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Marfa City Council Weighs In On Zoning Changes

By Sally Beauvais Marfa’s City Council approved 4 out of 9 proposed changes to the city’s zoning map on Thursday evening. The votes took place during a regular council meeting, following the second of two joint public hearings co-hosted by … Continue reading

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Marfa Commission Proposes City Zoning Changes

By Sally Beauvais Marfa’s Planning and Zoning Commission and City Council addressed a packed house Tuesday night, during the first of two joint public hearings in which they’ll be taking comments from residents about proposed changes to the city’s zoning … Continue reading

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Marfa Zoning Board Wants New Building Height Limits

Marfa’s new luxury hotel – the Hotel Saint George – is hard to miss. The four-story, minimalist white building is easily spotted from pretty much any part of town. It dwarfs the existing structures around it and has quickly become … Continue reading

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Results for Local West Texas Elections

Final results are in for local elections in Marfa, Alpine and Presidio. In Marfa, incumbent Mayor Dan Dunlap retained his seat. Josie Simpson retained her city council seat, while Peter Stanley bested Tom Schmidt for the second of two open … Continue reading

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Marfa City Hall (Photo via Mia Warren, KTRS)

Marfa Seeks Funding For Replacement Water Well To Avoid Water Rationing

At Tuesday night’s City Council meeting, the city voted to move ahead on applying for a loan to fund a replacement well. Three wells pump water into Marfa. One of those wells is about a quarter century past its service … Continue reading

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