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Castle Forest

Monday, March 25th, 2013

Wastewater project to detour Bishop traffic for months

Ongoing installation of a sewage main along Bishop Street is expected to improve sewage problems in existing neighborhood and add capacity for anticipated development along Craddock Avenue.

Saturday, October 8th, 2011

20 neighborhoods hold ‘Night Out’ block parties

Twenty neighborhood groups hosted block parties and mingled with city officials and first responders Oct. 4 to celebrate National Night Out.

Friday, August 19th, 2011

San Marcos neighborhood receives city’s first slurry seal

The city of San Marcos Transportation Division is using a contractor to apply a new pavement overlay treatment called slurry seal this week in the Castle Forest Neighborhood.

Monday, January 31st, 2011

Drainage project on Castle Creek Drive intended to prevent flooding

City crews are about to begin work on installation of new culverts on Castle Creek Drive that are intended to prevent flooding in the surrounding residential neighborhood.

Thursday, May 6th, 2010

City council approves Buie Tract changes

A standing-room crowd packed the San Marcos City Council chamber Tuesday night in opposition to proposed zoning changes to allow mixed use development on the Buie Tract. But the council voted, 4-3, to approve the changes on...