Emergency Management

The mission of the San Marcos Office of Emergency Management is to build, sustain and improve the capability of the citizens to prepare for, protect against, respond to, recover from and mitigate natural and man-made disasters.


Emergency Notification


Register your cell phone number for emergency alerts information on Warn Central Texas, the region's emergency notification system, also availble in Spanish.

Contact Numbers


  • City Information Line (recorded message): 512-393-8488
  • Electrical Outages - Electric Utility: 512-393-8313
  • San Marcos Road Conditions-Public Services: 512-393-8036
  • State Road Conditions: 800-452-9292
  • Water / Sewer Problems: 512-393-8010

Local Cable


During emergencies, tune to Cable Channel 10 on Time Warner or Channel 16 on Grande Communications and 92.5 FM-KZOS for City of San Marcos announcements.