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Friday, December 9th, 2011

Early runoff voting ends today, election day slated for Dec. 13

San Marcos voters will cast ballots in a runoff election for Place 3 on the City Council Tuesday, Dec. 13 at designated polling places.

Friday, January 21st, 2011

Neighborhood meeting to discuss apartments at Craddock, RR 12

A multi-neighborhood meeting has been scheduled for Jan. 23 at 3 p.m. to discuss proposed apartments at the southeast corner of Craddock Avenue and RR 12. The meeting will be held at the Seventh Day Adventist Church,...

Wednesday, December 15th, 2010

City council tries to pass building height ordinance

The San Marcos City Council couldn't pass an emergency ordinance Tuesday night that would immediately restrict building heights downtown to 45 feet or four stories. When a temporary ordinance calling for those limits expired in 2008, no...

Monday, December 6th, 2010

City studies new regs for residential wind, solar

San Marcos city officials are attempting to encourage the installation of private solar panels and wind turbines with new regulations. People who install such devices could sell surplus power back to the city and other electricity providers.

Wednesday, October 13th, 2010

Carma pulls concept plan change for Blanco Vista

Shifting course again, Carma Texas has withdrawn its request with San Marcos officials to change the concept plan for the Blanco Vista development on the north end of the city. It is anticipated that Carma will submit...

Tuesday, October 12th, 2010

Prather, Hooper, discuss San Marcos issues for coming city election

In the first of a series of interviews with candidates for local offices in the Nov. 2 election, San Marcos city council candidates Toby Hooper and Jude Prather, who are running for the seat being vacated by...

Monday, October 11th, 2010

Council candidates tangle about building at debate

San Marcos City Council candidates expressed clear differences of opinion about development issues at last week's League of Women voters debate. Challenger David Newman and incumbent Kim Porterfield also went back and forth about Austin Community College...

Thursday, October 7th, 2010

P&Z approves rezoning of small Buie Tract parcel

San Marcos Planning and Zoning commissioners approved a re-zoning of a small Buie Tract piece last week after that piece had been pulled from such consideration by the developers in May. One commissioner said it looked to...

Tuesday, October 5th, 2010

P&Z approves Windemere variance for narrow road

Planning and Zoning commissioners in San Marcos are allowing the developers of Windemere Ranch property by Spring Lake to build a narrower collector road than allowed by the city's land development code. Environmentalists and nearby residents opposed...

Friday, October 1st, 2010

P&Z again votes to postpone decision on Blanco Vista concept plan

For the second time in September, the San Marcos Planning and Zoning Commission voted to postpone a vote on changes to the Blanco Vista master plan, which would give developer Carma Texas more latitude for multi-family uses.

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