The FAA warns unauthorized drone operators that they may be subject to significant fines if they interfere with emergency response operations. Flying a drone without authorization in or near the disaster area may violate federal, state, or local... read more
Saturday, August 26, 2017 12:08:00 PM
The Hays County and City of San Marcos joint emergency operations center is now fully activated and will be staffed 24/7 until further notice.
Over Friday night and through early Saturday morning, sporadic heavy rains were reported and several... read more
Saturday, August 26, 2017 8:48:00 AM
Hays County is now under a Tropical Storm Warning. Hurricane Harvey remains unpredictable, but the NWS says to expect very heavy rainfall over the next several days and tropical storm winds of 40-50mph with gusts up to 60mph. Rainfall is... read more
Friday, August 25, 2017 5:23:00 PM
Unsure if your location is susceptible to flooding?
Hays County along with Halff Associates has created an interactive web map, for public use, showing FEMA floodplains, parcels lines, city limits, 2 foot LiDAR contours, Edwards Aquifer... read more
Friday, August 25, 2017 3:25:00 PM
Hays CISD has let parents know that extra curricular activities for Saturday and Sunday have been canceled but are still on for tonight (Friday). As of this time classes are still on for Monday. If that changes HCISD will advise. Detailed HCISD info ... read more
Friday, August 25, 2017 2:48:00 PM
Texas State University is canceling programs and activities beginning at 5:00 p.m. Friday, August 25, 2017, and through the weekend in anticipation of Hurricane Harvey and its expected impact on Central Texas. Among the canceled events are Friday’s... read more
Thursday, August 24, 2017 5:33:00 PM
Burn Ban to remain in place
As of Tuesday August 8th 2017, the Hays County Commissioners court has left the burn ban in effect for Hays County. While the rain that fell over the last few days has been beneficial it is not enough to completely remove the effects of the high... read more
Tuesday, August 8, 2017 10:00:00 AM
September 6, 2017 - Kyle Fire Department
Were you caught off-guard by today’s rain? Save the date for September 6th 2017 for the first ever seminar “Flash Flooding…Know the Dangers”. Join Hays County Office of Emergency Services and the National Weather Service to learn about why Hays... read more
Monday, August 7, 2017 4:08:00 PM
Hwy 21 Westbound at the 14000 block in San Marcos is blocked.
Friday, August 4, 2017 8:53:00 AM
Hays County is experiencing a widespread phone outage due to a fiber cut. 911 services have been routed to neighboring agencies as to ensure they continue to be answered and processed efficiently. Additionally, citizens may experience difficulty... read more
Tuesday, August 1, 2017 2:50:00 PM