Code Rodeo

The Code Rodeo was a rapid, intensive and creative work session focused on creating solutions for CodeSMTX, the city's new land development code.

2014 Code Rodeo Events


  • Learn and Do: Kick Off Event and Design Session: October 23, 2014
  • Watch The Action: Design Studio and Technical Meetings: October 24, 2014
  • Open House: Come + Go. See Progress. Give Input.: October 25, 2014
  • See The Final Product: Wrap-Up Presentation: October 29, 2014

Code Rodeo in Numbers


  • Stakeholder Meetings: 22
  • CodeSMTX Event Participants: 420
  • Work Hours Invested: 720
  • Posts to Mindmixer Questions: 192
  • CodeSMTX Website Traffic: 1,086
  • Facebook Reaches: 15,728
22 Stakeholder Meetings, 420 Event Participants, 720 Work Hours Invested

What We Heard During Code Rodeo


Big Ideas


  • Cool, varied places to live
  • More balanced transportation network
  • Preserve water quality and access to river
  • Protect and enhance existing neighborhoods
  • Real centers for new development

Words That Came to Mind About San Marcos at Code Rodeo

Word Clouds Describing How People Feel About the Situation Now, and it's Future