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Posted on: July 2, 2020

[ARCHIVED] Council to Consider Funding COVID-19 Testing with CDBG

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The San Marcos City Council is seeking comments on a proposal to add a COVID-19 testing program to the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) 2019-2020 Action Plan using $105,530 of the newly issued $425,261 CDBG-Coronavirus Response (CDBG-CV) funds. Comments will be accepted during a virtual public hearing at the City Council virtual meeting on Tuesday, July 7 at 6 p.m.

Since the public hearing will be conducted via virtual meeting, members of the public who would like to speak during the public hearing portion of the meeting must email prior to 12 p.m. on Tuesday, July 7. A call-in number will be provided for participation.

To view the meeting, please visit the following link:

City Council will vote on the proposed amendments at the August 4 meeting.

The revised draft 2019-2020 CDBG Action Plan will be available for public comment on the City’s website at from July 12 through July 17. Comments must be made in writing and should include the sender’s full name and physical address. Comments may be sent electronically to or by mail to City of San Marcos, Attention: CDBG Office, 630 E. Hopkins Street, San Marcos, Texas, 78666.

For more information, contact Carol Griffith, Community Initiatives Administrator, at 512.393.8147 or by e-mail at For media inquiries, contact


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