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Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Nov 14, 2011
REPLAY THE VIDEO: NOWCastSA webcast live as the four San Antonio Bond Committees met to discuss and vote on the projects to include in the $596 million bond package that voters will decide on May 12, 2012. The committees met Nov. 14-17 and took a bus tour of selected projects on Dec. 3. On Dec. 5, 6, 7 and 8, the committees met again at the Cliff Morton Development & Business Services Center and voted on the packages to reccomend that City Council approve during its Jan. 18, 2012 meeting.
Written by nancypjohnson on Oct 25, 2011
Early voting began this week for the Nov. 2 general election that will decide the Texas governorship, members of Congress, the Texas Legislature, state, district, county offices and water district board members.Early voting will end Friday, Oct. 29. The Bexar County Elections website includes a list of polling places and information.On weekdays, polling places will be open from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. On Saturday, voting hours will be 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Written by evrard on Oct 24, 2011
REPLAY VIDEO: You can join in as former U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor speaks to students at Texas A&M University-San Antonio about iCivics.org, a web-based education project designed to teach civics and inspire students to actively participate in our democracy.NOWCastSA will webcast the event live from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. and you can watch video on this page or come back later and replay the video here.
Written by evrard on Oct 20, 2011
REPLAY VIDEO: NOWCastSA webcast live on Oct. 24 when former U.S.  Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor and Texas Supreme Court Chief Justice Wallace Jefferson visited with civic leaders in San Antonio.The justices will discuss iCivics, a web-based education project designed to teach students civics and inspire them to be active participants in our democracy. The presentation is scheduled to begin after 7 p.m. The event is not open to the public, but the webcast will be available live and after the fact.
Written by Joe Ruiz on Oct 17, 2011
The second public meetings to discuss the future of downtown San Antonio was held Oct. 26.The meeting is designed to show off specifics of how the public's feedback at a July hearing was incorporated into the Downtown Strategic Framework Plan. Video from NOWCastSA's webcast of the earlier meeting is here.UPDATE, 10:21 a.m., Oct. 27: Lack of Internet connectivity prevented us from webcasting, but we recorded it for posting.