San Antonio hosted its first Sustainability Forum on June 23, 2015, part of the SA Tomorrow comprehensive planning process. SA Tomorrow is addressing the challenges and opportunities associated with adding one million people to the region by 2040, through a Comprehensive Plan update, a Sustainability Plan and a Multi-modal Transportation Plan.
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Written by City of San Antonio on Oct 2 2014 - 1:30pm
Replay the video: Vista Ridge Water Supply Public Hearing in the City Council Chambers.
Written by Clayton Price on Sep 3 2014 - 5:04pm
REPLAY VIDEO: Join NOWCastSA 9:30 a.m. to noon on Friday, September 5 for the live webcast of the Rio Grande Equal Voice Network's panel discussion on the economic, social and environmental cost of militarizing our border with Mexico.
Written by southwest work… on Aug 25 2014 - 2:07pm
Join District 4 Councilman Ray Saldana, Southwest Workers Union, and South San ISD as community celebrates decreased industrial truck traffic in the Quintana Road neighborhood. Six months after community members blocked traffic to tell trucks that they were going the "Wrong Way" by driving through their neighborhood, rather than using the General Hudnell on-ramp built especially for the trucks, "No Thru Trucks" signs were installed and authorities have increased enforcement against truck traffic.
Written by southwest work… on Aug 22 2014 - 12:58pm
On Tuesday, Aug. 26 at the South San Community Center, Southwest Workers Union held a news conference celebrating the installation of "No Thru Truck" signs on Quintana Road and to push for continued shifts towards local, sustainable, community-led economies that support the wellness of Mother Earth.
Written by City of San Antonio on Aug 19 2014 - 3:01pm
The Last Day to File an Application for a Place on the Ballot for District 2 for November Special City Election is August 21. The last day to file an application for a place on the ballot for the Nov. 4, 2014 Special City Election to fill the vacancy in Council District 2 is Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014. Applications will be accepted through 5 p.m. in the Office of the City Clerk located on the second floor of City Hall, 100 Military Plaza.
Written by VIA Transit on Aug 1 2014 - 2:55pm
The VIA Metropolitan Transit Board of Trustees has announced plans to defer the modern streetcar project. The official action to defer the project will take place at the August 26, 2014 meeting of the Board of Trustees. The VIA Board will also take steps to cancel the agreement with the City of San Antonio to provide $32 million in City funds for the streetcar project.
Written by esperanzacenter on Jul 14 2014 - 2:50pm
On Monday, June 23, inner city residents, advocates for affordable housing and public health, and urban scholars held a town hall session with elected officials to address gentrification in San Antonio.
Written by karensadams on Jul 11 2014 - 1:07pm
Healthy eating and nutrition are central to keeping children well, so with help from The Culinary Institute of America, San Antonio (CIA), Goldsbury Foundation, and H-E-B, the Children’s Hospital of San Antonio unveiled today its pioneering new culinary health and education program aimed at reducing childhood obesity and improving access to nutritious food for patients of the Hospital and the community at large.
Written by San Antonio Ch… on Jul 7 2014 - 3:34pm
REPLAY VIDEO: Thanks to underwriting from the San Antonio Chamber of Commerce NOWCastSA webcast the community reception to thank Mayor Julián Castro for all he has done for San Antonio 5:30 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, July 16. From the Chamber's invitation: