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Thursday, April 8th, 2010

San Marcos council again extends SOB moratorium

San Marcos City Councilmembers have called for another two-month extension of a moratorium against sexually oriented businesses. By the time the latest extension expires on June 30, the council will have kept the "emergency" moratorium alive for more than a year.

Friday, January 8th, 2010

San Marcos ponders how far — and where — to go with sex business regs

Proposal would restrict strip clubs, adult video stores and the like to industrial areas, require licensing and permits and impose a number of rules. Among them, performers couldn't come within three feet of patrons.

Tuesday, May 12th, 2009

2 a.m. bar closing becomes law in San Marcos

The San Marcos City Council made 2 a.m. bar closings official Monday night, then immediately passed an emergency six-month moratorium against the establishment of sexually oriented businesses.