Neighborhood Commission

Agendas & Minutes


Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
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Members

  • Kenneth Dees, Sector 3
    Term: March 1, 2017 to February 28, 2019
  • Cathy Dillon, Sector 1
    Term: March 1, 2017 to February 28, 2019
  • Elena Duran, Sector 5
    Term: March 1, 2017 to February 28, 2019
  • Lizbeth Dobbins, Sector 9
    Term: March 1, 2016 to February 28, 2018
  • Tres Hefter III, Sector 2
    Term: March 1, 2017 to February 28, 2019
  • Blanca Loya, Sector 6
    Term: March 1, 2017 to February 28, 2019
  • Michelle McWaters, Sector 4
    Term: March 1, 2016 to February 28, 2018
  • Terence Parker, Sector Division of Student Affairs
    Term: March 1, 2016 to February 28, 2018
  • Sean Quiñones, Sector 8
    Term: March 1, 2017 to February 28, 2019
  • Tom Rowe, Sector 7
    Term: March 1, 2016 to February 28, 2018
  • Elijah Miller, Sector ASG Rep
    Term: April 18, 2017 to February 28, 2019
  • Roland Saucedo, Sector 5
    Term: April 18, 2017 to February 28, 2018
  • Vacant, Sector 6
The Neighborhood Commission consists of 13 voting members appointed by the City Council with the following composition:
7 members being citizens who reside in Sectors 1, 2, 3, 4, 7, 8, and 9
2 members being citizens who reside in Sector 5
2 members being residents who reside in Sector 6 (one is an alternate voting member)
1 member being a representative of Texas State University, Department of Student Affairs
1 (alternate voting) member being a representative of Texas State University, Association of Student Government

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Responsibilities


The Neighborhood Commission was established in 2010 by city ordinance.

This commission provides advisory body to the City Council, other commissions and staff to seek solutions to common problems and issues.

The neighborhood commission duties and activities include the following:
  • Advise the city council, the city manager, and the other boards and commissions that are appointed by the city council.
  • Advise on issues of importance to the overall quality of neighborhoods in the City of San Marcos as referred to the commission by the city council, other appointed boards and commissions of the city, or city staff.
  • Foster better university/city relations in an effort to promote understanding between students of the Texas State University and non-student residents of the community.
  • Advise on methods and means of maintaining and enhancing the visual quality of the city, and provide guidance for city programs related to maintaining and enhancing the visual quality of the city's neighborhoods and gateways.
  • Advise on matters and issues related to code enforcement activities that affect the overall quality of neighborhoods.