Dripping Springs City Hall vandalized with graffiti overnight

Dripping Springs City Hall is located at 511 W. Mercer St., Dripping Springs. (Nicholas Cicale/Community Impact Newspaper)
Dripping Springs City Hall is located at 511 W. Mercer St., Dripping Springs. (Nicholas Cicale/Community Impact Newspaper)

Dripping Springs City Hall is located at 511 W. Mercer St., Dripping Springs. (Nicholas Cicale/Community Impact Newspaper)

The Dripping Springs City Hall building located at 511 W. Mercer St., Dripping Springs, was sprayed with graffiti overnight, according to a statement released by the city March 10.

The graffiti included racist and offensive language and is being removed by the city, according to the statement. Hays County Sheriff's Office is investigating the incident.

“We are deeply concerned about this vandalism,” Mayor Bill Foulds said in a statement. “The city council and our city employees have always supported all people of every culture, background, and race and we do not tolerate behavior that perpetuates hate against any individual or group."

Those with information about the graffiti can contact the sheriff's office at 512-393-7800 or can call City Hall at 512-878-4725.
By Nicholas Cicale
Nick has been with Community Impact Newspaper since 2016, working with the Lake Travis-Westlake and Southwest Austin-Dripping Springs editions. He previously worked as a reporter in Minnesota and earned a degree from Florida State University.


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