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Extended Bar Hours Task Force

Friday, July 29th, 2011

TABC authorizes city to restrict alcohol downtown

The Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission has granted the San Marcos City Council’s request for the authority to prohibit open containers of alcohol and alcohol consumption in downtown outdoor areas.

Thursday, July 21st, 2011

City task force calls extended bar hours “a success”

A city task force said extended bar hours had few effects--except for less noise complaints and more DWI arrests.