UPDATED: FM 967 in downtown Buda reopens after demolishing of vacant building

Part of FM 967 has been closed due to safety concerns. 
Evelin Garcia/Community Impact Newspaper
Part of FM 967 has been closed due to safety concerns. Evelin Garcia/Community Impact Newspaper

Part of FM 967 has been closed due to safety concerns. Evelin Garcia/Community Impact Newspaper

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A release from the city cited concerns about the structural integrity of the building at the corner of 967 and Austin Street. Evelin Garcia/Community Impact Newspaper
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The building was previously vacant, according to the city. Evelin Garcia/Community Impact Newspaper
UPDATE 11/6/19: FM 967 has now reopened, according to a release from the city, which also said that the building causing safety concerns has been demolished.

ORIGINAL POST: The part of FM 967 between Main Street and San Marcos Street in downtown Buda will be closed until further notice, the city announced in a release Nov. 5.


The closure is due to concerns over the structural integrity of the vacant building at the corner of 967 and Austin Street behind the Shops on Main.

Cars traveling west on Main Street will be detoured to San Antonio Road; cars trying to go east on Main from 967 will be detoured to Bluff Street.

This story is developing and may be updated.
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