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San Marcos “Can Ban” is Now in Effect
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The San Marcos ban on single-use containers along riverside areas within the city limits went into effect on May 1, 2024 with the following provisions:

·       River patrons are permitted to use only reusable drink containers on the river, along the banks of the river and in designated areas, also known as "No Zones".

·       Each person is permitted one cooler/ice chest of less than 30 quarts within the No Zones.

·       Single-use (disposable) drink containers are allowed in designated "Go Zone" areas only. 

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