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Posted on: March 11, 2021

SEEKING PUBLIC COMMENTS ON CDBG -MITIGATION ACTION PLAN UPDATE 2021

A proposed amendment to the CDBG-MIT Action Plan is scheduled for April 2021.  The proposed amendment focuses on designation of specific projects and budgets for a portion of the overall $24 million in funding. Community engagement activities rel...

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Planning & Development Services
Posted on: August 30, 2019

Notice of Demolition Review - 221 North Street

The Planning & Development Services Office received a demolition application for the carport at 221 North Street (Permit 2019-29699). The application is subject to the emergency demolition delay ordinance (Ordinance 2019-19) as the carport is part of ...

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Planning & Development Services
Posted on: June 28, 2018

New Accessory Dwelling Unit Guide Posted Online

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The City’s Planning and Development Services Department has developed a comprehensive guide on Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs), or secondary living spaces constructed on single family lots, that is available online at www.sanmarcostx.gov/adu.

“We’ve receiv...

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Planning & Development Services
Posted on: April 19, 2018

City Council Approves New San Marcos Development Code

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“This is a day of celebration! Our new code has been in the works for four years, combining the efforts of City planners, citizens and stakeholders in a collaborative and transparent process involving numerous public meetings and presentations,” said Mayo...

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Planning & Development Services
Posted on: November 15, 2017

2018 Preferred Scenario Amendment Schedule Available

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The schedule for the 2018 Spring Preferred Scenario Amendment Process may be found HERE. The application deadline for this twice-per-year process is January 8, 2018. All applications for amendment to the Preferred Scenario Map may be made online at www.my...

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Planning & Development Services
Posted on: August 23, 2021

AN-21-04 (La Cima Amenity Center Annexation)

Annexation of an 8.704 acre +/- acre tract of land out of the J. Williams Survey, Abstract 490 and the W. Smithson Survey, Abstract 419, in Hays County, Texas, generally located at the northwest corner of the W. Centerpoint Rd. and Central Park Loop inter...

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Planning Application Notices
Posted on: August 19, 2021

ZC-21-19 Smith Lane (THIS APPLICATION HAS BEEN WITHDRAWN)

A Zoning Change Application from “SF-6” Single Family-6 to “ND-3.5”  Neighborhood Density - 3.5 has been submitted by Keepers Land Planning for approximately 2 acres, more or less, out of the J.M Veramendi ...

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Planning Application Notices
Posted on: August 20, 2021

133 South LBJ Drive Partial Demolition Request (#2021-37357)

The Planning & Development Services Office received an application for a partial demolition of a portion of the building at the rear of the building, the removal of the aluminum slipcover on the front façade of the building, and the demolit...

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Planning Application Notices
Posted on: October 11, 2021

PDD-16-01(A) HEB Planned Development District Extension (THIS APPLICATION HAS BEEN WITHDRAWN)

A Planned Development District (PDD) amendment request application has been submitted to extend the development rights time period within the HEB Planned Development District, by Taylor Dawson, Pape-Dawson Engineers, on behalf of Kathy Strimple, HEB, for ...

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Planning Application Notices
Posted on: November 17, 2021

ZC-21-21 (3030 and 3036 Hwy 123 / Hwy 123 Retail Center)

The Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a public hearing via hybrid, in-person / virtual, meeting at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, December 14, 2021, and the City Council will hold a public hearing via hybrid, in-person / virtual, meeting at 6:00 p.m. on Tue...

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Planning Application Notices
Posted on: November 19, 2021

140 South Guadalupe Street Demolition Request (#2021-38575)

The Planning & Development Services Office received a demolition application for the building located at 140 South Guadalupe Street; see photos below. The building was evaluated with a Medium preservation priority in the My Historic SMTX historic reso...

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Planning Application Notices
Posted on: December 7, 2021

AN-22-05 (Centerpoint Commons Annexation)

Annexation of a 2.57 acre +/- acre tract of land out of the Edward Burleson Survey, Abstract 63, in San Marcos, Hays County, Texas, generally located on Centerpoint Rd approximately 340' northwest of the intersection between Centerpoint Rd and Gr...

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Planning Application Notices
Posted on: December 15, 2021

ZC-22-01 (1601 E McCarty FD to CD-1)

The Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a public hearing via hybrid, in-person / virtual, meeting at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, January 11, 2022, and the City Council will hold a public hearing via hybrid, in-person / virtual, meeting at 6:00 p.m. on Tues...

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Planning Application Notices
Posted on: December 15, 2021

ZC-22-02 (1601 E McCarty FD to LI)

The Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a public hearing via hybrid, in-person / virtual, meeting at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, January 11, 2022, and the City Council will hold a public hearing via hybrid, in-person / virtual, meeting at 6:00 p.m. on Tues...

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Planning Application Notices
Posted on: January 11, 2022

COVID-19 Community Discussion Jan 14

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Have COVID-19 related questions? Get answers from local experts and members of our community. The City of San Marcos is hosting a live COVID-19 Community Discussion this Friday, January 14, 2022, at 12 noon on the City of San Marcos Facebook page. Submit ...

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