Bond Proposition Information

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

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

The bond is comprised of the following propositions:  
 

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

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

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

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

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


Buda Bond Blog Updates

  1. Old Goforth Road Construction Nearing Completion - Oct. 18, 2019

    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....

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  2. City Park Update - 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 trees will...

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