San Marcos Mercury | Local News from San Marcos and Hays County, Texas

BudaFirst

Thursday, August 5th, 2010

County approves $2.7M loan for US Foodservice infrastructure

Hays County Commissioners approved a Chapter 381 agreement to fund $2.7 million in road improvements for a US Foodservice facility outside of Buda. US Foodservice is to pay back the loan within 20 years.

Sunday, June 13th, 2010

Texas Supreme Court declines to hear case against US Foodservice

The Texas Supreme Court announced last week that it would refuse to hear a request filed by opponents of a US Foodservice distribution facility east of Buda, clearing the way for construction of the facility.

Thursday, December 3rd, 2009

Buda council approve preliminary plan for U.S. Foods

With a lawsuit out of the way -- at least until the appeals process kicks in -- developers of the U.S. Foodservice distribution facility moved forward this week with permitting their proposed site.

Monday, November 23rd, 2009

Judge turns back Buda referendum bid

A state appeals court last week turned back Buda citizens who hoped to vote down a land use change, saying a city council decision clearing the way for US Foodservice to locate in the eastern extraterritorial jurisdiction...

Thursday, October 22nd, 2009

BudaFirst versus Buda: U.S. Foods opponents sue

Attorneys for the group BudaFirst have filed a long-threatened suit against the city of Buda, seeking to force a referendum election that could prevent U.S. Foodservice from building a $50 million distribution facility east of town.

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009

U.S. Foods fight boils over in Buda

Opponents of U.S. Foodservice's plans to build a warehouse and distribution facility on Buda's eastern edge couch the debate in terms of residents' rights to determine their city's future.

:)