San Marcos, Texas COVID-19 Updates
The impacts of COVID-19 on San Marcos and Texas are fast-moving, with new developments, closures and cancellations happening regularly. To ensure you have the most current information, please visit the websites and resource links below.
COVID-19 HOTLINE: 512.393.5525
For non-emergency COVID-19 questions from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., Monday through Friday. Spanish speakers will be available. Please check the City of San Marcos website for most current information HERE.
• Stay Home, Work Safe Order for San Marcos and Hays County
Effective as of 11 p.m. on March 26, 2020, and continuing until 4 a.m. on April 10, 2020, all individuals currently living within Hays County are ordered to stay at home at their place of residence. Essential businesses will remain open. Full Order and list of businesses can be found HERE.
• City of San Marcos and Hays County close all Riverside Parks
Parks affected include: Rio Vista, City Park, Plaza Park, Veramendi, Bicentennial, Children’s Park, Crook Park, Veteran’s Memorial Park, Dog Beach, Capes Park, Thompson’s Island, Stokes Park, Ramon Lucio Park, Wildlife Annex/Wilderness Park and Five Mile Dam. View a map of all San Marcos river parks HERE.
• City closes Playscapes, Dog Park, Skate Park and Restrooms
Parks affected include: Children’s Park Playscape, City Park Playscape, all neighborhood park playscapes, Dog Park, and Skate Park. All public restroom facilities and water fountains in all city parks and natural areas will also be closed and shutoff until further notice.
• Indoor and Outdoor Gatherings
Public and private groups are limited to 10 people or fewer with recommendations to maintain at least six feet between individuals.
• Bars and Restaurants
All bars are temporarily closed. Restaurants may offer curbside pickup, drive through and delivery options only.
TOUR SAN MARCOS is continually monitoring the situation and has been in close communication with City and State officials during this time.
This page will be updated if the situation changes.
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