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Friday, January 8th, 2016

Brad Rollins’ Blog: A new normal for San Marcos P&Z

The San Marcos City Council’s new majority — a bloc of members who regularly profess wariness of real estate development and developers — moved closer to cementing control of the planning and zoning commission with their appointment this week of a retired Texas State University procurement officer.

Tuesday, July 7th, 2015

Sunset Acres neighbors take aim at proposed Hooters in San Marcos

A resident campaigning to block construction of a Hooters restaurant near his home in the Sunset Acres neighborhood is scheduled to make his case tonight to the San Marcos City Council.

Wednesday, February 19th, 2014

Hughson, Stanfield, Olson land pivotal P&Z appointments

The city council last night appointed Amy Stanfield and Brian Olson, both small business owners, and former council member Jane Hughson to fill three vacant seats on the influential San Marcos Planning & Zoning Commission.

Wednesday, January 22nd, 2014

New appointments could tilt P&Z majority

Three upcoming vacancies on the San Marcos Planning & Zoning Commission have the potential to transform the body’s prevailing politics after more than a decade firmly in the hands of pro-growth appointees.

Thursday, December 26th, 2013

Realtors honor allies at annual banquet

The San Marcos Area Board of Realtors presented its 2013 awards and installed new officers at its annual banquet earlier this month.

Friday, December 2nd, 2011

Update: Final night of Sights & Sounds festival cancelled

The Sights & Sounds board of directors met Saturday morning and opted to cancel tonight’s events due to rainy weather.

Monday, January 25th, 2010

Classic cuts donates cuts to tots

Classic Cuts of San Marcos is providing complimentary first haircuts to the first 100 babies born at Central Texas Medical Center in the new decade.

Thursday, December 3rd, 2009

Mayor proclaims ‘Sights and Sounds of Christmas Week’

San Marcos Mayor Susan Narvaiz recently proclaimed Sights and Sounds of Christmas Week, honoring the volunteers who work tirelessly to insure the event continues to delight event attendees.