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Friday, October 7th, 2011

SMGA holding benefit Saturday with live music, food, astronomy

UPDATED 12 a.m. Oct. 9: SMGA’s Harvest Moon FUNdraiser has been postponed due to chance of rain, lightning, mud, and potential cloud cover obscuring stars and moon Saturday evening. The event will be rescheduled, probably for November.

Tuesday, September 6th, 2011

TCEQ, San Marcos settle penalty over missing water quality plan

The city of San Marcos has agreed to contribute money to build or maintain a water quality monitoring station instead of pay a fine levied by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.

Sunday, February 27th, 2011

Traffic Report: 02/27/11 to 03/05/11

Street and utility work expected to affect local traffic this week includes more construction in the Rio Vista Terrace neighborhood including closures of Cheatham, Sycamore, Haynes and Field streets.

Thursday, December 30th, 2010

Two lanes on Wonder World Drive to close on Jan. 6

San Marcos officials have announced street projects affecting traffic through Jan. 8. On Jan. 6, be aware of lane closures on Wonder World Drive at Interstate-35

Monday, December 20th, 2010

City announces street projects

San Marcos officials have announced street work projects affecting traffic through Christmas and beyond. One lane on northbound and southbound Interstate-35 will be closed overnight Monday near the Aquarena Springs Drive exit (Exit 206).

Monday, December 6th, 2010

City announces street construction projects

San Marcos officials have announced construction projects affecting traffic through Saturday. Coming soon is the closure of the Interstate-35 southbound exit ramp at Aquarena Springs Drive until at least mid-February.

Monday, December 6th, 2010

Storm sewer upgrades underway at Prospect, Bishop

The city of San Marcos capital improvements department began a storm sewer improvement project this week on Prospect and Bishop Street to address drainage issues in the area.