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Carl Urban

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.

Thursday, October 29th, 2009

BudaFirst sues city over food facility

A pair of Buda residents is suing the city for refusing to allow residents to vote on a city council decision that greases the skids for US Foodservice to locate east of town.

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.

Wednesday, August 19th, 2009

Heeps almost entirely fund BudaFirst.org

BudaFirst.org, the political action committee attempting to keep a U.S. Foodservice facility out of the Sunfield MUD near Buda, is financed entirely by the interests of one family, according to campaign finance reports.

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