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Monday, October 18th, 2010

Newman, Porterfield discuss city issues in interviews

San Marcos City Council incumbent Kim Porterfield and challenger David Newman each answered the same questions from San Marcos Local News concerning city issues and policies. Early voting begins Monday in the Nov. 2 election.

Friday, October 15th, 2010

Candidate Van Oudekerke discusses city council issues

Retired San Marcos police officer Rodney Van Oudekerke and local businessman Shane Scott are running for the final two years of Councilmember John Thomaides' term in the November election. San Marcos Local News put the same questions...

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...

Wednesday, September 30th, 2009

Council passes second reading for Purgatory project

The San Marcos City Council approved a second reading for a last-minute extension on a zoning change request for the developers of the proposed Purgatory Creek Apartment complex.

Thursday, September 17th, 2009

Ailing mayor casts decisive vote for developer’s request

Recovering from shoulder surgery, an ailing Mayor Susan Narvaiz emerged briefly at Tuesday night's city council meeting to cast a decisive vote in favor of giving a developer more time to meet conditions for a zoning change...

Wednesday, September 16th, 2009

City Council works for Purgatory reprieve

Add one more twist to the bizarre series of San Marcos City Council votes about the Purgatory Creek Apartments after Mayor Susan Narvaiz made a cameo appearance at Tuesday night's council meeting just to keep the project...