Master Plans

The Parks and Recreation Department is working on updating the 2010 Parks, Recreation & Open Space Master Plan. On September 6-7, 2017, staff met with key stakeholders to begin the process. 

On Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017, from 6 - 7:45 p.m., the City of San Marcos Parks and Recreation Department will hold a town hall meeting to discuss updates to the Parks, Recreation, and Open Space Master Plan at the San Marcos Activity Center, 501 E. Hopkins. The public is invited to come learn, provide feedback, and collaborate with others on the future of San Marcos open spaces.

The Parks and Recreation Department is also seeking input via an online survey. Visit to take the survey. Hard copies of the survey will be available at the San Marcos Activity Center. Complete the survey by Nov. 8 to be entered into a drawing to win one of three prizes: one-year individual membership to the San Marcos Activity Center; a Rio Vista Fun Prize Pack including a propane grill, grill utensils, a waterproof phone pouch, and sunglasses; or a Greenspace Hiking Prize Pack including a hydration backpack, hiking pole, and sunglasses.The final survey deadline is November 20, 2017.

Meetings and additional updates will be posted here.