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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 the variance, which enables the project to move forward after stalling for more than a year.

Monday, October 4th, 2010

Mayoral candidates differ on development proposals

San Marcos mayoral candidates Daniel Guerrero and John Thomaides took opposing sides about the controversial Paso Robles and Buie Tract developments at last week's Council of Neighborhood Associations (CONA) debate. The mayoral candidates and the candidates for...

Friday, August 20th, 2010

Open government group starts with full meeting

A group of about 50 people seeking more open government in San Marcos met this week at the San Marcos Public Library. The first task is to generate a list of recommendations for the San Marcos City...

Thursday, August 5th, 2010

Council selects local Stroman Group for 60-day city manager search

San Marcos City Councilmembers voted, 5-2, in favor of a contract for the Stroman Group of San Marcos to conduct a 60-day executive search to seat a new city manager by Oct. 1, a month before an...

Monday, August 2nd, 2010

Letter to the editor: Meeting for open government

In this letter to the editor, San Marcos resident Steve Harvey calls the citizens out to a meeting later this month for mobilizing an open government campaign.

Wednesday, February 17th, 2010

San Marcos council tables Alamo theater incentive

The San Marcos City Council tabled a $2.5 million "grant" Tuesday night for an Alamo Drafthouse to occupy the vacant Best Buy building at Springtown Mall. San Marcos Mayor Susan Narvaiz said the tabling was necessary because...

Wednesday, February 25th, 2009

Cleantegrity to hold workshop during RISE conference

Cleantegrity, a local cleantech company, will cover "Collaborating with the University" during the 2009 Relationship and Information Series for Entrepreneurs (RISE) conference.