Special Coverage

Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jan 19, 2015

On Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2015, we gathered your best work from Twitter, Facebook, Instagrams, Vine, slideshows, blogs, videos and articles to create a multimedia story told from nearly 40 perspectives. We also included an "explainer" on the hashtag #ReclaimMLK which owned the day in San Antonio and other cities.

Written by Kris@nowcastsa.org on Apr 24, 2014

Watch video of former mayor Phil Hardberger talking about his namesake park, its history and plans for the future.  Scroll down to read more about the park.


Written by Kris@nowcastsa.org on Jul 05, 2013

When a San Antonio night is lit up by fireworks, the newest place to be is Hays Street Bridge.

Hays 4th July 2013

On July 4, 2013, this vantage point attracted an estimated 200 guests who started the evening with ice chests and lawn chairs.

Written by City of San Antonio on Mar 21, 2013

UPDATED for 2016: San Antonio Parks and Recreation Department officials announced today that the park curfew will be lifted at selected City parks for the Easter holiday.

Written by evrard on Aug 20, 2012

In observance of the Labor Day holiday on Monday, Sept. 4, 2017, City Hall and most municipal offices will be closed. Public safety and emergency services will remain in operation.

Recycling and waste collection for residents who have a Monday collection service will be business as usual - so yes, you do need to take the trash out on Labor Day. But on-street parking will be free downtown at meters and pay stations.

Other City services will operate as follows:

Open on Monday, Sept. 4: