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Friday, December 11th, 2015

San Marcos officials lobby for federal flood relief funds

Battered by two once-in-a-lifetime floods in the span of six months, San Marcos officials are lobbying for federal funds to reduce the risk to life and property next time.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015

Country music star foots the bill for San Marcos neighborhood skatepark

San Marcos residents celebrated the opening of a new skatepark in the East Guadalupe neighborhood on Friday, a project funded by country music singer-songwriter Kip Moore’s charity for disadvantaged children.

Friday, February 10th, 2012

City seeks public input on CDBG

The City of San Marcos will hold a stakeholder workshop on Thursday, Feb. 23 at 6 p.m., to receive citizen input on the proposed use of Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds for the 2012 program year.

Thursday, October 1st, 2009

Federal grant will fund energy efficient appliances for San Marcos residents

The city of San Marcos will offer grants to residents who want to replace old appliances with newer Energy Star-certified models as part of a federal $498,100 energy efficiency grant.