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Clint Garza

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015

Meeting set on debris removal, riverbanks restoration for Hays County, Wimberley flood survivors

Officials have called a public meeting next week on a new program to remove accumulated Memorial Day weekend flood debris from eligible private properties within the city of Wimberley and in unincorporated Hays County.

Wednesday, August 7th, 2013

County renames McCarty Lane segment ‘Rattler Road’

Hays County commissioners recently changed the name of a portion of East McCarty Lane to Rattler Road, thus meeting county 911 street addressing guidelines.

Wednesday, October 26th, 2011

Law targeting Texas State students ensnares Marine vets

An ordinance intended to keep Texas State University students and other young people from disturbing the peace of single-family neighborhoods has ensnared three former U.S. Marines who were twice deployed together in the Iraq the Afghanistan wars...

Monday, August 22nd, 2011

San Marcos church settles up with TCEQ, county

Promiseland San Marcos church paid an $800 fine levied by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, bringing to a close an investigation over a parking lot built over the Edwards Aquifer Recharge Zone without environmental clearance.

Monday, July 18th, 2011

County employees: San Marcos water is cleanest but ranks last on taste

City of San Marcos water is of a higher quality than nearby public water suppliers but tastes the worst, according to a recent survey by Hays County employees.

Wednesday, March 17th, 2010

Henly resident sues county over development regulations

A Henly resident has sued Hays County, saying development regulations passed by county commissioners last August compromise his property rights to the extent of being a "taking."

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