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THE BIG PICTURE
Week of May 27, 2019
(City of Buda Weekly Newsletter)
In this Issue:
  • Green Meadows Splash Pad Grand Opening - June 1
  • Movies in the Park
  • Friends of the Buda Library Short Story Contest for Adults
  • Friends of the Buda Library Summer Contest for Young Writers
  • Deadline Approaching for Grant Applications, June 3
  • South Main Music Nights - Starts June 6
  • Buda Public Library Summer Kick Off - June 6
  • Buda Fun Fish - June 8
  • Water Meter Replacement and Installation
  • Buda Website Construction Page
  • Upcoming Meetings
Green Meadows Splash Pad
Grand Opening Celebration
Come celebrate the official grand opening of the Green Meadows Splash Pad with us on Saturday, June 1 from 10 AM to Noon. There will be bounce houses, interactive games, Kona Ice, other vendors, and more!

Friends of the Buda Library
Short Story Contest
For Adults
The  Friends of the Buda Library  is proud to present its Eighth Annual Short Story Writing Contest for Adults. This contest is open to non-professional writers aged 17 and up. This contest is a Friends of the Buda Library Fundraiser. Short story entries must be 4,000 words or less, in English, double spaced in 12-point font and submitted with entry fee to the Buda Public Library. Deadline is June 28 at 5 p.m.


Friends of the Buda Library
Summer Contest
For Young Writers
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.

Deadline Approaching For Grant Applications
The City of Buda is accepting Human Services Grant Applications and Hotel Occupancy Reimbursement Grant Applications. The deadline to apply is approaching. Deadline is Monday, June 3.

South Main Music Nights
Downtown Buda  is once again hosting "South Main Music Nights" this summer! The free concert series takes place at  Buda Mill & Grain Co.  on June 6, June 20, July 18, and August 1. It runs from 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM. So grab your lawn chairs and picnic blankets and bring the family out!  El Ochete kicks things off on June 6. We will be announcing the rest of the music line up soon.

Buda Public Library
Summer Kick Off
Join the Buda Public Library in celebrating the beginning of summer on June 6! We'll have super space themed activities, the wiggle waggle train, face painting and more! Reading logs will be available at Kick Off.

Kick Off this year is going to be at the Buda Public Library Lobby and Library Grounds!

Buda Fun Fish
At Bradfield Park Pond

We hope you can make it to Buda Fun Fish at Bradfield Village Park Pond on Saturday, June 8. The event is free admission for all ages and no prior fishing experience is required.You can also enter the "Fishing Derby" for a chance to win a coveted prize pack! Fishing poles will be provided while supplies last to kids 12 and under. For more information, please contact vincentlecca@yahoo.com .



Water Meter Installation and Replacement
About a month ago 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. Crews will finish up the remaining installations in mid June.
We have created a separate page on our website with additonal information on the water meter replacement and installation.

Buda Construction
Website Page
With so many construction projects happening we decided to create a page on our website dedicated to construction updates. You can find it at  ci.buda.tx.us/budaconstruction. We will keep this page updated and continue to post updates on our social media channels. Construction updates are also running on the monitors in the lobby of the Municipal Building. 
Upcoming Meetings
Sustainability Commission
June 6 - 7:00 p.m.

Main Street Advisory Board
June 12 - 6:00 p.m.

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Sincerely,

City of Buda