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Aida Mondragon tidies up her food preparation area after a flurry of lunchtime customers at Lucy’s Tacos food truck on Aquarena Springs Drive. The food truck is one of 34 operating in the city that will be affected by the discussed revamping of the city code relating to food establishments and food vending machines at tonight’s city council meeting. Daily Record photo by Denise Cathey

Food safety code due for rewrite

The San Marcos food safety code is due for a revamp, and the city council will take a step toward doing just that tonight.

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Continuing a tradition of more than 20 years, Gary Job Corps students and staff assisted with the bi-annual “Friends of the Library” book sale. The goal of this year’s sale is to raise $1 million for the library’s extension project. More than 4,000 books and 3,000 DVDs were put up for sale. Shown are Gary students Kendrick Walker, Gavin Williams, Brandon Smith, Samuel Cain, Jame Howard, Kahnon Bennett, Brian Little Jr. and Kamuwela Carbonell-Dias; along with staff members Todd Watson and Titus Adeosun; community members Michael Coronado, Brandon Pharris, Charles Turner and Sarah Natal; and Library Director Diane Insley and Outreach Manager Susan Smith. Gary Job Corps photo

Gary Job Corps’ helping hands for public library

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Downtown got a tidying up for spring last week with the Lower Colorado River Authority’s (LCRA) fifth annual Steps Forward Day volunteer effort to landscape flowerbeds and remove unwanted graffiti from the area. City intern Tammy Huynh lends a hand to volunteers by carrying a bucket filled with removed plant debris to be disposed of as the group of volunteers works on clearing out the landscaping beds. Daily Record photo by Denise Cathey

Steps Forward Day

As part of their fifth annual Steps Forward Day, the Lower Colorado River Authority (LCRA) helped to beautify downtown San Marcos recently by providing the volunteers and funding to landscape


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