BUDA — On Nov. 3, the Buda Metropolis Council will acknowledge the town of Buda as a Platinum Scenic Metropolis recipient, which is the best degree awarded within the Scenic Metropolis Certification Program.
This yr, Buda is certainly one of 22 Texas cities to be licensed as a Scenic Metropolis. The town was awarded a Gold Scenic Metropolis Certification in 2011 and improved in rank to a Platinum designation this yr for the primary time.
“The Metropolis has labored relentlessly to earn this platinum designation,” stated Melissa McCollum, Buda Planning Director. “It’s an honor for the Metropolis to have acquired this recognition. It’s the product of the Metropolis’s excessive requirements for streetscapes and its effort to protect heritage timber, domesticate greenbelts and restrict mild air pollution.”
The Scenic Metropolis Certification Program helps and acknowledges Texas municipalities that implement high-quality scenic requirements for public roadways and areas.
“The Scenic Metropolis designation is quick turning into an acknowledgment that residents are dedicated to making a extra scenic atmosphere for themselves and for guests,” stated Sarah Tober, Scenic Texas President, “whether or not which means creating scenic roadways, preserving historic websites, or bettering parks and inexperienced areas.”