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Friday, July 29th, 2016

Video: City releases ‘Life at 72 Degrees’ into the wild

“San Marcos River: Life at 72 Degrees,” an eight minute long web video produced by the city and Keep San Marcos Beautiful, aims to raise awareness of the delicacy and beauty of the San Marcos River among the tens of thousands of visitors who enjoy it each year.

Thursday, December 10th, 2015

Putting down roots: Spring Lake Garden Club to host Arbor Day tree planting

Spring Lake Garden Club will sponsor an Arbor Day tree planting at 10 a.m. Friday, Dec. 18 near the pavilion at Ramon Lucio Park, 601 S. CM Allen Parkway.

Thursday, October 6th, 2011

Three chosen for San Marcos Women’s Hall of Fame

Three local women with a combined total of more than 80 years of volunteer service will be honored at the annual San Marcos Women’s Hall of Fame recognition program on Nov. 2.

Monday, September 20th, 2010

City task force issues river access recommendations

A city-created river recreation task force has issued its recommendations for river access restrictions, hoping their implementation will insulate local water users from state restrictions. The task force offered advice on areas ranging from dogs and litter...

Monday, May 10th, 2010

Task force could ask city to restrict river access

A city task force could ask the San Marcos City Council to restrict access to the San Marcos River during periods of low flow. Otherwise, according to task force members, a state program could force such restrictions...

Monday, February 23rd, 2009

The Great Texas River Cleanup is coming to San Marcos

Volunteers will clean all 90 miles of the San Marcos River on March 7.

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