Hays County COVID-19 Update

Hays County is now designated as a COVID-19 vaccine hub per the Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS). The Hays County Local Health Department (HCLHD) received an emailed letter late Saturday evening with news of the change; HCLHD was not on the state’s...

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Get more involved in 2021. The Buda Area Chamber of Commerce (BACC) is now accepting applications for Board of Directors and Chamber Ambassadors. Board of Directors serve for a three (3) year term. Applicants must be a member in good standing. The Chamber Ambassadors...

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More than 25,000 meals provided through Buda’s Zoom-A-Thon

Hays Free Press By Sahar Chmais Buda Area Chamber of Commerce (BACC), in conjunction with the Hays County Food Bank, hosted its first Zoom-A-Thon on Dec. 5 to provide food for residents in need of aid this season. “We have seen an increased need since the beginning of...

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Program Ready to Assist More Small Businesses HAYS COUNTY, Texas – The second phase of the Hays County Emergency Cash Assistance Program (ECAP) will go into effect today, Monday, Nov. 9, featuring lighter requirements and a more simplified process to access the free...

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Buda City Council candidates present their plans if elected

By Sahar Chmais – Hays Free Press “If you came here tonight expecting to see some of the responses or activities we have seen at the debates for President and Vice President,” said John Hatch, chairman of the board for the Buda Area Chamber of Commerce, “you may be...

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Application Deadline June 10, 2020 In April, the Buda City Council authorized the Still Budaful Stimulus Program to assist businesses negatively affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Since then, the program has provided much-needed relief to over 70 businesses in Buda....

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Time to Restart, Reopen and Reignite

We here at the Buda Area Chamber of Commerce (BACC) appreciate the hard work now underway to rebuild our local businesses and overcome the many hardships that the COVID-19 pandemic has created throughout our community. Working together is the best way to move forward...

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Guidance to Reopened Retail Services in Texas

As part of Governor Greg Abbott’s plan to reopen the Texas economy, businesses will be allowed to operate as “retail to-go” beginning Friday April 24, 2020. Retail services that are not essential can provide delivery, mail, or pick-up options. Hair...

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Still Budaful Stimulus Program

“STILL BUDAFUL” STIMULUS PROGRAM AWARDS OVER $300,000 IN GRANTS In early April, the Buda City Council authorized the Still Budaful Stimulus Program to assist businesses negatively affected by COVID-19. The total contributions between the City of Buda and the Buda...

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