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Gerry O’Brien

Monday, December 29th, 2008

Buda year in review: Change at the top, but not on Main Street

New life under a home rule charter led to the city changing the majority of its council, along with its city manager. However, the city's sales tax base took a beating, leading to a tax increase, while downtown merchants continued seeking solutions for slow foot traffic.

Tuesday, June 17th, 2008

Dodd beats Gray in Buda council run-off

Fewer than 300 Buda voters participated in last Saturday's run-off election, which could shape a the majority on the city's expanded city council.

Saturday, May 10th, 2008

Schools, local councils up for grabs on Election Day

A school bond, a school board and two local city councils will learn their fates today as voters make their choices at the polls.

Friday, May 9th, 2008

Buda Place 1 council candidates speak

The two candidates for Buda's Place 1 city council seat, Ron Fletcher and Gerry O'Brien, answered questions last Saturday, a week before today's election.

Wednesday, March 26th, 2008

Buda’s crowded election

Buda's city council election will definitely seat three new members with at least one crucial decision to make off the bat.

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