Emergency Updates

  1. National weather service

View the latest weather forecast and advisories for San Marcos from the National Weather Service.

  1. road conditions

If you do not have to go out, stay at home. If you do go out, slow down and use caution while driving. Check local and state road conditions at Drive Texas.

  1. sign up for local emergency alerts

Registering with WarnCentralTexas.org allows the City to directly contact residents by phone, text, or email during a disaster or public safety event. The City can quickly provide information that affects specific neighborhoods such as evacuation orders and directions to shelters.


Wateremail Water/Wastewater or call 512-393-8010

Electric: email Electric Utilities or call 512-393-8313 (See power outage tips below)

Do not call 911 unless you are requesting emergency assistance, as it is not staffed to answer general information calls during emergency events like severe weather.

  1. non-emergency work orders

SMTX Connect is your official civic engagement tool to stay in touch with the City of San Marcos. Our web-based program offers a simple way to submit issues, request services, and comment to the City. Service requests can range from potholes to graffiti removal and will be routed directly to the appropriate department for action. We will respond quickly and efficiently, while you can track the progress of your requests on the City website.

Submit a Request

Visit our webpage SMTX Connect Service Requests to submit a new request, follow requests or view map and photo gallery of submitted requests.