Posted on: January 17, 2018
Fact: On Jan. 16, local media commented on a video sent to them by a viewer. Call logs show that an Animal Control officer visited the residence at 6:30 p.m. that evening. The dog was tethered to a tree with a small cord, but that was not preventing the d...Read on...
Posted on: November 21, 2017
Rumor: The City of San Marcos has enacted new regulations for Mobile Food Vendors that caused the Hitch to close.
Fact: Beginning in January of 2017 the Health Department began working with mobile food vendors to ensure they were able to be mobil...Read on...
Posted on: June 20, 2017
Rumor: The City of San Marcos is anti-pet and won’t allow animals at eating establishments and bars.
Fact: Texas State law within the 2006 Texas Food Establishment Rules, which the city has adopted, prohibits animals on the premises of food estab...Read on...
Posted on: April 5, 2017
Fact: The City is not charging for access to the river or river parks, and has no plans at this time to implement park user fees.
The Parks Advisory Board and City staff made a presentation to the City City during the February 21, 2017 City Council meeting...Read on...
Posted on: October 3, 2016
Fact: At this time, the San Marcos Police Department has no active cases involving clowns as suspects, witnesses, or victims.
The department is aware that there is at least one spurious clown social media account in San Marcos.
While there have b...Read on...
Posted on: September 22, 2016
Fact: We looked into the concerns and our police department tells us the incident took place Monday night after patrons and employees of IHOP saw a man and woman arguing near a vehicle next to the Old CiCis pizza in Springtown Center. There was also anoth...Read on...
Posted on: February 2, 2016
Fact: The City of San Marcos and the State of Texas adopts the federal minimum wage rate.
The San Marcos City Council voted on Feb. 2. 2016 to amend the City of San Marcos Economic Development Policy to require all jobs calculated or counted for economic d...Read on...