The Edge: March 21, 2016

Submitted by J.T. on March 23, 2016 - 8:20pm

Catch up and get ahead with the Edge for the week of March 21.

The theme of San Antonio Mayor Ivy Taylor’s United State of the City Address on March 22 was "A City at Work."

Here is a link to our story where you will find:

  • A transcript of Taylor's prepared remarks  posted by San Antonio Current's Mark Reagan, along with his live-blog of  the event.
  • The story about the changes Taylor described for SA Works, San Antonio's workforce development program.
  • A link to Texas Public Radio’s story about the new investor in the Vista Ridge Water pipeline project, which Taylor revealed in her address.
  • A link to the story from News4 San Antonio that focused on Taylor's message to the police and firefighter unions: "Hay qué trabajar."  
  • The story behind the "Keys to the Alamo" given to the Mayor by the Witte Museum.


Second Annual Mini Maker Faire

Are you coming to the San Antonio Public Library’s second annual Mini Maker Faire on Saturday, March 26?

The festival at San Antonio’s Central Library will be a celebration and showcase of the vibrant and creative San Antonio Maker community.

That’s where you’ll find:


  • robot-builders
  • crocheters
  • 3D printers
  • geometrical modelers
  • cosplayers
  • coders
  • digital media artists



The NOWCastSA team will be there and we hope you will help us create a community built with your hopes and dreams.

Tell us what’s to love about San Antonio, and what we can do together to make it even better.

Then we’ll make it into a YouTube video, with you in the starring role!

Here is a link to our story!