A Budaful Thing - Buda's Brightside VIDEO

The City's "Paying It Forward Is A Budaful Thing" series focuses on the people and organizations doing great things in the community. This time around we are featuring "Buda's Br...

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City News
Posted on: October 30, 2019

Texas Arbor Day Fun and Crafts - Friday, Nov. 1

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TEXAS ARBOR DAY FUN AND CRAFTS

Join the fun as the City of Buda and the Buda Public Library celebrate Texas Arbor Day by offering the community two engaging events. Come to Green Meadows Park on Friday, Nov. 1, 2019 at 10 a.m. for a tree planting ceremony,...

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City News
Posted on: October 30, 2019

Old Goforth Road Construction Update - Oct. 30, 2019

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Smith Construction, the City's contractor, says they expect to do the striping of the road this weekend. The weather has delayed them a few times. The contractor began removing barrier, debris, and unused construction materials from the northern corner of...

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Posted on: October 22, 2019

Main Street Closure - Between Bradfield Park and Hawk Lane on Sunday, October 27 from 9 pm to 5 am

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MAIN STREET CLOSUREBETWEEN BRADFIELD PARK AND HAWK LANE

(BUDA, TX) - OCT. 27, 2019 - As part of the ongoing Main Street Improvement Project, Cox Commercial Construction will install an additional culvert under Main Street to help reduce future flooding haz...

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Posted on: October 25, 2019

The Big Picture Newsletter - Week of Oct. 21, 2019

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FM 967 and Main Street Improvement Project Begins, Boo-Da Halloween, Baylor Scott & White Community Open House, Early Voting Information, Scam Alert and more in this week's edition of The Big Picture Newsletter!

The Big Picture Newsletter - Week of Oct...

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Posted on: October 24, 2019

FM 967 and Main Street Improvement Projects Begins Monday, Oct. 28

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On Monday, Oct. 28, TxDOT and local contractor Lone Star Sitework will begin construction on the FM 967 and Main Street Improvement Project. Lone Star Sitework plans to mobilize on Friday, Oct. 25 with traffic control signage and barricades. 

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Posted on: October 23, 2019

Update on GrubTubs Inc. Complaint Process - Oct. 23, 2019

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UPDATE ON GRUBTUBS INC. COMPLAINT PROCESS

BUDA, TX (Oct. 23, 2019) - The City of Buda is continuing to receive complaints from neighbors of the GrubTubs’ facility. To date, the City’s Code Enforcement division has fielded 292 resident c...

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Posted on: October 23, 2019

Scam Alert - Oct. 23, 2019

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SCAM ALERTCaller Using City of Buda Office Number Claiming Social Security Fraud 

BUDA, TX (Oct. 23, 2019) - The City of Buda continues to experience a scam involving a caller who is telling residents there is “fraudulent activity&rd...

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City News
Posted on: October 21, 2019

Main Street Improvement Project - RM 967 and Main Street

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On Friday, Oct. 25, TxDOT and contractor Lone Star Siteworks will begin the RM 967 and Main Street improvement project in Downtown Buda. Lone Star Siteworks plans to mobilize on Friday, Oct. 25 with traffic control signage and barricades. Construction wil...

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Posted on: October 21, 2019

Old Goforth Road Construction Update - Oct. 21, 2019

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OLD GOFORTH ROAD CONSTRUCTION UPDATE

(BUDA, TX) - OCT. 21, 2019 - Striping/painting on the roadway has been delayed until Friday, Oct. 25. Old Goforth is anticipated to fully open after the striping is done. It may open on Friday, over the weekend, or earl...

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Posted on: October 21, 2019

17th Annual Boo-Da Halloween in Downtown Buda - Saturday, Oct. 26

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17th ANNUAL BOO-DA HALLOWEEN IN DOWNTOWN BUDA

Are you ready for a scary good time? The 17th Annual Boo-Da Halloween is Saturday, Oct. 26 in Downtown Buda from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Don't miss Buda's spookiest event of the season! Festivities include vario...

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Posted on: October 21, 2019

Early Voting for Nov. 5 General Election Starts TODAY (Monday, Oct. 21, 2019)

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NOVEMBER 5, 2019 GENERAL ELECTION INFORMATION

On the Ballot:

Single Member District CTerry CummingsJeff Morales

At-Large Position 1Lee Urbanovksy (Uncontested)

Early Voting Dates and Times

Monday, Oct. 21 - Friday, Oct. 258 AM - 5 PM

Saturday, Oct. 2610 AM - 2 ...

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Posted on: October 20, 2019

Buda Main Street Program’s "Art in the Heart" - Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019

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Buda Main Street Program’s Art in the Heart

The Buda Main Street Program is hosting Art in the Heart, a celebration of fine art in Historic Downtown Buda, which will take place on Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019 from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. 

The Buda Main...

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Posted on: October 20, 2019

Livestrong Annual Challenge Ride - Sunday, Oct. 20

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On Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019, the Annual Livestrong Challenge Ride will cut through Buda. This will impact several roads, including Old San Antonio Road, Main Street, FM 967, and FM 2770. The ride starts at 7:30  a.m. and ends by 4:00 p.m. 

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City News
Posted on: October 18, 2019

The Big Picture - Week of Oct. 14, 2019

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Old Goforth Road Construction Update, Nov. 5 General Election Information, Art in the Heart, Bike Rodeo, Livestrong Challenge Traffic Alert, Transportation & Mobility Survey Deadline Extended, and more in this week's edition of The Big Picture!

The Big...

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Posted on: October 18, 2019

Old Goforth Road Construction Update - Oct. 18, 2019

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Construction on Old Goforth Road is nearing completion. The City’s contractor, Smith Construction, will begin laying the first course of asphalt on the west side of the road on Friday, Oct. 18. Asphalt work will continue on Saturday, Oct. 19. St...

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Posted on: October 16, 2019

Transportation & Mobility Master Plan Online Survey Deadline Extended - Nov. 1, 2019

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Tell us what you think! Share your input on Buda’s transportation system through our online mapping exercise and survey. The deadline to take the survey has been EXTENDED through Nov. 1, 2019.

Buda is one of the fastest growing cities in one of ...

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Posted on: October 16, 2019

Texas Arbor Day Fun and Crafts - Friday, Nov. 1

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TEXAS ARBOR DAY FUN AND CRAFTS

(BUDA, TX) - Oct. 16, 2019 - Join the fun as the City of Buda and the Buda Public Library celebrate Texas Arbor Day by offering the community two engaging events. Come to Green Meadows Park on Friday, Nov. 1, 2019 at 10 a.m. ...

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City News
Posted on: October 15, 2019

Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Buda Celebrates Opening

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BAYLOR SCOTT & WHITE MEDICAL CENTER - BUDA CELEBRATES OPENING

Baylor Scott & White Ribbon Cutting and Opening Celebration Video

BUDA, TX (Oct. 15, 2019) — Baylor Scott & White Health celebrated the opening of its new medical center loc...

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Posted on: October 15, 2019

Livestrong Annual Challenge Ride - Sunday, Oct. 20

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On Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019, the Annual Livestrong Challenge Ride will cut through Buda. This will impact several roads, including Old San Antonio Road, Main Street, FM 967, and FM 2770. The ride starts at 7:30  a.m. and ends by 4:00 p.m. 

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City News
Posted on: October 15, 2019

Nov. 5, 2019 General Election Information - Early Voting and Election Day Voting Locations

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NOVEMBER 5, 2019 GENERAL ELECTION INFORMATION

On the Ballot:

Single Member District CTerry CummingsJeff Morales

At-Large Position 1Lee Urbanovksy (Uncontested)

Early Voting Dates and Times

Monday, Oct. 21 - Friday, Oct. 258 AM - 5 PM

Saturday, Oct. 2610 AM - 2 ...

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City News
Posted on: October 11, 2019

The Big Picture - Week of Oct. 7, 2019

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Columbus Day Holiday, Art in the Heart, Bike Rodeo at Stagecoach Park, Amended Fee Schedule for FY 2019-2020, Boo-Da Halloween, Baylor Scott & White Ribbon Cutting, and more in this week's edition of The Big Picture Newsletter.

The Big Picture Newslett...

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Posted on: October 11, 2019

City of Buda Utility Rates For Fiscal Year 2019 - 2020

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City of Buda Utility Rates For Fiscal Year 2019 - 2020

Utility rates for the new fiscal year will be reflected in the next billing cycle. The next utility bill will go out in  mid-October and is due on November 10. 

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Posted on: October 9, 2019

Fiscal Year 2019-2020 Fee Schedule - AMENDED

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***City Council Amended the fee schedule at its Oct. 7 meeting. The updated document is attached.****

With the new fiscal year starting in October for the City of Buda, we wanted to share the new fee schedule. This includes facility rental fees, park renta...

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Posted on: October 8, 2019

Buda Main Street Program’s "Art in the Heart" - Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019

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Buda Main Street Program’s Art in the Heart

The Buda Main Street Program is hosting Art in the Heart, a celebration of fine art in Historic Downtown Buda, which will take place on Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019 from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. 

The Buda Main...

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City News
Posted on: October 7, 2019

Columbus Day Holiday - Monday, Oct. 14, 2019

Columbus Day Holiday - Oct. 14, 2019

All City offices, including the Buda Public Library, are closed on Monday, Oct. 14, 2019 in observance of Columbus Day.

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Posted on: October 4, 2019

The Big Picture Newsletter - Week of Sept. 30, 2019

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Boo-Da Halloween, Employee Spotlight, City Park Update, Transportation and Mobility Master Plan Survey, Employment Opportunities, and more in this week's edition of The Big Picture.   

The Big Picture - Week of Sept. 30, 2019

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Posted on: October 3, 2019

Voter Registration Deadline for Nov. 5, 2019 Election

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Are you registered to vote? October 7, 2019 is the last day to register to vote for the November 5, 2019 election. You can pick up a voter registration form at the Buda Public Library! More information at  https://www.votetexas.gov/register-to-vo...

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Posted on: October 3, 2019

City Council Meeting - Monday, Oct. 7 at 5:00 p.m.

City Council Chambers UPDATED

Our next City Council meeting will be held on Monday, Oct. 7 at 5:00 p.m. in City Council chambers. Due to National Night Out festivities this week, we had to reschedule the meeting.

City News
Posted on: October 2, 2019

Employee Spotlight - Nikki Dykes, Development Coordinator

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Employee Spotlight Video - Nikki Dykes, Development Coordinator

If you live in Central Texas, you know growth is happening everywhere you look. Development Coordinator Nikki Dykes has the big responsibility of helping to manage Buda’s growth. &am...

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Posted on: October 1, 2019

Baylor Scott & White Ribbon Cutting and Community Open House

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The new Baylor Scott & White Medical Center in Buda officially opened to the public on Saturday, Sept. 28. The full-service hospital will have its official ribbon cutting and celebration ceremony on Tuesday, Oct. 15 and the public is invited to attend...

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Posted on: September 30, 2019

Buda Businesses Advance to Finalists in Texas Downtown Association President’s Awards Program

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Buda Businesses Advance to Finalists in Texas Downtown Association President’s Awards Program

Finalists for the 2019 Texas Downtown Association President’s Awards Program were recently announced in Austin.  For over 30 years th...

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Posted on: September 30, 2019

City Park Construction Update - Sept. 30, 2019

City Park - Sept. 30, 2019

The Barr Company, Buda’s 2014 Bond Proposition 5 Contractor, continues construction and landscaping efforts at the new City Park! Thirty-six mature Monterrey Oak trees were carefully planted around the park’s circular sidewalk! These t...

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Posted on: September 27, 2019

Univision "En Su Comunidad" Family Resources Fair

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Today, (Friday, Sept. 27), Vnivision's  "En Su Comunidad" (In Your Community) Family Resources Fair with is happening at Buda City Hall from 5 PM to 7 PM. Univision's news anchors will broadcast live and they will have several community...

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Posted on: September 27, 2019

The Big Picture Newsletter - Week of Sept. 23, 2019

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Univision "En Su Comunidad" Family Resources Fair, National Night Out, Lights Going Up at Buda Sportsplex, Scam Alert, and more in this week's edition of The Big Picture newsletter.

The Big Picture Newsletter - Week of Sept. 23, 2019

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Posted on: September 25, 2019

Old Buda Public Library Furniture Up For Grabs

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Do you need bookshelves, chairs, or other furniture? Here's your chance to get it for free! We are getting rid of the furniture at the former Buda Public Library. On Friday, Sept. 27 from 9 AM to 3 PM, you can drop by the old library located at 303 Main S...

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Posted on: September 24, 2019

Chronic Disease Self-Management Program

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The Area Agency on Aging of the Capital Area is holding a Chronic Disease Self-Management Program on Thursdays from October 3 to November 7 at the Buda Municipal Building from ...

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Posted on: September 24, 2019

National Voter Registration Day - Tuesday, Sept. 24

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Today (Tuesday, Sept. 24) is National Voter Registration Day! Are you registered to vote? October 7, 2019 is the last day to register to vote for the November 5, 2019 election. You can pick up a voter registration form at the Buda Public Library! More inf...

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Posted on: September 17, 2019

Buda City Council Approves FY 2019-2020 Tax Rate and Budget

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BUDA CITY COUNCIL APPROVES FY 2019-2020 TAX RATE AND BUDGET

The Buda City Council unanimously approved and adopted the Fiscal Year 2019-2020 Budget and Tax Rate at its September 17, 2019 meeting.  

Budget Highlights

  • The 2019-2020 budget is a balance...
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Posted on: September 17, 2019

City of Buda Receives Prestigious Budget Presentation Award For Second Consecutive Year

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CITY OF BUDA RECEIVES PRESTIGIOUS BUDGET PRESENTATION AWARDFOR SECOND CONSECUTIVE YEAR

For the second consecutive year, the City of Buda has received the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) Distinguished Buda Presentation Award for the Fiscal Ye...

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Posted on: September 13, 2019

City Park Construction Update - Sept. 13, 2019

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City Park Construction UpdateSept. 13, 2019 

The new amphitheater went vertical this week! Shapes, textures, and shadows lit by the setting Texas sun provides a beautiful and warm backdrop to the many events that the future holds in store for the ...

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Posted on: September 13, 2019

Old Goforth Road Construction Update - Sept. 13, 2019

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Old Goforth Construction Update: Old Goforth Road’s transition to being a “New” Goforth Road continues to take shape! Over the past week the work crews of the City’s contractor, Smith Construction, completed the nea...

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Posted on: September 13, 2019

The Big Picture Newsletter - Week of Sept. 9, 2019

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Boo-Da Halloween, New Traffic Signal on Main St., City Park Construction, Monthly Development Report, and more in this week's edition of The Big Picture!

 The Big Picture Newsletter - Week of Sept. 9, 2019 

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Posted on: September 11, 2019

17th Annual Boo-Da Halloween

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Come one, come all for Buda's spookiest event of the season! The 17th Annual Boo-Da Halloween festivities will include: various costume contests, a brand new haunted maze, and monster-ous amounts of candy. 

Boo-Da Halloween When: Saturday, October...

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City News
Posted on: September 11, 2019

Hays County Traffic Alert: Old San Antonio Road Improvements Project

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Hays County Traffic Alert

Work continues on Hays County’s Old San Antonio Road Improvements project. Concurrent utility work is also nearing completion. Starting Friday, September 13, the outside eastbound lane of Main Street will be closed at O...

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Posted on: September 6, 2019

The Big Picture Newsletter - Week of Sept. 2, 2019

City of Buda Transportation and Master

Transportation & Mobility Master Plan Survey & Mapping Exercise, Scam Alert, City Park Progress, New Hays County Voting Machines, First Saturday, and more!

The Big Picture Newsletter - Week of Sept. 2, 2019

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City News
Posted on: September 6, 2019

Transportation & Mobility Master Plan

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Buda is one of the fastest growing cities in one of the fastest growing counties in the Country. As a result, the City is faced with local and regional transportation challenges, as the area has become increasingly popular among the local community, visit...

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City News
Posted on: September 5, 2019

New Hays County Voting Machines

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Residents Can Try Out New Voting Machines at Precinct Offices(Hays County Press Release)

Hays County Courthouse, San Marcos, TX (Sept. 5, 2019) – Hays County voters will have brand new voting machines for the November 2019 elections, and resident...

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City News
Posted on: September 3, 2019

SCAM ALERT

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SCAM ALERTCaller Using City of Buda Office Number Claiming Social Security Fraud

BUDA, TX - September 3, 2019 - The City of Buda has been made aware of a possible scam involving a caller who is telling residents that there is “fraudulent activity...

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City News
Posted on: August 30, 2019

The Big Picture Newsletter - Week of Aug. 26, 2019

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Municipal Complex Receives Urban Land Institute Award, Labor Day Holiday, Heritage Tree Officially Named, Lilly St. & Rose St. Paving, and more in this week's edition of The Big Picture!

The Big Picture Newsletter - Week of Aug. 26, 2019

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City News
Posted on: August 28, 2019

City of Buda Municipal Complex Recognized with Urban Land Institute Award

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BUDA, TX — August 28, 2019 — The City of Buda is pleased to announce that our new Municipal Complex was recognized with the Urban Land Institute (ULI) “Best Public Place” award. The ULI recognizes and celebrates pro...

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City News
Posted on: August 27, 2019

Labor Day Holiday - Sept. 2, 2019

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All city offices, including the Buda Public Library, are closed on Monday, Sept. 2, 2019 in observance of Labor Day.

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City News
Posted on: August 23, 2019

The Big Picture Newsletter - Week of Aug. 19, 2019

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Sunfield Station Ribbon Cutting, Update on GrubTubs Complaint Process, Municipal Building Finalist for Urban Land Institute Award, Water Conservation Tips, and more in this week's edition of the Big Picture Newsletter. 

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City News
Posted on: August 22, 2019

Update on GrubTubs Inc. Complaint Process

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UPDATE ON GRUBTUBS INC. COMPLAINT PROCESSCity of Buda, TCEQ, & Hays County Regulating Authority

BUDA, TX - Aug. 22, 2019 - Over the past month, the  City of Buda has filed multiple cases in Buda Municipal Court against GrubTubs Inc. for violat...

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City News
Posted on: August 21, 2019

City of Buda Mourns Loss of Beloved Employee

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CITY OF BUDA MOURNS LOSS OF BELOVED EMPLOYEEMartin “Doc” Dockendorf 

BUDA, TX - August 21, 2019 - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of a beloved longtime Buda employee. Martin “Doc&rdq...

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City News
Posted on: August 21, 2019

Maintaining Your Irrigation System

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This is peak lawn season. Ensuring your irrigation system is properly working and following the recommended watering schedule will not only save water, but will save you money.

1) CHECK THE CONTROLLER – make sure the date, time, and system settin...

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City News
Posted on: August 20, 2019

Water My Yard Weekly Water Recommendations

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As part of the City’s continued effort to conserve water, the City of Buda has partnered with LCRA and Texas A&M AgriLife Extension to provide customers with a weekly recommendation on how much water to apply to their lawn. Over 50% of lands...

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City News
Posted on: August 20, 2019

City of Buda Municipal Complex Finalist For Urban Land Institute Award

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BUDA, TX - August 19, 2019 - The City of Buda is pleased to announce that our new Municipal Complex is a finalist for an Urban Land Institute (ULI) Impact Award. The ULI recognizes and celebrates projects that achieve excellence in land use pract...

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City News
Posted on: August 16, 2019

Sunfield Station Ribbon Cutting

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Sunfield Station had its official ribbon cutting ceremony today. The facility is a 30,000 square foot multi-use sports complex located on Main Street (2610 Main Street ) near US Foods on the City's east side. Indoor volleyball is the primary focus, but it...

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City News
Posted on: August 16, 2019

Water Smart Customer Portal

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The City's WaterSmart Customer Portal is now open for residents receiving water service from the City of Buda. Please visit the following website: https://budatx.watersmart.com/index.php/welcome and enter your account ID found on your utility bill. Custom...

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City News
Posted on: August 16, 2019

The Big Picture Newsletter - Week of Aug. 12, 2019

Buda Heritage Tree

Back to School Traffic Safety, Employee Spotlight, Name Buda's Heritage Tree, Budafest 2019 Canceled, Oxbow Drainage and Old Goforth Improvement Project Updates, and more in this week's edition of The Big Picture Newsletter.  

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City News
Posted on: August 15, 2019

Employee Spotlight - Vicki Fuchs, HR Director

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City of Buda Employee Spotlight Video - Vicki Fuchs, HR Director

“I moved to the state of Texas about four years ago and what attracted met to the City of Buda is I came from a small town called Frederick, Maryland. I love Buda because it reminded me of Fr...

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City News
Posted on: August 15, 2019

REMINDER: Back to School Traffic Safety

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BACK TO SCHOOL TRAFFIC SAFETY

Classes in Hays CISD Begin on Thursday, August 15, 2019Some Private Schools Start Monday, August 12, 2019 

As summer comes to an end for students and the 2019 – 2020 school year begins, we wanted to take this...

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City News
Posted on: August 9, 2019

Budafest Canceled for 2019

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BUDAFEST CANCELED DUE TO IMPENDING CONSTRUCTION IN DOWNTOWN BUDATOURISM DEPARTMENT GEARING UP FOR BUDAFEST’S 40TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION IN 2020   

BUDA, TX — These are busy times in Buda! Road improvements, approved ...

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City News
Posted on: August 9, 2019

Voting to Name Buda's Heritage Oak Tree Now Open

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Buda’s 260-year-old heritage oak tree, anchoring the southeast corner of the new Municipal Complex and library grounds, is about to get a name. The Buda City Council has approved a community-generated final slate of names for online voting by th...

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City News
Posted on: August 9, 2019

The Big Picture - Week of August 5, 2019

Back to School

Students Head Back to Class, City Council Sets Proposed FY 2019-2020 Public Hearings, Hays County Burn Ban, and more in this week's edition of "The Big Picture" newsletter.   

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City News
Posted on: August 8, 2019

Back to School Traffic Safety/Road Construction Information

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BACK TO SCHOOL TRAFFIC SAFETY

Classes in Hays CISD Begin on Thursday, August 15, 2019Some Private Schools Start Monday, August 12, 2019 

As summer comes to an end for students and the 2019 – 2020 school year begins, we wanted to take this...

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City News
Posted on: August 8, 2019

Old Goforth Road Improvement Project Update- Aug. 8, 2019

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We’re nearing the end of Old Goforth Road improvement project! Initial paving will occur this Friday and Saturday (August 9-10, 2019) to permit one-way only traffic from North to South (from the intersection of FM 2001 and CR 119 south to the in...

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City News
Posted on: August 8, 2019

Heat Advisory in Effect from Noon to 7 PM (Thursday, Aug. 8)

Heat Advisory - Aug. 8, 2019

The heat wave continues. A heat advisory is in effect from noon to 7 this evening (Thursday, August 8). The high is expected to be around 101, but the heat index values is expected to reach 108 to 110 degrees in some areas. Please take the necessary preca...

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City News
Posted on: August 6, 2019

City Council Sets Public Hearings for Proposed Fiscal Year 2019-2020 Budget

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BUDA, TX — The Buda City Council received the proposed budget presentation at its August 6 Council Meeting and has set public hearings for the proposed Fiscal Year 2019-2020 Budget.  

Proposed Budget Hearings 

Aug. 20, 2019 - 6:0...

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City News
Posted on: August 7, 2019

Heat Advisory in Effect From Noon to 7 p.m. Today (Wednesday, Aug. 7)

Heat Advisory Aug. 7, 2019

It's going to be a hot one! The high is expected to be around 103, but heat index values in some areas are expected to reach 108 to 110 degrees. Central Texas is under a heat advisory from noon until 7 this evening. If you're going to be outside for an ex...

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City News
Posted on: August 6, 2019

Hays County Burn Ban In Effect

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From Hays County

August 6, 2019 -- BURN BAN IN EFFECT for Hays County. No outdoor burning is allowed. This includes burn barrels with or without lids. Food grills with lids are allowed--please make sure you have a water source nearby, and that the fire is ...

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City News
Posted on: August 5, 2019

Regulating Authority Over Businesses Outside City Limits/Update on GrubTubs Complaint Process

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In recent weeks the City of Buda has filed multiple cases in Buda Municipal Court against GrubTubs Inc. for violation of the City’s Odor Nuisance Ordinance.  Per the City’s ordinance, if the defendant is found guilty, the pena...

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City News
Posted on: August 5, 2019

Hays County Traffic Alert - Old San Antonio Road

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Hays County Traffic Alert

Beginning Wednesday, August 7 through Thursday, August 8, Old San Antonio Road will be closed to all through traffic due to construction at the existing drainage culvert located at 945 C Old San Antonio Road. Access to addresses n...

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City News
Posted on: August 2, 2019

The Big Picture Newsletter - Week of July 29, 2019

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Buda City Park Concrete Pouring, Goodbye Power Lines, New Restroom Being Constructed at Stagecoach Park, Johnson High School Ribbon Cutting, and more in this week's edition of The Big Picture newsletter.

The Big Picture - Week of July 29, 2019

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City News
Posted on: July 29, 2019

Prescribed Burn on Tuesday, July 30

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(City of Austin Press Release)

AUSTIN – Austin Water’s Wildland Conservation and partnering agencies plan to conduct a prescribed burn on approximately 150 acres of Austin’s Water Quality Protection Lands on Tuesday, July 30, ...

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City News
Posted on: July 26, 2019

Bond Project Updates - July 26, 2019

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There are a number of bond projects happening around Buda. See the updates below. City Park Construction City Park Update Including VideoMain Street Improvement Project (Between Cabela's Drive and Railroad Street)Main Street Improvement Project Update Inc...

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City News
Posted on: July 26, 2019

The Big Picture Newsletter - Week of July 22, 2019

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Main Street Construction, Harry Potter's Birthday Party, Movies in the Park, South Main Music Nights, and more in this week's edition of The Big Picture.

 The Big Picture Newsletter - Week of July 22, 2019 

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City News
Posted on: July 24, 2019

Main Street Improvement Project (Between Cabela's Drive and Railroad St)- July 24, 2019

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Main Street Improvement Project (Between Cabela's Drive and Railroad Street) VIDEO

Construction on Main, between Cabela’s Drive and Railroad Street, is gearing up. The improvement project is part of a bond passed in November 2014 aimed at improvi...

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City News
Posted on: July 24, 2019

Buda Public Library Hosting Concert with Chilean Singer-Song Writer and Guitarist Ricardo Parra

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July 24, 2019 – The Buda Public Library is excited to announce that they will be hosting a concert with Chilean singer-song writer and guitarist Ricardo Parra on August 8 at 7 PM in the multi-purpose room of the Buda Municipal Complex Building (...

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City News
Posted on: July 24, 2019

Hays County Traffic Alert: Old San Antonio Road

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TRAFFIC ALERT FROM HAYS COUNTY: All traffic on Old San Antonio Rd. will be northbound only for the duration of the Buda Elementary School construction project, which is currently expected to finish in mid-September. Motorists at the Old San Antonio/Walgre...

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City News
Posted on: July 22, 2019

Buda Citizens' Academy Registration Now Open

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Are you interested in learning how your city government operates? If the answer is yes, then we have a great opportunity for you. On Monday, July 22, registration opens for the City of Buda’s Citizens’ Academy.  We invite citi...

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City News
Posted on: July 19, 2019

The Big Picture Newsletter - Week of July 15, 2019

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Buda City Park Construction Update, Buda's Citizen's Academy Registration, Upcoming Construction, Buda Public Library Family Astronomy Family Night and more in this week's edition of The Big Picture Newsletter. 

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City News
Posted on: July 19, 2019

Main Street Improvement Project (Between Cabela's Drive and Railroad Street)

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On Monday, July 22, 2019, a notice to proceed with construction will be issued for the Main Street Improvement Project between Cabela’s Drive and Railroad Street. The project is being done in three phases, with the first phase beginning on the s...

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City News
Posted on: July 19, 2019

Update on Odor Complaints Against GrubTubs Inc.

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BUDA, TX —  The City of Buda has taken the next action against GrubTubs Inc., for violation of the City’s Odor Nuisance Ordinance. The City’s Code Enforcement Officer has filed a case in Municipal Court regarding the...

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City News
Posted on: July 18, 2019

REMINDER: Main Street Improvement Project Open House - Thursday, July 18

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During the week of July 22, 2019, the Main Street Improvement Project between Cabela’s Drive and Railroad Street will begin. The first phase of construction will include the installation of a traffic signal at Main Street and E. Loop St./Sequoyah near the...

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City News
Posted on: July 17, 2019

Buda City Park Construction Update - July 17, 2019

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Buda City Park Construction Update Video - July 17, 2019

The construction crew is hard at work at Buda City Park.    

“I think it’s an exciting project," said Mari Rodriguez Barr, Owner and President of The Barr Company.   &a...

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City News
Posted on: July 16, 2019

WaterSmart Customer Portal Open

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The City of Buda is nearing completion on the installation of the City’s new water meter system. The new system enables customers to see consumption data in real-time as opposed to having to request their consumption data from the City. The syst...

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City News
Posted on: July 16, 2019

Buda Citizens' Academy Registration Opens Monday, July 22

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Are you interested in learning how your city government operates? If the answer is yes, then we have a great opportunity for you. On Monday, July 22, registration opens for the City of Buda’s Citizens’ Academy. We invite citizens that ...

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City News
Posted on: July 12, 2019

The Big Picture Newsletter - Week of July 8, 2019

Library Self-Check Out

WaterSmart Portal Opens, Main Street Improvement Project Open House, New Library Self-Check Stations, Construction at Old Antonio Road and Main Street, and more in this week's edition of The Big Picture Newsletter!

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City News
Posted on: July 12, 2019

Main Street and Old San Antonio Road Construction/Traffic Control

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Hays County’s road improvement bond contractor and CenterPoint Energy will begin utility construction efforts within the intersection of Main Street and Old San Antonio Road starting the week of July 14. Work to install new potable water and nat...

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City News
Posted on: July 11, 2019

Buda Public Library Introduces Self-Check Stations

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Checking out books at the library has never been easier! The Buda Public Library has acquired two new self-check stations for library guests to check out materials faster and easier.

“We’re very excited for our library guests to be able...

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City News
Posted on: July 10, 2019

Main Street Improvement Project Open House - Thursday, July 18

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During the week of July 22, 2019, the Main Street Improvement Project between Cabela’s Drive and Railroad Street will begin. The first phase of construction will include the installation of a traffic signal at Main Street and E. Loop St./Sequoya...

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City News
Posted on: July 10, 2019

City of Buda WaterSmart Customer Portal Open

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The City of Buda is nearing completion on the installation of the City’s new water meter system. The new system enables customers to see consumption data in real-time as opposed to having to request their consumption data from the City. The syst...

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City News
Posted on: July 5, 2019

The Big Picture Weekly Newsletter

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Buda Back in the Day, City Manager Becomes President of TCMA, Movies in the Park, Solicitor Ordinance, and more in this week's edition of the Big Picture newsletterl!

The Big Picture Newsletter - Week of July 1, 2019

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City News
Posted on: July 1, 2019

Red, White & Buda - July 4, 2019

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Red, White & Buda Schedule

Bike Decorating for Red, White & Buda Parade 

Does you kiddo need help decorating his/her bike? Join the Buda Public Library on Wednesday, July 3 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM. They will have decorations on hand, or you...

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City News
Posted on: July 1, 2019

Buda City Manager Takes Over as President of Texas City Management Association

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A big congratulations to Buda City Manager Kenneth Williams who took over as President of the Texas City Management Association (TCMA) for 2019-2020 on June 30, 2019. TCMA consists of local government professionals dedicated to promoting the highest stand...

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City News
Posted on: June 29, 2019

Buda Back in the Day - First Baptist Church of Buda

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Buda Back in the Day Video - First Baptist Church of Buda

"The church began way back in the 1800's before Buda was actually a town, kind of out west of here.”

If these walls could speak, Buda’s First Baptist Church would have a lot ...

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City News
Posted on: June 28, 2019

The Big Picture Newsletter - Week of June 24, 2019

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Red, White & Buda, Small Business Makes Big Donation to Buda Library, Movies in the Park, Heritage Tree Naming Contest Deadline, and more in this week's edition of the Big Picture Newsletter. 

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City News
Posted on: June 27, 2019

Red, White & Buda Information

Red, White and Buda Newsletter

Red, White & Buda Schedule

Bike Decorating for Red, White & Buda Parade Does you kiddo need help decorating his/her bike? Join the Buda Public Library on Wednesday, July 3 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM. They will have decorations on hand, or you...

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City News
Posted on: June 26, 2019

Old San Antonio Road Closure - Friday, June 28, 2019

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Traffic Alert from Hays CountyOld San Antonio Road Closure - Friday, June 28, 2019

On Friday, June 28, Old San Antonio Road between Main Street and Manchaca Springs Road will be closed. The roadway is estimated to be closed all day from 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM...

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City News
Posted on: June 25, 2019

Small Business Invests in Community with Big Donation to Buda Library

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Small Business Invests in Community with Big Donation to Buda Library

A local small business with a generous heart has made a difference with a $7,770 donation to the Buda Public Library. Sweet Nails and Spa pledged a year ago to contribute $1 of every ped...

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City News
Posted on: June 21, 2019

The Big Picture Newsletter - Week of June 17, 2019

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Amended Water Conservation Ordinance, Heritage Tree Naming Contest, Red, White & Buda, Fireworks Ordinance, Movies in the Park and more in this week's edition of "The Big Picture" Weekly Newsletter.  

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City News
Posted on: June 21, 2019

Heat Advisory in Effect from Noon to 7 PM (Friday, June 21)

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Another day, another heat advisory. Stay hydrated! Heat index values are expected to peak between 108 and 112 degrees.

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City News
Posted on: June 20, 2019

FM 1626 South Project: Traffic Switch on Friday, June 21 at 5:00 AM

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On Friday, June 21 starting at 5:00 AM, a traffic switch on FM 1626 will impact the intersections of RM 967 and FM 2770: 

  • The traffic switch will begin at 5 AM on Friday, 06/21.
  • Northbound traffic will be shifted from FM 2770 to RM 967 onto the new...
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City News
Posted on: June 20, 2019

City Council Approves Amended Water Resource Management and Conservation Ordinance

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CITY COUNCIL APPROVES AMENDED WATER RESOURCE MANAGEMENTAND CONSERVATION ORDINANCE

The Buda City Council approved an amended Water Resource Management and Conservation Ordinance at its June 18 meeting. The changes go into effect immediately.  

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City News
Posted on: June 20, 2019

Heat Advisory in Effect from 1 PM to 7 PM (Thursday, June 20)

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Another Heat Advisory is in effect from 1 PM through 7 PM this evening. Heat index values will range from 108 to 112, with isolated spots up to 114! The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity will combine to create a situation in which heat ill...

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City News
Posted on: June 19, 2019

Fireworks Prohibited in City of Buda

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Fireworks Prohibited in City of Buda

With the 4th of July just around the corner, the City of Buda wanted to remind citizens that fireworks are prohibited in and around Buda. Fireworks cannot be used/detonated in the city limits or within 5,000 feet of the...

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City News
Posted on: June 18, 2019

Buda Sportsplex Open

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Buda Sportsplex is open today.Softball field #4 is holding water and remains closed. Soft ball field #3 is soft, but should be playable. Fields 1 and 2 are good.

City News
Posted on: June 17, 2019

Friends of the Buda Library Buda Heritage Oak Tree Naming Contest

Buda Heritage Tree

What’s in a name? Identity, reference, history? Buda’s Heritage Oak tree, over 200 years old and survivor of relocation on the city’s new Municipal Complex site two years ago, is about to find out! Friends of the Buda Library...

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City News
Posted on: June 17, 2019

Senate Bill 483 Signed Into Law by Governor Abbott

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SENATE BILL 483 SIGNED INTO LAW BY GOVERNOR ABBOTTBill Simplifies Process for City of Buda’s Aquifer Storage Recovery Pilot Well

On Monday, June 10, Governor Greg Abbott signed Senate Bill 483 into law. Senate Bill 483 is particularly impactful a...

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City News
Posted on: June 14, 2019

The Big Picture Weekly Newsletter - Week of June 20, 2019

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Red, White & Buda, Finance Director Completes CPM Program, Movies in the Park, Buda PD Permanent MedReturn Drop Box, and more!

The Big Picture Weekly Newsletter - Week of June 10, 2019

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City News
Posted on: June 13, 2019

Reminder: Movies in the Park Starts Friday, June 14

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Movies in the Park is back!!! Check out this year's line-up. Movies start at 8:45. The best part? It's free! 

The SandlotFriday, June 14Buda Sportsplex

Apollo 11Friday, June 28Buda City Hall

CocoFriday, July 12Buda Mill & Grain

Incredibles 2Frida...

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City News
Posted on: June 12, 2019

Buda Police Department Permanent MedReturn Drop Box

MedReturn Drop Box

Are you trying to empty out your medicine cabinet but don’t know where to take unwanted or unused medications? The Buda Police Department has a solution. You can now dispose of excess and expired prescriptions, including over-the-counter medicat...

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City News
Posted on: June 12, 2019

Green Meadows Splash Pad Closed Monday, June 17 for Routine Maintenance

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The Green Meadows Splash Pad will be closed on Monday, June 17 for routine maintenance. It is expected to reopen sometime in the afternoon. We wanted to give you a heads up in case you were planning on using the splash pad Monday.

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City News
Posted on: June 11, 2019

Red, White & Buda - July 4, 2019

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We are gearing up for the annual Red, White & Buda celebration on July 4, 2019. Joins us for the parade, fireworks, and fun!   

Morning - 9 AM - 12 PM Join us for a Patriotic Parade on Main Street. Line up begins at 8:30 AM n...

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City News
Posted on: June 11, 2019

City of Buda Finance Director Graduates From Certified Public Manager Program

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June Ellis, the City of Buda’s Finance Director, earned the national designation of Certified Public Manager (CPM) after graduating from Texas State University’s William P. Hobby Center for Public Service on Monday, June 10 at the program’s graduation cer...

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City News
Posted on: June 10, 2019

Additional Roadway Closure Due to Old Goforth Construction

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June 10, 2019 —  Due to Old Goforth Road construction, the intersection of Green Meadows Lane and Old Goforth will be closed starting June 13 to permit the reconstruction of the intersection. The intersection at Tom Green School Road/Ca...

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City News
Posted on: June 9, 2019

The Harper Family Reunion

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The Harper Family Reunion VIDEO LINK

Every year, a huge family reunion happens in Buda. The Harper, Hobby, Fields, Taylor, Kavanaugh, and Bunton families have significant history in Buda.         

“Ther...

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City News
Posted on: June 7, 2019

The Big Picture Weekly Newsletter - Week of June 3, 2019

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Buda Fun Fish, the Main Street Improvement Project, Movies in the Park, and more in this week's edition of The Big Picture.

The Big Picture Weekly Newsletter - Week of June 3, 2019

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City News
Posted on: June 3, 2019

DEADLINE TO APPLY FOR HUMAN SERVICES AND HOTEL OCCUPANCY REIMBURSEMENT GRANT APPLICATIONS

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CITY OF BUDA ACCEPTING HUMAN SERVICES GRANT APPLICATIONS

The City of Buda is accepting Human Services Grant applications. The deadline to apply is Monday, June 3, 2019. Please deliver your application to the Office of the City Clerk located at 405 E. Loop ...

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City News
Posted on: June 3, 2019

Main Street Improvement Project Between Cabela's Drive and Railroad Street

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In mid to late June, the Main Street Improvement Project between Cabela’s Drive and Railroad Street will begin. When we get closer to an official start date the City will share additional information, including any detours or possible closures. The first ...

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City News
Posted on: May 31, 2019

The Big Picture Newsletter - Week of May 27, 2019

Shows Green Meadows Splash Pad With Kids Playing

Green Meadows Splash Pad Grand Opening Celebration, Deadline Approaching for Grant Applications, Buda Public Library Summer Kick Off, Buda Fun Fish, and more in this week's edition of The Big Picture Newsletter. 

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City News
Posted on: May 31, 2019

Friends of the Buda Library Summer Contest for Young Writers

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BUDA FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY SUMMER CONTEST FOR YOUNG WRITERS 2019 

It’s once again time for the Friends of the Buda Library Summer Contest for Young Writers. The contest is open to all writers between the ages of 8 to 17.

There will be tw...

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City News
Posted on: May 30, 2019

TRAFFIC ALERT FROM HAYS COUNTY - OLD SAN ANTONIO ROAD

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TRAFFIC ALERT FROM HAYS COUNTY - OLD SAN ANTONIO ROAD

If you travel along Old San Antonio Road, your route will be impacted on Friday, May 31. A contractor for PEC (Pedernales Electric Cooperative) will be removing 4 poles along the west side of Old San An...

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City News
Posted on: May 30, 2019

Deadline Approaching For Human Services and Hotel Occupancy Reimbursement Grant Appliccations

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CITY OF BUDA ACCEPTING HUMAN SERVICES GRANT APPLICATIONS

The City of Buda is accepting Human Services Grant applications. The deadline to apply is Monday, June 3, 2019. Please deliver your application to the Office of the City Clerk located at 405 E. Loop...

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City News
Posted on: May 27, 2019

Houston Street Area Drainage Improvement Project Update

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On Wednesday, May 29, Railroad Street at Rose Street will close. Detour signs are be up in the area. Access will be allowed to residential properties for the duration of the construction project. The City’s contractor will be allowed to work between 7:00 ...

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City News
Posted on: May 28, 2019

Friends of the Buda Library Short Story Contest For Adults

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SHORT STORY CONTEST for ADULTS 2019Sponsored by the FRIENDS OF THE BUDA LIBRARYco-sponsored by the Buda Public Library

The Friends of the Buda Library is proud to present its Eighth Annual Short Story Writing Contest for Adults. This contest is op...

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City News
Posted on: May 24, 2019

FM 1626 Southbound Lane Closures Starting Wednesday, May 29

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FM 1626 Lane ClosuresWeek of May 27, 2019

Due to construction by TxDOT (Texas Department of Transportation), there will be alternating closures of one southbound lane of 1626 at Onion Creek and Mustang Creek starting on Wednesday, May 29.  

May 29,...

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Posted on: May 24, 2019

The Big Picture Weekly Newsletter - Week of May 20, 2019

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Green Meadows Splash Pad Grand Opening Celebration, South Main Music Nights,   Railroad St. at Rose St. Closure, the passage of Senate Bill 483, and more in this week's edition of The Big Picture!

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Posted on: May 23, 2019

Senate Bill 483 Approved by Texas Legislature

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The City of Buda received great news as Senate Bill 483, sponsored by Senator Donna Campbell and Representative Erin Zwiener, was approved by the Texas Legislature. The bill modifies outdated rules that state that only native Edwards Aquifer water can pas...

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Posted on: May 21, 2019

Green Meadows Splash Pad Grand Opening - Saturday, June 1

Shows Green Meadows Splash Pad With Kids Playing

We are thrilled that so many of you are enjoying the Green Meadows splash pad. Come celebrate the official grand opening with us on Saturday, June 1 from 10 AM to Noon. There will be bounce houses, interactive games, Kona Ice, other vendors, and more!

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Posted on: May 20, 2019

Senior Volunteer Fair - May 21, 2019 - Onion Creek Senior Center

Senior Citizens

Age of Central Texas, the City of Buda Task Force on Aging, and the Onion Creek Senior Center are holding a Senior Volunteer Fair on Tuesday, May 21, 2019, at the Onion Creek Senior Center. The fair is free. Senior Citizens are an important part of the vo...

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Posted on: May 20, 2019

Memorial Day Holiday - Monday, May 27

Memorial Day Holiday 2019

All city offices, including the Buda Public Library, are closed on Monday, May 27, 2019, in observance of Memorial Day.

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Posted on: May 17, 2019

The Big Picture Newsletter - Week of May 13, 2019

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Houston Drainage Improvement UPDATE, Old Goforth Road Closure, Red and Blue Fundraiser Softball Game, and more!

The Big Picture Newsletter - Week of May 13, 2019

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Posted on: May 15, 2019

Houston Street Drainage Improvement Project - Houston Street Closure Starts May 16

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On Thursday, May 16construction will begin on the next phase of the Houston Street Drainage Improvement project. Smith Contracting will begin performing trenching and utility work in the 200 Block of Houston Street. This phase of the project wi...

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Posted on: May 15, 2019

Old Goforth Road Closure UPDATE - May 15, 2019

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Due to road construction, both lanes of Old Goforth Road will remain closed between FM 2001 and Tom Green School Road/Calomel. The southbound lane of Old Goforth is open between Tom Green School Road/Calomel and Hillside Terrace. Northbound Old Goforth is...

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Posted on: May 10, 2019

The Big Picture Newsletter - Week of May 6, 2019

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This week's Big Picture Newsletter includes information on the new Odor Nuisance Ordinance, the new Paying It Forward Video Segment, the upcoming Senior Volunteer Fair and more!

The Big Picture Newsletter - Week of May 6, 2019

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Posted on: May 9, 2019

Flash Flood Watch In Effect Through Saturday Evening

Flash Flood Watch - May 9

A Flash Flood Watch is in effect for much of South Central Texas through Saturday evening. According to the National Weather Service, periods of showers and thunderstorms will bring heavy rainfall to much of the region through Saturday evening. Between 2 ...

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Posted on: May 8, 2019

Stagecoach Park and Bradfield Park Closed

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Stagecoach Park and Bradfield Park are closed due to today's heavy rains and run-off. We will reevaluate tomorrow (Thursday) to see when we can reopen.

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Posted on: May 8, 2019

Flash Flood Watch In Effect Until 7 PM

Flash Flood Watch - May 8, 2019

A flash flood watch is in effect until 7 PM (Wednesday). Heavy rain is expected across the northern portions of the Hill Country and Austin metro area. Rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches are possible with isolated amounts near 3 inches. Since the ground is...

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Posted on: May 8, 2019

Buda City Council Passes Odor Nuisance Ordinance

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At the May 7, 2019 City Council Meeting, the Buda City Council passed an ordinance declaring offensive odors a nuisance within City limits and 5,000 feet outside City limits. The City already had an odor ordinance, but this allows the City to enforce comp...

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Posted on: May 7, 2019

Older Americans Month Profile: Norma Williams

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Older Americans Month - Norma Williams Video Profile

Norma Williams is always on the go. Norma works at the Onion Creek Senior Center where she cooks and performs several other tasks.

“I think I really enjoyed when the cook left and I took over. I...

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Posted on: May 7, 2019

Paying It Forward: Buda Teen Organizes Buda Earth Festival

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Paying It Forward Video Segment: Kelleah Meuth

“I wanted to do something to teach the community, especially kids about health and nutrition and growing your own food.”

For 14-year-old Kelleah Meauth living a sustainable lifestyle is noth...

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Posted on: May 1, 2019

Buda City Council Actions Regarding The Buda Economic Development Corporation

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At the April 30, 2019 Buda City Council meeting, the Council requested amendments to the Buda Economic Development Corporations (BEDC) bylaws. The Buda City Council requested amendments to the BEDC’s bylaws in order to improve communication and ...

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Posted on: May 3, 2019

The Big Picture Newsletter - Week of April 29, 2019

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Día de los Niños at the Buda Public Library, Older Americans Month, Buda Fun Fish, and more in this week's edition of The Big Picture Newsletter!The Big Picture Newsletter - Week of April 29, 2019

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Posted on: May 1, 2019

Senior Volunteer Fair - May 21, 2019 - Onion Creek Senior Center

Senior Citizens

Age of Central Texas, the City of Buda Task Force on Aging, and the Onion Creek Senior Center are holding a Senior Volunteer Fair on Tuesday, May 21, 2019, at the Onion Creek Senior Center. The fair is free. Senior Citizens are an important part of the vo...

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Posted on: April 30, 2019

Buda Fun Fish at Bradfield Village Park Pond - Saturday, June 8

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Get ready for Buda Fun Fish 2019! Bring the family out to Bradfield Village Park Pond on Saturday, June 8 for fishing and fun. The event is free admission for all ages and no prior fishing experience is required. You can also enter the "Fishing Derby...

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Posted on: April 26, 2019

The Big Picture Weekly Newsletter - Week of April 22, 2019

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This week's Big Picture Newsletter includes information on the Wiener Dog Races at Buck's Backyard, the Old Goforth Road Closure, Buda Fun Fish, Employee of the Quarter, and more!

The Big Picture Newsletter - Week of April 22, 2019

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Posted on: April 25, 2019

Old Goforth Road Closure UPDATE - April 25, 2019

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Old Goforth Road from FM 2001 to Stone Crest Blvd. will remain closed in both directions. From Stonecrest Blvd. south to Hillside Terrace, only the southbound lanes of Old Goforth are open. These closures will remain in place for the time being. We will k...

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Posted on: April 24, 2019

Oxbow Neighborhood Drainage Improvement Project - Bullwhip Pass Closure

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Work continues on the Oxbow Neighborhood Drainage Improvements project. Work will now shift to Bullwhip Pass. Starting Wednesday, May 1, Bullwhip Pass will be closed between Oxbow Trail and RM 967 until approximately June 12. Concurrently, Oxbow Trail wil...

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Posted on: April 22, 2019

Buda Lions Club 22nd Annual Wiener Dog Races - Saturday, April 27 & Sunday, April 28

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The countdown is on for the 22nd Annual Buda Lions Club Annual Wiener Dog Races! Due to construction at City Park, the races are being held at Buck's Backyard this year. The races are Saturday, April 27 and Sunday, April 28. If you want to avoid the hassl...

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Posted on: April 18, 2019

The Big Picture - Week of April 15, 2019

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Good Friday Holiday, a Hometown Hero, Bond Project Updates, Main Street Week, and more in this week's edition of The Big Picture Weekly Newsletter. You can subscribe by clicking the 'join email list' in the upper right corner of the page.

The Big Picture N...

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Posted on: April 17, 2019

Strong to Severe Storm Threat - Wednesday, April 17

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Strong to severe thunderstorms are possible this evening into Thursday morning across most of South Central Texas. The most likely threat will be large hail, possibly golf ball size or larger, and damaging wind gusts. There will also be a slight chance fo...

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Posted on: April 15, 2019

Buda Main Street Week - April 14-20

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BUDA MAIN STREET PROGRAM RECEIVES NATIONAL ACCREDITATION; CELEBRATES MAIN STREET WEEK

AUSTIN, Texas—The Texas Main Street Program (TMSP) of the Texas Historical Commission (THC) has recognized the Buda Main Street Program for successful annual pr...

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Posted on: April 12, 2019

The Big Picture - Week of April 8, 2019

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This week's Big Picture Newsletter includes: Easter Egg Hunt Date/Time Change, Spring Fling, Old Goforth Road Improvement Update, Green Meadows Splash Pad Open, and more! 

The Big Picture Newsletter - Week of April 8, 2019 

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Posted on: April 11, 2019

Annual Easter Egg Hunt - TIME AND DATE CHANGE TO SUNDAY, APRIL 14, 2019 - 4 PM TO 6 PM

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Due to the threat of rain and thunderstorms Saturday morning, the City has decided to move the Annual Easter Egg Hunt at Buda Sportsplex to Sunday, April 14 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. The actual Easter Egg Hunt will take place at 5 p.m. We'll have bounce house...

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Posted on: April 11, 2019

Green Meadows Splash Pad NOW OPEN

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Green Meadows Splash Pad Video

Grab your bathing suits! The new Green Meadows Splash Pad, located in Green Meadows Park (2537 Green Meadows Lane), is now OPEN to the public! Splash pad hours are Monday — Sunday, 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., unless oth...

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Posted on: April 10, 2019

Good Friday City Holiday - April 19, 2019

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All city offices, including the Buda Public Library, are closed on Friday, April 19, in observance of Good Friday.

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Posted on: April 8, 2019

Old Goforth Road Construction - Next Phase Begins Friday, April 12

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Due to road construction, Stone Crest Boulevard at Old Goforth Road will be closed to all through traffic beginning Friday, April 12. The work will take place between 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. The contractor will also be required to secure the const...

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Posted on: April 5, 2019

The Big Picture Newsletter - Week of April 1, 2019

Easter Egg Hunt

Clean audit, Easter Egg Hunt, Spring Fling, Sip & Stroll, and more in this week's edition of The Big Picture newsletter. You can subscribe at the top of the page by clicking on join email list.  The Big Picture Newsletter - Week of April 1, 2...

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Posted on: April 3, 2019

Buda Main Street Sip & Stroll Tickets Go On Sale

Sip and Stroll Tickets On Sale

Tickets are now available for the Main Street Sip & Stroll to be held in Historic Downtown Buda on Friday, May 10, from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. This event is presented in partnership between the Buda Downtown Merchants Group and Buda Main Street Pr...

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Posted on: April 3, 2019

City of Buda Receives Unmodified or ‘Clean’ Audit

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The City of Buda’s Fiscal Year  2017-18 annual audit of the City’s financial reports has been completed by the City’s external audit firm Whitley Penn, LLP. We are pleased to announce that the City has received an un...

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Posted on: April 2, 2019

Austin St. Closure - Thursday, April 4, 2019

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Austin Street at Ash Street will be closed Thursday, April 4 for asphalt repair. CenterPoint Energy's sub-contractor is making the repairs. Work is expected to last from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., but could take longer.    

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City News
Posted on: March 29, 2019

The Big Picture - Week of March 25, 2019

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Buda's Birthday, the Buda Library Makers' Lab, the upcoming Easter Egg Hunt and more in this week's edition of the Big Picture. You can subscribe at the top of the page by clicking on join email list. The Big Picture Newsletter - Week of March 25, 2019 &a...

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Posted on: March 27, 2019

Buda Lions Club Annual Wiener Dog Races at Buck's Backyard - April 27 & 28

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This year's Buda Lion's Club Annual Wiener Dog Races will take place at Buck's Backyard on Saturday, April 27 and Sunday, April 28.  This is due to construction at City Park. The City looks forward to partnering with the Buda Lions Club in the fu...

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Posted on: March 26, 2019

Water Meter Reading System Replacement Continues

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Last week the City of Buda began the process of installing and replacing the City’s water meter system. You will see workers out and about in your neighborhoods over the next couple of months. They will be wearing vests and name tags. This week ...

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City News
Posted on: March 26, 2019

City of Buda Accepting Hotel Occupancy Reimbursement Grant Applications

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The City of Buda is accepting Hotel Occupancy Reimbursement Grant applications. The deadline to apply is Monday, June 3, 2019 by the close of business. Please deliver your application to the Department of Tourism Office, Stagecoach House & Visitors Ce...

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Posted on: March 25, 2019

City Council Meeting - Tuesday, March 26

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REMINDER: Our regularly scheduled City Council meeting on March 19 was rescheduled for Tuesday, March 26 at 6:30 p.m.

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Posted on: March 22, 2019

The Big Picture - Week of March 18, 2018

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New Assistant City Manager, Grants, Easter Egg Hunt, the Buda Trash-Off, and more in this week's Big Picture newsletter. Check out our new and improved "The Big Picture" newsletter. You can now subscribe at the top of the page by clicking on joi...

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Posted on: March 20, 2019

Water Meter Reading System Replacement

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Water Meter Installation and Replacement VIDEO

Starting on Friday, March 22, the City of Buda will begin the process of installing and replacing the City’s water meter system.  The City will be working with Siemens Industry, Inc. to inst...

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Posted on: March 20, 2019

City of Buda Hires New Assistant City Manager of Development Services

Lauren-Middleton-Pratt

The City of Buda is pleased to announce a new addition to the team. Mrs. Lauren Middleton-Pratt has been named as the City’s Assistant City Manager of Development Services. Mrs. Pratt comes to us from Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL) where she served as...

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Posted on: March 20, 2019

City of Buda Ranked 15th Safest City in Texas in SafeWise Safest City Report

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(Press Release From SafeWise)

SALT LAKE CITY – March 19, 2019 – 8:00 a.m. SafeWise, the leading resource for all things safety and security, announced the release of it's 50 safest cities in Texas report for 2019 with 84% of th...

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Posted on: March 19, 2019

San Marcos Regional Animal Shelter Public Meetings

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This is your chance to weigh in on the San Marcos Regional Shelter's "Pawsitive Outcomes Implementation Plan." The shelter is developing a plan to achieve a 90 percent live outcome rate within five years. The City of Buda has been utilizing the ...

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City News
Posted on: March 18, 2019

Spring Fling at the Buda Public Library - April 13, 2019

Spring Fling

Spring is right around the corner! While you are making plans for spring planting and spring activities, make sure to mark your calendar for April 13 from 2:00-4:00 pm for our Spring Fling event! Spring Fling will be held at the new Buda Public Library ou...

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Posted on: March 18, 2019

City of Buda Accepting Human Services Grant Applications

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City of Buda Accepting Human Services Grant Applications

The City of Buda is accepting Human Services Grant applications. The deadline to apply is Monday, June 3, 2019. Please deliver your application to the Office of the City Clerk located at 405 E. Loop ...

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Posted on: March 15, 2019

City Council Meeting Rescheduled for Tuesday, March 26

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The City of Buda's regularly scheduled City Council meeting on March 19 has been rescheduled for Tuesday, March 26 at 6:30 p.m. in city council chambers.

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Posted on: March 15, 2019

Paying It Forward: The Brynn Ashtyn Aylor Memorial Scholarship

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Paying it Forward: The Brynn Ashtyn Memorial Scholarship - VIDEO LINK

In the City of Buda's latest "Paying It Forward (Is a Budaful Thing)" video segment, Communications Director David Marino sat down with the family of Brynn Ashtyn Aylor. The 16...

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Posted on: March 15, 2019

Annual Easter Egg Hunt - TIME AND DATE CHANGE TO SUNDAY, APRIL 14, 2019 - 4 PM TO 6 PM

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Due to the threat of rain and thunderstorms Saturday morning, the City has decided to move the Annual Easter Egg Hunt at Buda Sportsplex to Sunday, April 14 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. The actual Easter Egg Hunt will take place at 5 p.m. We'll have bounce house...

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Posted on: March 15, 2019

Water My Yard - Weekly Recommendation On Lawn Watering

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As part of the City’s continued effort to conserve water, the City of Buda has partnered with LCRA and Texas A&M AgriLife Extension to provide customers with a weekly recommendation on how much water to apply to their lawn. Over 50% of lands...

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Posted on: March 15, 2019

The Big Picture - Week of March 11, 2019

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This week's Big Picture report includes information on how to apply to be on one of the City's boards and commissions, construction on Old San Antonio Road, National Groundwater Awareness Week, and more!  

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Posted on: March 13, 2019

Boards and Commissions Application Deadline - March 31, 2019

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The Buda City Council is accepting completed application forms from City of Buda citizens interested in serving on one of our various Boards and Commissions. Several of our boards and commissions accept residents living in the ETJ. Deadline to submit a co...

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Posted on: March 12, 2019

TRAFFIC ALERT: Old San Antonio Road Construction

Old San Antonio Road Construction

The Hays County Transportation Department began mobilizing and establishing erosion control measures on Manchaca Springs Road, north of Buda last week. The project consists of road construction and drainage improvements for Manchaca Springs Road, where it...

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Posted on: March 11, 2019

National Groundwater Awareness Week - The Antioch Cave

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The Antioch Cave VIDEO CLIP

As part of National Groundwater Awareness week, we wanted to tell you about an important water feature in our own backyard. The Antioch Cave is a natural cave that formed in the bottom of Onion Creek and it contributes to the Ba...

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Posted on: March 8, 2019

The Big Picture - Week of March 4, 2019

Buda Birthday

This week's Big Picture report includes information on Buda's upcoming 138th Birthday Celebration. Remember to set your clocks ahead on hour this weekend. It's time to Spring Forward!

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Posted on: March 4, 2019

Freeze Warning Through Tuesday Morning

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FREEZE WARNING: A freeze warning is in effect until 11 AM Tuesday.

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE: It is likely that ALL of South Central Texas will see a freeze on Monday night into Tuesday morning. A hard freeze is expected for the majority of the region, with...

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Posted on: March 1, 2019

The Big Picture - Week of February 25, 2019

Buda High School Exterior

This week's Big Picture report includes information on Buda Legacy Day at Buda Elementary, the 6th Annual Capital of Texas Police Motorcycle Chute Out, and more!  

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Posted on: February 26, 2019

Amended Speed Limit on Portion of FM 2001 - Takes Effect Wednesday, February 27

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City Council recently adopted an ordinance amending the speed limit on a portion of FM 2001 within Buda city limits. This area of FM 2001 is considered a construction/maintenance work zone. The amended speed limit is due to the Old Goforth Road Improvemen...

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Posted on: February 25, 2019

TRAFFIC ALERT - RM 967 CLOSURE AT MAIN ST. - Feb. 26 & Feb. 27

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TRAFFIC ALERT - RM 967 CLOSURE AT MAIN ST.

Vehicles traveling from Main Street to FM 967 (Live Oak Street) in downtown Buda will be impacted by the closure of the block of RM 967 between Austin Street and Main Street on Tuesday, February 26 and Wednesday F...

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Posted on: February 25, 2019

Traffic Alert: Main Street and RM 967

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Vehicles traveling from Main Street to FM 967 (Live Oak Street) in downtown Buda will be impacted by the closure of the block of RM 967 between Austin Street and Main Street today (Monday, Feb. 35). Main Street is still open to traffic on Main Street. Veh...

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Posted on: February 22, 2019

The Big Picture - Week of February 18, 2019

City Park Sponsorships

This week's Big Picture report includes information on Old Goforth construction, the latest bond project update, the Annual Capital of Texas Police Motorcycle Chute Out, and more!

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Posted on: February 21, 2019

Old Goforth Road Construction - Saturday, February 23, 2019

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Due to road construction, Old Goforth Road Southbound between Stone Crest Blvd. and Calomel Trail will be closed on Saturday, February 23, 2019.  The closure will last from 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM. Detour signs will be up.The road improvement project ...

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Posted on: February 20, 2019

Railroad Crossing at Main St. and West Goforth Closed on Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Railroad Crossing Closed - West Goforth

The railroad crossing at Main St. and West Goforth will be closed until 6 p.m. today (Wednesday, F3b. 20). The Texas Department of Transportation (Tx-DOT) and Union Pacific Railroad are making repairs to the railroad crossing. Detour signs are up. &nb...

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Posted on: February 21, 2019

City of Buda Customer Service Closure - February 21, 2019

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The City of Buda Customer Service Department will be closed Thursday, February 21, 2019 from 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. We apologize for any inconvenience.


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Posted on: February 19, 2019

City of Buda Annual Sewer Averaging

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The City of Buda conducts its annual sewer rates averaging during November through February. The months used for averaging are typically the lowest water consumption months of the year. The three lowest months are averaged to get the average consumption a...

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Posted on: February 15, 2019

The Big Picture - Week of February 11, 2019

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This week's Big Picture report includes information on the Buda Lions Club Annual Wiener Dog Races, the Mayor's State of the City Address, Buda Legislative Day at the Capitol, and more!    

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Posted on: February 13, 2019

Buda Legislative Day at the Capitol - February 27, 2019

Buda Legislative Day at the Capitol

The City of Buda, Buda Economic Development Corporation, Buda Area Chamber of Commerce,  along with other community organizations are gearing up for “Buda Legislative Day” at  the Capitol on February 27, 2019. This da...

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Posted on: February 13, 2019

Buda Lions Club Wiener Dog Races and City Park Construction

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Due to construction at Buda City Park, the Buda Lions Club has moved the Annual Wiener Dog races to Buck’s Backyard this year. The City looks forward to partnering with the Buda Lions Club in the future for this popular event. The Wiener Dog Rac...

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Posted on: February 13, 2019

State of the City Address From Mayor George Haehn

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Mayor George Haehn gave the State of the City Address at the Buda Area Chamber of Commerce Luncheon this week. We have included a video link. His presentation includes bond updates, development trends, City news, and much more!

Watch the Mayor's State of t...

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Posted on: February 12, 2019

Old Goforth Road Construction - POSTPONED to Saturday, Feb. 23

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POSTPONED: Construction to Old Goforth Road Southbound between Stone Crest Blvd. and Calomel Trail has been postponed to Saturday, February 23. The closure will last from 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM. Detour signs will be up

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Posted on: February 11, 2019

City of Buda Annual Report 2017-18

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The City of Buda Fiscal Year 2017-18 Annual Report is complete. The Annual Report is a comprehensive report on the City’s performance. The report contains summary information including the City’s financial standing, bond project update...

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Posted on: February 11, 2019

Presidents' Day Holiday - February 18, 2019

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All city offices, including the Buda Public Library, will be closed on Monday, Feb. 18, 2019 in observance of Presidents’ Day. 


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Posted on: February 9, 2019

Winter Weather Advisory In Effect Until 7:00 AM Saturday

Winter Weather Advisory

Winter Weather Advisory: A winter weather advisory is in effect until 7:00 AM. Saturday. This is for parts of the Hill Country and the I-35 corridor, including the Austin metro. This is north of a Fredericksburg to San Marcos to Taylor line. A mix of rain...

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Posted on: February 8, 2019

The Big Picture - Week of February 4, 2019

Buda High School Exterior

This week's Big Picture report includes information on the upcoming Buda Trash-Off, the Mayor's State of the City Address, Buda Legacy Day at Buda Elementary, and more!

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Posted on: February 4, 2019

Buda Trash-Off - April 6, 2019

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The City of Buda will be participating in the “Don’t Mess with Texas Trash-Off” this year! Gather your family, team, or come as an individual and get ready to help clean up Buda on Saturday, April 6, 2019! The local event is ...

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Posted on: February 1, 2019

The Big Picture - Week of January 28, 2019

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This week's Big Picture report includes information on an upcoming Chronic Pain Self-Management Program being put on by the Area Agency on Aging of the Capital Area, First Saturday, ongoing construction on Old Goforth, and more!

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Posted on: January 30, 2019

Chronic Pain Self-Management Program/Area Agency on Aging of the Capitol Area- Registration Required

Take Control of Your Pain

The Area Agency on Aging of the Capital Area is offering a free Chronic Pain Self-Management Program. It starts on Thursday, March 7 and lasts every Thursday through April 11. It's happening at the City of Buda Municipal Building. REGISTRATION IS...

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Posted on: January 28, 2019

Old Goforth Road Construction Between FM 2001 and South of Green Meadows Lane

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Due to construction, Old Goforth Road between FM 2001 and South of Green Meadows Lane, will be closed to Northbound traffic from Tuesday, January 29 to Saturday, Feb. 2. The closure will last from 7:00 AM to 5:30 PM each day. Detour signs will be posted. ...

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Posted on: January 25, 2019

The Big Picture - Week of Jan. 21, 2019

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This week's Big Picture report includes information on Old Goforth Road construction, how to apply for the City's various boards and commissions, a new "Dungeons and Dragons" adventure at the library, and more!

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Posted on: January 24, 2019

TRAFFIC ALERT: Old Goforth Road Construction

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Due to road construction, Old Goforth Road between Green Meadows Lane and Hillside Terrace will be closed on Saturday, January 26 and Sunday, January 27. The closure will last from 7:00 AM to 5:30 PM on both days. If the contractor finishes the work on Sa...

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Posted on: January 22, 2019

TRAFFIC ALERT: Old Goforth Road Closure - Saturday, January 26 & Sunday, January 27

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Due to road construction, Old Goforth Road between Green Meadows Lane and Hillside Terrace will be closed on Saturday, January 26 and Sunday, January 27. The closure will last from 7:00 AM to 5:30 PM on both days. If the contractor finishes the work on Sa...

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Posted on: January 18, 2019

The Big Picture - Week of January 14, 2019

Boards and Commissions 2

This week's Big Picture report includes information on how to apply for the City's various boards and commissions, the latest on the Oxbow Trails Drainage Improvements Project, this month's Employee Spotlight, and more!

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Posted on: January 17, 2019

Employee Spotlight - Amy Jensen, Buda Public Library

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Employee Spotlight Video - Amy Jensen 

This time around we are shining the Employee Spotlight on Amy Jensen. Amy is a familiar face for those of you who visit the Buda Public Library. She is a lead circulation clerk.

“I mainly work the fr...

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Posted on: January 16, 2019

City of Buda Boards and Commissions Accepting Applications

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The Buda City Council is accepting completed application forms from City of Buda citizens interested in serving on one of our various Boards and Commissions. Several of our boards and commissions accept residents living in the ETJ. Deadline to submit a co...

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Posted on: January 16, 2019

Oxbow Trails Neighborhood Drainage Improvements Project

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On Tuesday, January 22construction will begin on the Oxbow Trails Neighborhood Drainage Improvements Project. Patin Construction will be performing survey work and installation of erosion and sediment controls within the existing earthen draina...

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Posted on: January 16, 2019

Freezing Temperatures This Weekend

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UPDATE: The National Weather Service has adjusted their forecast. The low on Saturday and Sunday is expected to hover around 31 degrees. A strong cold front will make its way through the area Friday night bringing freezing temperatures. The wind chill Sat...

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Posted on: January 14, 2019

Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday

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All city offices, including the Buda Public Library, will be closed on Monday, Jan. 21, 2019,in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

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Posted on: January 11, 2019

The Big Picture - Week of January 7, 2018

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This week's Big Picture report includes the latest bond project update, information on an upcoming Senior Resource Fair, and more!

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Posted on: January 7, 2019

Senior Resource Fair at Onion Creek Senior Center - January 22, 2019

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The City of Buda's Task Force On Aging, AGE of Central Texas, and the Onion Creek Senior Center are hosting a Senior Resource Fair on January 22, 2019. Learn about area community programs, resources, and educational opportunities for both senior adults an...

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Posted on: January 7, 2019

Flag Retirement Drop Box at Buda Veterans Memorial

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A few months ago we told you about the new flag retirement pit and drop box at the Buda Veterans Memorial off of Main Street at Bradfield Park. The drop box is now permanently bolted down and you can drop off any flags that you want retired.   &a...

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City News
Posted on: January 7, 2019

Bond Project Updates - Jan. 7, 2019

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San Antonio/Garison/Main St. IntersectionThe San Antonio / Garrison Road project was completed in December 2018. The completed roadway allows for more parking, better drainage, and it also improves safety of the San Antonio / Garrison / Main Street inters...

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Posted on: January 4, 2019

The Big Picture - Week of Dec. 31, 2018

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This week's Big Picture report includes the 2018 Year In Review and more!  

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Posted on: January 2, 2018

City of Buda 2018 Year in Review

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2018 Year In Review Video

It feels like Buda gets busier every year and 2018 was no different. Here’s a look back at the year”

We knew 2018 was going to be a big year. Hard to believe in January, the final touches were still being put on the new Municipal B...

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City News
Posted on: December 29, 2018

Texas Disposal Systems New Year's Schedule

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THE INFORMATION BELOW WAS TAKEN DIRECTLY FROM THE TEXAS DISPOSAL SYSTEMS FACEBOOK PAGE

New Year's will affect trash and recycling pickups

Monday service, New Year's Eve, is unaffected and service will be done as normal on Monday, Dec. 31.

TDS will NOT collec...

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Posted on: December 26, 2018

UPDATE: Christmas Tree Disposal Information

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If you’re wondering about Christmas Tree Disposal, Texas Disposal Systems (TDS) will be picking up unflocked Christmas trees curbside from December 26, 2018 to January 13, 2019 on your compost/green day. Trees must be clear of décor, ...

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Posted on: December 20, 2018

Fireworks Prohibited In City Of Buda

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Fireworks Prohibited in City of Buda

The City of Buda wanted to remind citizens that fireworks are prohibited in and around Buda. Fireworks cannot be used/detonated in the city limits or within 5,000 feet of the city limits (Extraterritorial Jurisdiction)....

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Posted on: December 19, 2018

City Council Approves Contract For City Park Construction

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CITY COUNCIL APPROVES CONTRACT FOR CITY PARK CONSTRUCTIONBid Awarded to The Barr Company For City Park Renovations

The Buda City Council has approved a contract with The Barr Company for City Park Renovations. The improvements include a new amphitheater, t...

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Posted on: December 19, 2018

TDS Holiday Trash and Recycling Schedule

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THE INFORMATION ON THE HOLIDAY TRASH AND RECYCLING SCHEDULE WAS TAKEN DIRECTLY FROM THE TEXAS DISPOSAL SYSTEMS FACEBOOK PAGE.

FOR ADDITIONAL QUESTIONS PLEASE GO TO THE TDS WEBSITE AT www.texasdisposal.com.

YOU CAN ALSO REACH THEM ON THEIR CUSTOMER SERVICE L...

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Posted on: December 19, 2018

City Council Approves Agreement to Replace Water Meter Reading System

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CITY COUNCIL APPROVES AGREEMENT TO REPLACE WATER METER READING SYSTEM

The Buda City Council recently approved an agreement with Siemens Industry, Inc., to install and replace the City’s water meter system. The new system will enable customers to ...

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Posted on: December 17, 2018

Christmas Holiday Schedule

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All City of Buda offices, including the Buda Public LIbrary, will be closed on Monday, Dec. 24 and Tuesday, Dec. 25.  

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Posted on: December 14, 2018

The Big Picture - Week of Dec. 10, 2018

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This week's Big Picture report includes information on Trail of Lights, the City's new "Paying It Forward" video segment, and more.

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Posted on: December 12, 2018

Trail of Lights at Stagecoach Park

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Trail of Lights at Stagecoach Park starts on Friday, December 14. We've added Thursday, December 20 as a make up day for the rain. Trail of Lights is a free holiday event that features lighted and decorated displays that are provided by local businesses a...

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Posted on: December 11, 2018

Paying It Forward Is a Budaful Thing - New Video Segment

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Paying It Forward Video Segment: Paying It Forward Is A Budaful Thing Video Segment - Ladies of Buda, Sarah Ashlock

“ I think that there is power in a group of women.”

Sarah Ashlock created the "Ladies of Buda" facebook page to...

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Posted on: December 10, 2018

City of Buda Recognizes Employee of the Year

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CITY OF BUDA RECOGNIZES EMPLOYEE OF THE YEAREmployee Service Awards Also Given Out

The City of Buda recognized its “Employee of the Year” at this year’s Annual Holiday Luncheon. Marty Clark has been with the City of Buda since...

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Posted on: May 9, 2017

May is Older Americans Month!

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May is Older Americans Month

The 2017 Older Americans Month theme is Age Out Loud. As part of the theme, we’re asking our older citizens in Buda to print out the sign included in the link below and write in the bubble how you Age Out Loud. If you...

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Posted on: May 5, 2017

The Big Picture - Week of May 1, 2017

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This week's Big Picture report includes a recap of the Buda Lion's Club Wiener Dog Races, the City's clean audit, the latest update on the Municipal Site construction, and more.

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Posted on: April 30, 2017

Stagecoach Park Trail Plant Picture Guide

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Stagecoach Park Trail Plant Picture Guide

If you've ever wondered what types of vegetation are along the trail at Historic Stagecoach Park, we have some answers for you. Orlando Casias spent several months putting together a Trail Plant Picture Gu...

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Posted on: April 28, 2017

The Big Picture - Week of April 24, 2017

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This week's Big Picture report includes information on the Wiener Dog races, repairs at the Stoneridge Filtration Pond, the Texas Main Street Program, and more.

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Posted on: April 24, 2017

Buda Officially Welcomed into the Texas Main Street Program

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City of Buda Officially Welcomed into the Texas Main Street Program by Texas First Lady Cecilia Abbott

Texas First Lady Cecilia Abbott officially welcomed Buda into the Texas Main Street Program on April 18, 2017.  Buda became a Texas Main Street ...

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Posted on: April 21, 2017

The Big Picture - Week of April 17, 2017

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This week's Big Picture report includes information about the Texas Main Street Dedication Ceremony, the upcoming Wiener Dog Races, an update on the Public Safety Building construction, upcoming library events, and more!

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Posted on: April 13, 2017

The Big Picture - Week of April 10, 2017

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This week's Big Picture Report includes information on the upcoming Main Street Dedication Ceremony, traffic closures associated with the ceremony, an innovative way the City is solving a beaver problem, the Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, and more!

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Posted on: April 12, 2017

Main Street Advisory Board Seeks Community Input on Downtown

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Main Street Advisory Board Seeks Community Input on Downtown

The City of Buda's Main Street Advisory Board is working on implementing Buda's Main Street Program strategy to revitalize downtown in the areas of design, promotion, events, or...

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Posted on: April 12, 2017

City of Buda Takes Innovative Approach to Solve Beaver Problem in Retention Pond

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City of Buda Takes Innovative Approach to Solve Beaver Problem in Retention PondBuda Partners with the Texas Cooperative Wildlife Services Program      

When it comes to the weather in Central Texas, you never know what you&r...

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Posted on: April 12, 2017

Main Street Dedication Ceremony STREET CLOSURES - April 18, 2017

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Texas Main Street Dedication Road Closures

· Main St. (Loop 4) between San Antonio St. and RM 967 (Live Oak St.)

· Ash St. between Austin St. and Main St. 

· Elm St. between Austin St. and Main St.

*Main St. South of ...

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Posted on: April 10, 2017

Buda PD/DEA Drug Take-Back Day

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BUDA POLICE DEPARTMENT TAKING BACK UNWANTED PRESCRIPTION DRUGS APRIL 29, 2017

 

[BUDA, TX] – On Saturday, April 29, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Buda Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the publ...

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Posted on: April 10, 2017

Good Friday Holiday

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GOOD FRIDAY HOLIDAY

All city offices, including the library, are closed on Friday, April 14, 2017 in observance of Good Friday.


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Posted on: April 4, 2017

Traffic Alert: Southbound I-35 Closure on Friday, April 7, 2017

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This Friday, April 7th at 4:00am, Buda Police Department with the help of San Marcos Police Department will need to briefly shut down SB IH 35 at the 219 exit in order to do a crash scene reconstruction. The highway is expected to be closed for roughly an...

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Posted on: March 31, 2017

The Big Picture - Week of Mar. 27, 2017

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This week's Big Picture report includes information on the 20th Annual Buda Lions Club Country Fair and Wiener Dog Races, the latest edition of the Buda Bulletin Quarterly Community Newsletter, Spring Fling at the Buda Public Library, and more!

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Posted on: March 31, 2017

Possible Strong to Severe Storms Over the Weekend

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Keep your umbrella handy over the weekend. We have a marginal risk for isolated storms on Saturday. But there is an enhanced risk for strong to severe thunderstorms on Sunday. According to the National Weather Service, the main severe weather concern will...

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City News
Posted on: March 30, 2017

The Buda Bulletin Quarterly Community Newsletter - April 2017

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The Buda Bulletin is our Quarterly Community Newsletter.  This issue includes information on the upcoming Texas Main Street City Dedication Ceremony, bond projects, the 20th Annual Wiener Dog Races , the Dept. of Tourism's new wedding website and more!

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Posted on: March 27, 2017

Rabies Alert - 1100 N. Main St. - Santa Cruz Catholic Church

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On March 22, 2017, a live bat was found at 1100 N. Main St. (Santa Cruz Catholic Church) at approximately 5:30 p.m. outside between the playscape and educational building. The bat was tested by the Department of State Health Services and was found to be p...

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Posted on: March 27, 2017

Buda Public Library Pop Up Makerspace Hits over 1,000 Users

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Buda Public Library Pop Up Makerspace Hits Over 1,000 Users!

The Buda Public Library’s Pop Up Makerspace has hit a milestone! In November 2016, the library began rotating the makerspace to local Buda secondary schools. Since that time it has prov...

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Posted on: March 24, 2017

The Big Picture - Week of Mar. 20, 2017

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This week's Big Picture Report includes information on the Texas Main Street Dedication Ceremony on April 18th, the deadline to apply for our boards/commissions, a new task force being formed to help the needs of aging adults, and more!

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Posted on: March 23, 2017

Task Force Being Formed to Help Meet the Needs of Aging Adults

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City Council is forming a Task Force to help meet the needs of Aging Adults and their caregivers.

If you’re open to volunteering and want to officially serve on the Task Force, please sign up on our Volunteer Task Force List!  Council wi...

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City News
Posted on: March 22, 2017

Texas Main Street Dedication Ceremony on April 18, 2017

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Texas First Lady Cecilia Abbott will officially welcome the City of Buda into the Texas Main Street Program during a dedication ceremony on April 18, 2017. Buda became a Texas Main Street city on January 1, 2017 and is proud to be one of 89 cities statewi...

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Posted on: March 21, 2017

City of Buda Annual Easter Egg Hunt

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City of Buda Annual Easter Egg Hunt

Hop to Buda Sportsplex for an egg-citing egg hunt on Saturday, April 15th! At this FREE event, kids will make a dash towards the hunting ground to try and collect as many eggs and treats that can be found. Following the ...

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Posted on: March 17, 2017

The Big Picture - Week of Mar. 13, 2017

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This week's Big Picture Report includes information on the Municipal Complex work, irrigation improvements at City Park, the Buda Public Library's Play-Learn-Grow Child Workshop series, and more!

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Posted on: March 10, 2017

The Big Picture - Week of Mar. 6, 2017

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This week's Big Picture report includes about the new Municipal Site Live Camera, Buda Legislative Day at the Capitol, how you can become a sponsor for the 11th Annual Easter Egg Hunt, Spring Fling at the Buda Public Library, and more!

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Posted on: March 7, 2017

Municipal Site Live Camera

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Work on the Municipal Site is moving full steam ahead and now you can keep tabs on construction. The Municipal Complex will include a new City Hall and Library building, along with a new Public Safety Building. We have a live camera on the site which is o...

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Posted on: March 7, 2017

Capital Area Metropolitan Plan Organization Open Houses

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Capital Area Metropolitan Planning Organization Wants to Hear From You   Open Houses on Amendments to Transportation Improvement Plan and Long-Range CAMPO 2040 Plan

 

CAMPO PRESS RELEASE - The Capital Area Metropolitan Planning Organizatio...

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Posted on: March 7, 2017

Spring Fling at the Buda Public Library

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2nd Annual Spring Fling at Buda Public Library

Don’t forget to mark your calendar for the Buda Public Library’s 2nd Annual Spring Fling! It’s a day of fun for children of all ages. This year The Urban Interface will be on hand...

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Posted on: March 3, 2017

Public Hearing on Flood Protection Grant Project

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PUBLIC HEARING ON FLOOD PROTECTION GRANT PROJECT

The City of Buda will hold a hearing open to the public during its Regular City Council Meeting that begins at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 7, 2017, in the Council Chambers of Buda City Hall located at 121 Ma...

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Posted on: March 3, 2017

The Big Picture - Week of Feb. 27, 2017

Motorcycle Chute Out

This week's Big Picture report includes information on a rabies alert after a dead bat was found on Houston St., Buda Legislative Day at the Capitol, the Capital of Texas Police Motorcycle Chute Out, and more.

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Posted on: March 2, 2017

Rabies Alert (100 Block of Houston St.)

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Rabies Alert (Downtown, 100 Block of Houston St.)

DO NOT TOUCH OR HANDLE GROUNDED BATS!!!

On March 1, 2017, a dead bat was found on the 100 block of Houston St. at approximately 1:13 p.m on the ground near the roadway. The bat was tested by the Department o...

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Posted on: March 2, 2017

Buda Legislative Day at the Capitol

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BUDA LEGISLATIVE DAY AT THE CAPITOL

The City of Buda, Buda Economic Development Corporation, and the Buda Area Chamber of Commerce is gearing up for “Buda Legislative Day” at the Capitol on March 8, 2017. This is an opportunity for City...

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Posted on: March 1, 2017

City of Buda Accepting Human Services Grant Requests

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The City of Buda is now accepting Human Services grant requests. The deadline to apply is June 2, 2017    

Human Services Grant Application - DEADLINE June 2, 2017

The City of Buda accepts grant requests for projects or programs that:

&...

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Posted on: February 28, 2017

City of Buda Seeks Volunteers for Lead and Copper Sampling Program

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City of Buda Seeks Volunteers for Lead and Copper Sampling Program

The City of Buda is seeking help from residents to complete water quality sampling required by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Texas Commission on Environmental Quali...

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City News
Posted on: February 28, 2017

Capital of Texas Police Motorcycle Chute Out

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Capital of Texas Police Motorcycle Chute Out

TRAVIS COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE NEWS RELEASE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 

Friday and Saturday, March 3 – 4, 2017 from 8am to 4pm each day, the Travis County Sheriff’s Office, along with several other area law e...

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Posted on: February 24, 2017

The Big Picture - Week of Feb. 20, 2017

Municipal Building Rendering

This week's Big Picture report includes information on a Southbound I-35 closure on Sunday, Feb. 26th, renderings of the new Municipal Building, Teen Tech Week and more!

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Posted on: February 20, 2017

Hays County Emergency Management Seeks Storm Damage Reports for Tracking Purposes

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FROM HAYS COUNTY EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT:Hays County Courthouse, San Marcos, TX – The Hays County Emergency Management Office is seeking information about the storms that brought high winds, hail, lightning and rain to much of Hays County Sunday ni...

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City News
Posted on: February 17, 2017

The Big Picture - Week of Feb. 13, 2017

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The Big Picture is a weekly report aimed at giving citizens a look at the various projects the City of Buda is working on. The report includes quick updates on bond related projects, drainage improvements, day to day activities of our employees, and more....

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Posted on: February 16, 2017

Survey on Critical Issues and Needs Of Our Older Citizens

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In January the City of Buda organized a focus group to discuss issues impacting older adults and their family caregivers. This discussion helped the city assess the state of current programs and services and better prepare for the future needs of an expan...

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Posted on: February 15, 2017

Accepting Applications for Boards and Commissions - Deadline Extended

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The deadline to apply for one of our various boards & commissions has been extended to March 28, 2017. The Buda City Council is accepting completed application forms from City of Buda Citizens interested in serving on one of our boards or commissions....

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Posted on: February 14, 2017

City of Buda Lifts Stage 1 Drought Restrictions

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The City had enacted Stage 1 at the end of 2015 through 2016 to reduce demand on the water distribution system during the completion of the Interim Water Improvements project and the construction of Well No. 5 at the Garlic Creek pump station.

Both project...

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Posted on: February 13, 2017

All City Offices Closed On President's Day

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All city offices, including the library, are closed on Monday, Feb. 20, 2017 in observance of President’s Day.


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Posted on: February 10, 2017

The Big Picture - Week of Feb. 6, 2017

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The Big Picture is a weekly report aimed at giving citizens a look at the various projects the City of Buda is working on. The report includes quick updates on bond related projects, drainage improvements, day to day activities of our employees, and more....

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Posted on: February 8, 2017

Buda City Council Votes To Put Fluoridation On November Ballot

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In a 5-2 vote during Tuesday’s City Council meeting, the Buda City Council decided to put the issue of whether or not to fluoridate the City’s water supply to a vote on November 7, 2017.      

Fluoridation of ...

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Posted on: February 8, 2017

Longtime Buda Resident Tommy Poer Recognized

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Ms. Poer has lived in Buda for nearly 60 years. She has been at almost every City Council meeting and has served on numerous boards and commisions. Feb. 7th was proclaimed Tommy Poer day in Buda. Ms. Poer has moved out of Buda into an assisted living faci...

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City News
Posted on: February 8, 2017

New Waste Disposal Options From Texas Disposal Systems

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Texas Disposal Systems is pleased to provide all trash, recycle and green waste services within your community. Below are the service days for the City of Buda.

TRASH: Wednesdays (remains the same)

RECYCLE: Wednesdays Every Other Week (remains the same)

NEW!...

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City News
Posted on: February 3, 2017

The Big Picture - Week of Jan. 30, 2017

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This week's Big Picture report includes videos and photo albums of the tree relocation on the Municipal Site, information on a public reception for longtime Buda resident Tommy Poer, the upcoming Maker Monday at the Buda Public Library and more!&...

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Posted on: February 2, 2017

Tree Relocation - Videos and Photo Albums

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The tree is now located on the southeast corner of the property. Environmental Design and JE Dunn, the City's General contractor, worked very hard to make this happen. Below are all the Facebook photo albums and YouTube videos put together during the move...

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Posted on: February 1, 2017

City of Buda Recognizing Longtime Resident Tommy Poer

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The City of Buda is recognizing longtime Buda resident Tommy Poer during a public reception on Feb. 7, 2017. Ms. Poer has lived in Buda for close to 60 years. During her time here she has served on City Council, the Historic Preservation Commission, the B...

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City News
Posted on: January 27, 2017

The Big Picture - Week of Jan. 23, 2017

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This week's Big Picture Report includes information on the tree relocation on the Municipal Site, our new focus group on aging, the new Parks and Maintenance Building, a burn ban in effect for unincorporated areas of Hays County and more. 

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Posted on: January 26, 2017

Tree Relocation on Municipal Site

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The process of moving the tree on the Municipal Site will begin on Monday, Jan. 30th.  It will take at least two days for the tree to be relocated and installed, so this will be a slow process. It is being moved to the southeast corner of the pro...

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Posted on: January 20, 2017

The Big Picture - Week of Jan. 16, 2017

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The Big Picture is a weekly report aimed at giving citizens a look at the various projects the City of Buda is working on. The report includes quick updates on bond related projects, drainage improvements, day to day activities of our employees, and more....

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Posted on: January 19, 2017

CITY PUTTING FLUORIDATION ON HOLD

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Based upon feedback from Buda City Council members and citizens, City Manager Kenneth Williams is announcing the administrative decision to place on hold the scheduled fluoridation of the City of Buda’s water supply.

This decision is not final an...

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Posted on: January 18, 2017

Hays County Hazard Mitigation Plan Update Public Survey

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Hays County and the City of Buda are looking for your input. The county is conducting a survey about your perceptions and opinions regarding natural hazards (tornadoes, wildfires, floods) in Hays County. The results of the survey will help Hays County ide...

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Posted on: January 13, 2017

The Big Picture - Week of Jan. 9, 2017

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The Big Picture is a weekly report aimed at giving citizens a look at the various projects the City of Buda is working on. The report includes quick updates on bond related projects, drainage improvements, day to day activities of our employees, and more....

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Posted on: January 12, 2017

SCHEDULE UPDATE: Heritage Tree Relocation at Municipal Site

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Updated Tree Relocation Schedule 

Week of  January 23rd: The tree should be fully piped and beams will be installed with a chain tensioning system. Large excavators will be delivered by the end of week and excavating could begin on the re...

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Posted on: January 12, 2017

City of Buda Hires First Main Street Manager

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The City of Buda is pleased to announce the hiring of our first Main Street Manager. Maggie Gillespie comes to us from the City of San Marcos where she served as their Main Street Program Coordinator. Buda was recently designated a 2017 official &ldqu...

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Posted on: January 11, 2017

City Offices Closed on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

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All city offices, including the Buda Public Library, are closed on Monday, Jan. 16, 2017 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

City News
Posted on: January 10, 2017

The Buda Bulletin Community Newsletter - January 2017

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The Buda Bulletin is our Quarterly Community Newsletter. It includes information on upcoming events, ongoing projects in the city, stories relating to Buda, and much more! The newsletter is posted on our website, on the city’s Facebook and Twitt...

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Posted on: February 15, 2017

Accepting Applications for Boards and Commissions

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The Buda City Council is accepting completed application forms from City of Buda Citizens interested in serving on the various Boards & Commissions.    

Application forms may be picked up at City Hall, 121 S. Main St., Buda, during no...

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Posted on: January 6, 2017

The Big Picture - Week of Jan. 2, 2017

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The Big Picture is a weekly report aimed at giving citizens a look at the various projects the City of Buda is working on. The report includes quick updates on bond related projects, drainage improvements, day to day activities of our employees, and more....

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Posted on: January 5, 2017

Various Park Drinking Fountains Shut Down due to Cold Weather

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Due to the reported cold weather that is expected, the Parks and Recreation Department has shut down some of the drinking fountains in various parks, the fountains and wash bay area at the dog park and the restrooms at City Park. They are expected to reop...

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Posted on: January 4, 2017

Focus Group on Aging

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The City of Buda is creating a Focus Group on Aging. Buda is partnering with Capital Area Coalition of Governments on aging. We are forming a focus group to discuss the needs of our Aging community. We want this group to truly represent the community&...

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City News
Posted on: December 30, 2016

The Big Picture - Week of Dec. 26, 2016

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This week's edition of the Big Picture contains information on the fireworks ordinance, Christmas tree disposal, the monthly development report and more!  

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Posted on: December 29, 2016

Fireworks Prohibited in City of Buda

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The City of Buda wants to remind citizens that fireworks are prohibited in and around Buda. Fireworks cannot be used/detonated in the city limits or within 5,000 feet of the city limits (Extraterritorial Jurisdiction). Violation of the fireworks ordinance...

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Posted on: December 27, 2016

Christmas Tree Disposal Information

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Texas Disposal Systems, Inc. will be picking up Christmas trees on regular service days from December 26th to January 13th. The tree must be clear of decor, cut into four foot lengths and bundled with rope or twine. 

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Posted on: December 22, 2016

The Big Picture - Week of Dec. 19, 2016

Lee Urbanovksy Being Sworn-in

This week's edition of the Big Picture includes information on Lee Urbanovsky being sworn-in, the Main Street Advisory Board, Christmas tree disposal, a Trail of Lights photo album and more.  

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Posted on: December 19, 2016

Christmas Holiday Schedule

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All city offices, including the Buda Public Library, are closed on Friday, Dec. 23 and Monday, Dec. 26 in observance of Christmas.

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Posted on: December 18, 2016

Trail of Lights CANCELLED for Dec. 18, 2016 - RESCHEDULED for Dec. 19, 2016

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Trail of Lights is cancelled for Sunday, Dec. 18, 2016. We decided to cancel due to the expected freezing temperatures and wind chills in the teens. There were also several displays blown over in last night's strong winds. We are RESCHEDULING for...

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Posted on: December 16, 2016

The Big Picture - Week of Dec. 12, 2016

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The Big Picture is a weekly report aimed at giving citizens a look at the various projects the City of Buda is working on. The report includes quick updates on bond related projects, drainage improvements, day to day activities of our employees, and more.

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Posted on: December 14, 2016

City of Buda Planning Director Takes on New Role

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City of Buda Planning Director Chance Sparks is taking on a new role with the City. Sparks, who previously served as Interim Assistant City Manager, has been appointed Assistant City Manager.  

Micah Grau, who comes to us from Hutto, was also rece...

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Posted on: December 12, 2016

City of Buda Hires New Assistant City Manager

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The City of Buda is pleased to announce a new addition to our team. Micah Grau has been named as the City’s new Assistant City Manager. Mr. Grau comes to us from Hutto where he previously served as Assistant City Manager and Interim City Manager...

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Posted on: December 12, 2016

City Offices Close Early on Friday, Dec. 16, 2016

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City Offices Close Early on Friday, Dec. 16, 2016 - Due to a staff appreciation holiday luncheon, all City offices, including the Buda Public Library, will close at 11:30 a.m. on Friday, December 16.

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Posted on: December 9, 2016

The Big Picture - Week of Dec. 5, 2016

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The Big Picture is a weekly report aimed at giving citizens a look at the various projects the City of Buda is working on. The report includes quick updates on bond related projects, drainage improvements, day to day activities of our employees, and more.

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Posted on: December 2, 2016

The Big Picture - Week of Nov. 28, 2016

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The Big Picture is a weekly report aimed at giving citizens a look at the various projects the City of Buda is working on. The report includes quick updates on bond related projects, drainage improvements, day to day activities of our employees, and more.

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Posted on: December 2, 2016

Budafest Cancelled

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Budafest has been cancelled due to the expected rainy weather over the weekend. This event will not be rescheduled.

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Posted on: November 23, 2016

The Big Picture - Week of Nov. 21, 2016

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The Big Picture is a weekly report aimed at giving citizens a look at the various projects the City of Buda is working on. The report includes quick updates on bond related projects, drainage improvements, day to day activities of our employees, and more.

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Posted on: November 23, 2016

City of Buda Hires First Project Manager

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The City of Buda has hired its first Project Manager. Ray Creswell comes to us from a career in private practice as an architect, interior designer and construction manager.

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Posted on: November 21, 2016

Dec. 13, 2016 Runoff Election - Early Voting Dates, Times, and Locations

On Dec. 13, 2016 there will be Runoff Election for City Council, Place 1. These are the early voting dates, times, and locations.

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Posted on: November 18, 2016

The Big Picture - Week of Nov. 14, 2016

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The Big Picture is a weekly report aimed at giving citizens a look at the various projects the City of Buda is working on. The report includes quick updates on bond related projects, drainage improvements, day to day activities of our employees, and more.

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Posted on: November 18, 2016

Buda Citizens' Academy Graduation - Class of 2016

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Congratulations to our 2016 Buda Citizens’ Academy graduates! We all enjoyed answering your questions and getting to know each and every one of you! Once again, congratulations!

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Posted on: November 14, 2016

Friends of Buda Library Annual Book Sale

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The Friends of the Buda Library are having their Annual Book Sale during BudaFest! The event will be in the library’s meeting room on Saturday, Dec, 3rd and Sunday, Dec. 4th.

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Posted on: November 9, 2016

Monthly Development Report - October 2016

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"Over Here, Over There" is the City of Buda's Monthly Development Report. The report includes the following categories: Commercial Remodel, Residential Projects, Site Development, Commercial New, and City Infrastructure.

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Posted on: November 7, 2016

International Games Day at Buda Public Library

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It’s time to get your game face on! International Games Day at the Buda Public Library on November 19, 2016 offers fun for the whole family by offering games for all ages.

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Posted on: November 4, 2016

The Big Picture - Week of Oct. 31, 2016

The Big Picture is a weekly report aimed at giving citizens a look at the various projects the City of Buda is working on. The report includes quick updates on bond related projects, drainage improvements, day to day activities of our employees, and more.

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Posted on: October 28, 2016

The Big Picture - Week of Oct. 24, 2016

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The Big Picture is a weekly report aimed at giving citizens a look at the various projects the City of Buda is working on. The report includes quick updates on bond related projects, drainage improvements, day to day activities of our employees, and more.

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Posted on: October 25, 2016

The Buda Bulletin Quarterly Community Newsletter - October 2016

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The Buda Bulletin Community Newsletter includes information on upcoming events, city news, new city employees, and much more! This issue also contains Hays County Election information.

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Posted on: October 25, 2016

City of Buda Designated Texas Main Street City

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The Texas Main Street Program is a revitalization program for historic downtown and neighborhood commercial districts. Buda becomes one of 89 cities statewide with the prestigious designation.

“I believe Main Street is the heart and soul of any great c...Read on...

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Posted on: January 25, 2016

Curious about how your water use is metered and billed? Check out the information flyer for details.

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Curious about how your water use is metered and billed? This informational flyer tells you all you need to know about how your water meter works and how you are billed.

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Posted on: December 2, 2015

FEMA Registration Centers Open in Hays County

Hays County Courthouse, San Marcos, TX – Now that Hays County has been declared a federal disaster area for the damage caused by the October 30-31 storms and flood, anyone who has uninsured losses, whether inside city limits or in the unincorporated area ...Read on...

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Posted on: October 22, 2015

City of Buda’s Contract with Electro Purification, Inc. Expires

The City of Buda’s contract with Electro Purification, Inc. (EP) officially expired after midnight on October 20, 2015. EP had proposed the development of a water supply project from the Trinity Aquifer in Western Hays County that was initially intended ...Read on...

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Posted on: July 14, 2015

New hands-free ordinance approved in Buda

At the July 7, 2015 City Council meeting, the City Council voted 6-0 to approve an ordinance that prohibits the use of portable, hand-held electronic devices to engage in a call, or send, read or write a text message, or engage in any other use of the dev...Read on...

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Posted on: June 5, 2015

NOTICE: Railroad crossing closure schedule

WHAT: Union Pacific is announcing temporary crossing closures associated with construction and maintenance work along its rail line passing through the city of Buda. The following crossings will be closed as work is scheduled to take place from 9 a.m. to ...Read on...

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Posted on: May 14, 2015

Energy Star® Sales Tax Holiday Set for May 23-25

Texas families who want to save on the purchase of energy efficient appliances will have an opportunity to do so during the state’s annual ENERGY STAR® Sales Tax Holiday, which is Saturday, May 23, through Monday, May 25.

“As the hottest part of the ye...Read on...

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Posted on: April 23, 2015

Historic Preservation Award nomination accepted by City of Buda until May 1

To nominate a property for the Historic Preservation Awards, fill out and submit the application located on the City of Buda’s website. Each nomination must include a completed nomination form, a description between 50 and 500 words explaining the project...Read on...

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Posted on: March 31, 2015

Golf Cart Ordinance Reminder

The ordinance was drafted due to a high level of concern for golf cart occupant safety and pedestrian safety in neighborhoods in Buda. With Spring upon us and Summer around the corner, the City of Buda would like to remind our citizens of the golf cart or...Read on...

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Posted on: March 20, 2015

Buda Announces Brian Lillibridge as the new Water Specialist for the City of Buda

The City of Buda is fortunate to announce the employment of Brian Lillibridge who has accepted the position as Water Specialist. He will join the city’s team on Wednesday, April 1, 2015.

Lillibridge received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Geography...Read on...

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Posted on: February 9, 2015

FAQs: Electro Purification Agreement

Where is the City’s contract and mitigation with Electro Purification?
The City of Buda is currently in negotiations with Electro Purification which will include a mitigation plan for well affected by Electro Purification’s (EP) well field. When the cont...FAQ Document

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Posted on: January 21, 2015

City empathizes with concerned citizens in reaching an agreement with Electro Purification

The City of Buda is concerned about all citizens of Hays County; therefore the City was very empathetic to citizens of western Hays County in reluctantly reaching a water agreement on Tuesday, January 20, 2015 with Electro Purification (EP). In realizing ...Read on...

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Posted on: October 22, 2014

City of Buda does not promote, endorse or provide support for candidates

On Tuesday, October 21 a tweet was inadvertently posted to the City of Buda's Twitter account through no fault of the City of Buda. This post may have provided information in support of a particular candidate, which the City of Buda does not allow. The Ci...Read on...

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Posted on: July 8, 2014

City of Buda promotes fire and health safety within jurisdiction

In August 2013, the Buda City Council approved City Ordinance No. 2013-18 that restricts the sale and possession of fireworks within the City of Buda and 5,000 feet outside of the city limits. The City of Buda finds the sale and detonation of fireworks, w...Read on...

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Posted on: June 10, 2014

TWC News Austin did a segment on the City of Buda and its responsible growth

The City of Buda has been identified as one of the fastest growing cities in Texas. With our current population at around 12,000, Buda' population has grown nearly 14% every year since 2006. Buda has been able to manage all its growth responsibly by stick...Read on...

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Posted on: April 21, 2014

City of Buda meets with Time Warner Cable official to discuss service issues

The City of Buda met with Susan Patten, vice president of government relations for Time Warner Cable (TWC) on Wednesday, April 2 to discuss service issues among the Buda area.
The City has recently received an influx of complaints from Buda residents reg...Read on...

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