Posted on: October 4, 2022
The City of San Marcos invites the public to participate in an Open House to see the progress made on the Downtown Area Plan for San Marcos.
On Wednesday, October 12, the City will host a Downtown Open House at the San Marcos Activity Center, 501 E Hopkins...Read on...
Posted on: October 3, 2022
The City of San Marcos is encouraging qualified candidates to apply as firefighters for the San Marcos Fire Department. The City will conduct a Civil Service Examination in order to establish an eligibility list for Firefighters.
Minimum qualific...Read on...
Posted on: September 29, 2022
Dog of the Week: Chevy (50690865)
Chevy is a four-year-old Labrador Retriever/Australian Cattle Dog mix with a big personality! He is a very chill guy with low energy who loves meeting new people because they give him lots of head scratches. Chevy is crate...Read on...
Posted on: September 23, 2022
The City of San Marcos and Texas State University are calling on volunteers to register for the 6th Annual Fall River Clean Up happening from 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Saturday, October 1, 2022. The Fall River Clean Up covers the Upper San Marcos River.&...Read on...
Posted on: September 22, 2022
Dog of the Week: Luffy (50228015)
Luffy is a two-year-old Greater Swiss Mountain Dog/Terrier mix with lots of energy! Because of his high energy, he would benefit from being in a home where there are older children, plenty of room to run and play, and a se...Read on...
Posted on: September 21, 2022
The City of San Marcos has launched the National Community Survey to gather feedback from residents on an array of issues including housing affordability, transportation, education, recreational opportunities, and civic engagement. The survey is available...Read on...
Posted on: September 15, 2022
Dog of the Week: Oso (46338787)
Look at this handsome boy! Oso loves being outside and exploring new smells. He is a very smart four-year-old Great Pyrenees who knows how to behave himself on leash and knows how to sit when told. He enjoys getting pets and...Read on...
Posted on: September 12, 2022
The San Marcos Convention & Visitor Bureau (SMCVB) brought home three Destination Excellence Awards from the Texas Association of Convention and Visitor Bureaus (TACVB) during their annual conference in South Padre Island this August. SMCVB earned fir...Read on...
Posted on: September 2, 2022
On Wednesday, August 31, the City of San Marcos named Interim Directors for its Planning & Development Services and Parks and Recreation Departments. Amanda Hernandez will serve as Interim Director of Planning & Development Services. Jamie Lee Cas...Read on...
Posted on: September 1, 2022
CITY OF SAN MARCOS
Boil Water Notice Rescinded
On 8/31/22, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality required the City of San Marcos public water system, PWS# TX1050001, to issue a Boil Water Notice to inform customers, individuals, or employees...Read on...
Posted on: August 25, 2022
Dog of the Week: Winifred (50694402)
Winifred (50694402) is a stunning three-year-old Dutch Shepherd! She's been at the shelter a little over a month and has already made a bunch of friends with other dogs that share her same high energy....Read on...
Posted on: August 23, 2022
On September 9, 2022, SMTX Utilities will launch a new feature that allows customers to track electric outages in their area in real time. Through the Outage Management System (OMS), customers can view an outage map, check estimated restoration times, rep...Read on...
Posted on: August 18, 2022
Dog of the Week: Metapod (49931235)
Metapod is a two-year-old, 54-pound Australian Cattle Dog/Greater Swiss Mountain Dog mix with a big personality! He enjoys herding people and animals, and we can't blame him because he was born for the job. When...Read on...
Posted on: August 18, 2022
On Tuesday, August 16, 2022, Interim City Clerk Elizabeth Treviño was selected to serve as City Clerk. Treviño has been serving as Interim City Clerk since May 2022.
Treviño began her career with the City in 2007 ...Read on...
Posted on: August 16, 2022
The City of San Marcos will host a public meeting to gather public input on the Sidewalk Maintenance and Gap Infill Program on August 29 from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Activity Center, 501 E. Hopkins. Light refreshments will be served.
The Sidewalk Maintenan...Read on...
Posted on: August 12, 2022
At approximately 4:45 p.m. on Thursday, August 11, 2022, San Marcos Police responded to a major crash at the intersection of McCarty Lane and Hunter Road. The collision involved two vehicles, a white Kia and a silver Toyota Scion.
The preliminary...Read on...
Posted on: August 11, 2022
Dog of the Week: Barnaby (49880449)
Barnaby is a super cool dude who's getting very stressed in the shelter environment. He is very high-energy and should be adopted into a family that has a big backyard so he can endlessly play catch with his fav...Read on...
Posted on: July 11, 2022
After a two-month search, Interim City Manager Stephanie Reyes has selected Jonathan Locke as the City of San Marcos’ Director of Finance/CFO. Locke will join the City team beginning August 1, and was chosen from a nationwide candidate pool of 1...Read on...
Posted on: May 1, 2018
With storm season in full swing, the City of San Marcos is reminding residents that in an emergency they can send text messages to 9-1-1 in the Central Texas area.
The Capital Area Council of Governments deployed Text to 9-1-1 service region wide in Octobe...Read on...
Posted on: April 18, 2018
The San Marcos City Council approved Code SMTX, a new 434-page development code that aligns with the City’s comprehensive plan and will guide how the City grows in the coming years.
“This is a day of celebration! Our new code has been in the works for four...Read on...