Join NOWCastSA 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Thursday, June 25, 2015 for the live webcast of a City Council Special Meeting in room 204 of the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, 200 E. Market, San Antonio.
The City Council Budget Policy Goal Setting Session will discuss establishing a budget policy direction that will guide the development of service priorities for the FY 2016 Proposed Budget and the FY 2017 Budget-Plan to include possible action on matters presented and discussed. City Manager Sheryl Sculley and Director of Management and Budget Maria Villagomez will be in attendance.
Recently, a group of UTSA students along with students from over 15 other universities, attended the New Politics Forum’s 2015 Campaign Bootcamp at the Annette Strauss Center for Civic Life at University of Texas Austin.
On Wednesday, June 17, NOWCastSA webcast the San Antonio City Council B Session from the campus of Haven for Hope. The meeting included a briefing on Haven for Hope Campus Development, current programming, and related homeless initiatives.
The City of San Antonio underwrote the webcast, which you can replay any time right here:
Within hours of their release from Karnes County Correctional Center, a privately-operated prison located about 60 miles south east of San Antonio, three refugee mothers reached out to NOWCastSA to share their stories. Video of their testimony is now available to share, with credit, on any website:
On June 1 at 3 p.m., NOWCastSA webcasti live from the studios of Texas Public Radio as the remaining candidates for San Antonio Mayor, Sen. Leticia Van de Putte and Mayor Ivy Taylor squared off to address the most important issues facing San Antonio today.
The conversation was moderated by David Martin Davies, host of "The Source," with an expert news panel including TPR News Director Shelley Koffler and the San Antonio Express-News' Gilbert Garcia.