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Friday, January 9th, 2015

TxDOT beefs up plans for new Posey Road interchange in San Marcos

State and county officials have agreed to expand efforts to improve traffic conditions along Interstate 35 in Hays County, projects that include reconstruction of an interchange and overpass at Posey Road as well as 13 access road ramps in Kyle and San Marcos.

Thursday, September 11th, 2014

Walton Development to donate right-of-way for FM 2001 rerouting

WITH MAP | Walton Development & Management USA, the North American real estate giant sitting on thousands of acres in Hays and Caldwell counties, has donated right-of-way for a planned re-routing of FM 2001 in...

Wednesday, June 12th, 2013

Old Bastrop Highway construction to start next week

The stretch of Old Bastrop Highway (CR 266) from Centerpoint Road to Posey Road will be cut down to one lane from June 17 through the end of August as Hays County builds improvements to the road.

Tuesday, July 17th, 2012

Police identify man killed in bicycle-semi collision

San Marcos police identified the victim of a collision between a semi tractor trailer truck and a bicycle early Monday morning as Jeffery David Stevenson, 40 of Big Spring.

Wednesday, October 21st, 2009

Major railroad rebuild to close local road crossings

A major Union Pacific railroad reconstruction project is expected to close a succession of at-grade road crossings starting Monday, Oct. 26, with Centerpoint Road in south San Marcos.

Wednesday, October 21st, 2009

Railroad crossing fixes expected to slow traffic

The Hays County Road Department said three railroad crossings at County-maintained roads in the San Marcos area will undergo repairs by Union Pacific Railroad beginning Monday.

Tuesday, October 14th, 2008

City of San Marcos Channel: MADD supports uniform bar hours

Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) might oppose drinking, but definitely opposes drinking and driving, which is why the organization's position is consistent with the Nov. 4 ballot measure that would push bar closing times in San Marcos...