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Wednesday, August 19th, 2015

San Marcos council moves to clip Airport Commission’s wings

Facing calls from within to either disband or restructure the San Marcos Airport Commission, city council members took the first step Tuesday toward stripping the appointed body of most of its traditionally broad purview.

Friday, February 28th, 2014

$5.77M grant will fund runway improvements at San Marcos airport

The San Marcos Municipal Airport was awarded $5.77 million in federal and state monies to improve pavement and lighting at the facility, particularly to one of its runways.

Saturday, October 16th, 2010

San Marcos finalizes agreement to outsource airport management

The San Marcos City Council has approved an agreement for the management and development of the San Marcos Municipal Airport with Texas Aviation Partners, LLC.

Thursday, October 7th, 2010

City to dedicate new airport tower

A $2.2 million tower will be dedicated Saturday at the San Marcos Municipal Airport. The nine-story tower was built with $1.5 million in federal funds and another $730,000 from the City of San Marcos.

Thursday, July 22nd, 2010

San Marcos council moves to privatize management of municipal airport

Amid fireworks among city airport commissioners, the San Marcos City Council directed the city staff this week to negotiate a contract with Texas Aviation to manage the San Marcos Municipal Airport.