Hays County calls $75 million parks bond election for Nov. 3

The bond includes 16 projects and is valued at $75 million-$80 million. (Evelin Garcia/Community Impact Newspaper)
The bond includes 16 projects and is valued at $75 million-$80 million. (Evelin Garcia/Community Impact Newspaper)

The bond includes 16 projects and is valued at $75 million-$80 million. (Evelin Garcia/Community Impact Newspaper)

Voters in Hays County will decide on a $75 million-$80 million bond during the Nov. 3 election. The proposal includes 16 parks projects throughout the county, including six in the San Marcos area and one in Kyle.


The Hays County Parks and Open Spaces Advisory Committee, or POSAC, presented the bond to Hays County Commissioners Court on July 28. On Aug. 13, the court voted 4-1 in favor of the election, with Precinct 1 Commissioner Debbie Ingalsbe casting the sole dissenting vote due to economic concerns centered around the coronavirus.
By Warren Brown
Warren joined Community Impact at the beginning of 2020 as the editor of its New Braunfels paper and now reports the news in San Marcos, Buda and Kyle. Warren previously wrote for the Dallas Observer and Fort Worth Weekly and he brings a passion for truth and equality to his reporting.


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