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Jennifer Shell

Saturday, April 20th, 2013

Downtown merchants hope sidewalk sale boosts business

San Marcos business owners who say they have been hit hard by months of major construction on North LBJ and Hutchison streets will hold a sidewalk sale on Saturday, April 20.

Friday, April 15th, 2011

Public meeting slated on major Sink Creek wastewater main

The city of San Marcos Capital Improvements Department will host a public meeting on the Sink Creek Phase II wastewater interceptor project at the Activity Center, 501 Hopkins St. at 6 p.m. Monday April 18.

Monday, March 21st, 2011

Meeting planned on Rio Vista Terrace work

The City of San Marcos Capital Improvements department will host its quarterly construction progress update for Rio Vista neighborhood residents at 6 p.m., Tuesday, March 22 at the San Marcos Nature Center, 430 Riverside Drive.

Friday, March 4th, 2011

Drainage channel complete on Ebony Street, Parker Drive

The city of San Marcos Capital Improvements Department recently completed a drainage improvement project on Ebony Street and Parker Drive to address storm water runoff from Texas 123 and improve drainage for area residents.

Tuesday, December 14th, 2010

Portion of Aquarena Springs Drive to be restriped

A portion of eastbound Aquarena Springs Drive will be restriped Wednesday to create dual left turn lanes to access northbound Interstate-35 before this weekend's Texas State graduation ceremonies and next week's River Ridge entrance ramp project.

Thursday, March 11th, 2010

Windemere Ranch could go to habitat — or development

The owners of Windemere Ranch property say they're going ahead with their plans for development, but Hays County could have designs on the land for its regional habitat conservation plan to protect the golden-cheeked warbler and the...

Thursday, December 17th, 2009

Waste water project links to Windemere

Facing occasional instances of sewage flowing down San Marcos streets as some residents fume that a proposed wastewater line to fix the problem may encourage more houses over aquifer recharge land, the City of San Marcos is...