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Victory Gardens neighborhood

Tuesday, February 16th, 2016

El Camino Real to host city’s first park party of the year

The city of San Marcos Parks & Recreation department will begin its 2016 Party in Your Park series 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday, Feb. 19 at El Camino Real Park, 401 Cottonwood Parkway.

Friday, March 27th, 2015

San Marcos lands $3.2M loan to replace parts of aging water system

The city of San Marcos has secured a $3.2 million loan from the Texas Water Development Board to replace nearly 4.5 miles of pipe in its aging, leaky municipal water system.

Friday, March 27th, 2015

City calls neighborhood meeting on Victory Gardens drainage

City engineers and contractors will meet with residents at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 31 at Victory Gardens Park, 300 Roosevelt St., to discuss upcoming work in the Willow Springs Creek drainage channel.

Sunday, October 26th, 2014

Victory Gardens meeting to address public works project stalled for nearly 10 years

City engineers and consultants will update residents this week on major reconstruction of streets and utilities in the Victory Gardens neighborhood, a project delayed year-after-year for nearly a decade.

Wednesday, September 15th, 2010

Victory Gardens meeting set on drainage project

The City of San Marcos Capital Improvements Department will hold the second public meeting at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 23 to discuss proposed improvements to the Willow Springs Creek Drainage Channel in the Victory Garden neighborhood

Thursday, June 4th, 2009

San Marcos council makes CDBG allocations

City council members this week allocated $527,130 in federal community development block grant money for two parks and the Southside Community Center's housing rehabilitation project.

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