Archive for February, 2013

February 27th, 2013 - 3:30 pm § in News

State of the City

Mayor Jim Desmond reported on the state on the city in a speech at Williams Barn in Walnut Grove Park on February 26.  Here’s a link to a video of the speech: 2013 San Marcos State of the City Address[...]

February 15th, 2013 - 1:29 am § in News

Girders Added to the Borden Bridge Project

The large crane you see looming on the horizon is being used to add girders to the construction of the Borden Bridge.  Crews will be working Wednesday, February 13 and Thursday, February 14 to install the large steel girders. The Borden Road Street Improvements and Bridge Construction project inclu[...]

February 12th, 2013 - 1:00 am § in Events

Mayor to Deliver State of the City

San Marcos Mayor Jim Desmond will deliver this year’s State of the City Address on Tuesday, February 26 at Williams Barn at Walnut Grove Park, 1950 Sycamore Drive. Registration for the luncheon event begins at 11:15 am and the Mayor’s address will start at 12:15 pm.  Tickets for event are avail[...]

February 4th, 2013 - 10:10 pm § in News

City Council Discusses Goals and Objectives

In January, the City Council held a four-hour meeting to discuss its goals and objectives for the city. The bi-annual meeting is designed to guide the work of the city staff and inform the annual budget process, which begins this spring.  Accountability was a major theme of the discussion.  The ci[...]