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Wednesday, September 29th, 2010

San Marcos mayoral candidates tangle over differences

San Marcos mayoral candidates Daniel Guerrero and John Thomaides agree on some of the issues, but they disagree about which one said what and when concerning past city council deliberations. The two will meet again Thursday night at the Council of Neighborhood Associations (CONA) forum.

Thursday, September 23rd, 2010

San Marcos council still deciding on city manager

Following a public meeting with the three city manager finalists and a two-hour executive session Wednesday, the San Marcos City Council didn't make a decision as to who will be the city's next chief executive officer. The...

Wednesday, August 25th, 2010

Mayor: City looking for new plan to water golf course at Paso Robles

MERCURY PRO | At a special meeting of the San Marcos City Council Tuesday night, Mayor Susan Narvaiz and Carma Texas General Manager Shaun Cranston said they would look into alternatives to reclaimed water for a golf...

Tuesday, January 6th, 2009

Newest city groundbreaking to upgrade oldest city department

San Marcos Fire Rescue (SMFR), the city's oldest department, should move into a brand new central fire station in March 2010. City officials broke ground on the new facility Tuesday.

Wednesday, May 21st, 2008

City council finalizes trash rate decrease, sort of

Whether you think the trash can is half full or half empty depends on how you look at it. And that's saying nothing about the recycling bin.

Tuesday, January 1st, 2008

Garbage in, garbage out

Four years ago, downtown business leaders decided to look for ways to clear clusters of Dumpsters behind bars, stores and offices and cut down on the number of trash trucks barreling down narrow alleyways.

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