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A local state of disaster  has been declared for the City of Buffalo. See the link below:

Governor Abbott Announces Extension For FEMA Individual Assistance Registration Period

AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott today announced that at the request of the Texas Division of Emergency Management, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has extended the Individual Assistance registration period for Texans impacted by the winter storm. Individuals who live in qualifying counties now have until May 20, 2021 to submit damages and make claims to FEMA. 

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2021 Winter Storm Individual Assistance (IA) 

Asistencia individual por tormenta de invierno 2021 (IA)

PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW TO APPLY FOR INDIVIDUAL ASSISTANCE FROM THE WINTER STORMS. NO PHOTOGRAPHS NECESSARY. PLEASE LIST ALL DAMAGES (LOST FOOD, BUSTED PIPES, WATER DAMAGE, ETC.)                                                                                   HAGA CLIC EN EL ENLACE DE ABAJO PARA SOLICITAR ASISTENCIA INDIVIDUAL DE LAS TORMENTAS DE INVIERNO. NO SE NECESITAN FOTOGRAFÍAS. ANOTE TODOS LOS DAÑOS (ALIMENTOS PERDIDOS, TUBERÍAS ROTURADAS, DAÑOS POR AGUA, ETC.)

**PLEASE APPLY ASAP.**  ** POR FAVOR SOLICITE LO ANTES POSIBLE. **

https://avanan.url-protection.com/v1/url?o=https%3A//www.kbtx.com/app/2021/02/20/texas-releases-self-reporting-damage-survey-to-help-identify-winter-storm-damage/&g=N2E2NDVjN2VhOGM1ZDE3NQ==&h=Y2IwNjdiZWI0NDdlNTBjMzJlZTA5MjI5N2E0M2EyZmQ1OThlMDJkNWFmOTVlNzVjNDdjNDBhM2VlMDU1ZDI3ZQ==&p=YXAzOnN1bmNvYXN0cmVzb3VyY2VzOmF2YW5hbjpvZmZpY2UzNjVfZW1haWxzX2VtYWlsOjFjOTEzNzkwMzZmOTVjZGRiOTE1ZTBjN2VjYzIzNTgyOnYx

More useful links for assistance:

Low-interest disaster loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration are available to businesses, homeowners and renters. Call the SBA at 1-800-659-2955 visit www.sba.gov/services/disasterassistance.

Here is the website to the USDA program to assist farmers and ranchers affected by the winter storms.

https://www.usda.gov/media/press-releases/2021/02/17/usda-ready-assist-farmers-ranchers-and-communities-affected-winter

The Livestock Indemnity Program (LIP) is the program that would benefit producers the most at https://www.fsa.usda.gov/programs-and-services/disaster-assistance-program/livestock-indemnity/index

**On Friday, February 5, 2021, Governor Abbott issued Executive Order GA-32, updating the threshold for areas with high hospitalization. Businesses in our area may now operate at 75% capacity. For more details, go to https://www.dshs.texas.gov/ga32/. Please continue to stay safe.**

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The Crossroads of Texas

Welcome to the official website for the city of Buffalo. Here you will find information you need to live in our city or to visit us in east central Texas.

Buffalo is located at the crossroads of I-45 and US Highway 79, halfway between Dallas and Houston.

Our community has thrived for over 150 years, situated along the major thoroughfares in east Texas and the railroad. With a pleasant climate and friendly citizens, Buffalo continues to grow and prosper.

The newest addition to our area is the Leon County Expo Center, an events complex hosting musical concerts; competitions in rodeo, ropings, cook-offs, dog shows, varied equestrian events; and home to the Leon County 4-H.

Stay comfortably in Buffalo whether you’re here for business or pleasure, visit our parks, or stop by to eat from a wide variety of restaurants.

Once again, welcome to Buffalo, Texas. We’re happy to see you!

Upcoming Events

May
17
Mon
6:00 pm City Council Meeting @ Buffalo Administration and Convention Center
City Council Meeting @ Buffalo Administration and Convention Center
May 17 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Due to the holiday schedule, the City Council Meeting will be held on the 3rd Monday of May per City Ordinance. To be placed on the agenda, contact Julie Uptmor[...]
Jun
28
Mon
6:00 pm City Council Meeting @ City Hall
City Council Meeting @ City Hall
Jun 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
To be placed on the agenda, contact Julie Uptmor at 903-322-4741 or email admin@buffalotex.com. See the Agenda for this meeting, posted the Friday before the meeting here.
Jul
26
Mon
6:00 pm City Council Meeting @ City Hall
City Council Meeting @ City Hall
Jul 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
To be placed on the agenda, contact Julie Uptmor at 903-322-4741 or email admin@buffalotex.com. See the Agenda for this meeting, posted the Friday before the meeting here.
Aug
23
Mon
6:00 pm City Council Meeting @ City Hall
City Council Meeting @ City Hall
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
To be placed on the agenda, contact Julie Uptmor at 903-322-4741 or email admin@buffalotex.com. See the Agenda for this meeting, posted the Friday before the meeting here.
Sep
27
Mon
6:00 pm City Council Meeting @ City Hall
City Council Meeting @ City Hall
Sep 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
To be placed on the agenda, contact Julie Uptmor at 903-322-4741 or email admin@buffalotex.com. See the Agenda for this meeting, posted the Friday before the meeting here.