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    City to Reopen Parks, River Access & Facilities on Sept. 16

    The City of San Marcos will reopen all public facilities, riverfront parks, neighborhood park playgrounds, athletic complexes, tennis and basketball courts on Wednesday, Sept. 16 at 8 a.m. Children’s Park Playscape ... Read on...
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    City Requests “Welcome Home” Photos for Video to National Guard by Sept. 14

    The City of San Marcos (COSM) and the Hays County Veterans Resource Office invite members of the public to submit “welcome home” photos for inclusion in a City-produced message to the Texas Army National Guard 4th Battalion-133rd Field Artillery Regiment. Read on...
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    Resident Engagement Improves with SMTX Connect Redesign

    SMTX Connect, the official City of San Marcos civic engagement tool, is being upgraded today to a new platform that will allow residents a simpler and better experience when reporting non-emergency issues, requesting services, and commenting to... Read on...
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    ADA Ramps to go in at Rio Vista Park & City Park

    As the TxDOT ADA pathway project continues construction along the riverfront parks from I-35 to Sewell Park, the City of San Marcos is ... Read on...
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    Blanco Shoals Natural Area to Close July 9

    Due to extreme levels of activity and crowding recorded over the recent weeks, we will be closing Blanco Shoals Natural Area beginning Thursday, July 9, at .... Read on...
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    San Marcos River Parks to Close at 8 p.m. Thursday June 25

    The City of San Marcos river parks will be closed again until further notice as of 8 p.m. on Thursday, June 25. The Dog Park, Skate Park, neighborhood parks, and natural areas will remain open, but visitors ... Read on...