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Tuesday, October 15th, 2013

Morris emerges in one piece from city council crucible

Hurtling for four chaotic days headlong toward a snap decision to purge one of their appointees, a San Marcos City Council majority on Tuesday decided instead against removing planning commissioner Carter Morris from his post.

Wednesday, October 9th, 2013

San Marcos police probe P&Z meetings with developer

Writing a new chapter in the ongoing tale of Darren Casey’s miscarried Sessom Drive dream, the San Marcos Police Department is investigating whether planning and zoning commissioners violated the Texas Open Meetings Act when they met individually...

Wednesday, August 21st, 2013

Ethics panel to hear complaints against P&Z commissioner [PRO]

The San Marcos Ethics Review Commission has voted to hold a hearing on a resident’s complaint that planning & zoning commissioner Carter Morris violated city conflict of interest rules by advocating for a controversial mixed-use luxury development...