March 29, 2021
The Office of the Municipal Clerk in the City of Buda is one of 43 cities to receive the Texas Municipal Clerk's Office Achievement of Excellence Award.
The program recognizes the statutory requirements and demands for the effective management of resources for proper governance by the municipal clerk's office. The award itself recognizes municipal clerk offices throughout the state for compliance with federal, state, and local statutes that govern standards necessary to fulfill the duties and responsibilities of the office. A municipal clerk's office must have met and demonstrated nine of the following 12 standards to be eligible to receive the award.
- Records Management
- Professional Development/ Certifications
- Government Transparency
- Public Information Act
- Open Meetings Act
- Municipal Clerk Office Policies/Procedures
- Other Areas of Responsibility
- Innovation/Stream Line Projects
- Departmental Training