Motivated high school students interested in engaging in community issues around climate change, environmental policy, and/or environmental justice are encouraged to apply to Mayor Ron Nirenberg’s Youth Engagement Council for Climate Initiatives, convening this fall and working throughout the 2020–2021 school year. Applications for the council are open now through Sept. 18, 2020, and you can apply here: http://bit.ly/MYCapplication.
Written by City of San Antonio on Oct 6 2020 - 2:12pm
Written by Rebecca Espinoza on Jun 25 2020 - 4:09pm
Thanks to coronavirus, protesting your property taxes is different this year. San Antonio District 7 City Councilwoman Ana Sandoval interviewed Camille Rodriguez Brigant about how to protest and why you should - even if you are over 65. Then Sandoval talked with San Antonio Mayor Ron Nirenberg about the city budget. He said some things won't be cut, like services for the city's most vulnerable residents.
Written by Rebecca Espinoza on Jun 17 2020 - 3:00pm
Organized by Ananda Tomas San Antonio spends more money on policing than anything else ($479 Million for FY20). Speak out at the City Council Meeting on June 18. Members of the public can speak at city council meetings as long as they discuss an item on the agenda. One of the agenda items is discussing amending the budget for the coming year (mainly based on COVID-19).
Written by Rebecca Espinoza on Jun 17 2020 - 2:35pm
Online! Hosted by Councilwoman Ana Sandoval (D7) Join Councilwoman Ana Sandoval on Wednesday, June 17 at 7 p.m. for a conversation with Harvard Chan School of Public Health Dean Michelle A. Williams for a conversation on racism as a public health crisis in our communities. The Facebook Live will be available at facebook.com/AnaSandovalD7/live/
Written by Texas Tribune on Aug 16 2019 - 9:19am
One day after Gov.
Written by Hannah Wolf on Jun 21 2019 - 10:43am
Click on the speaker's name to jump straight to their comments in the video. District 2 Councilman Art Hall
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Jun 4 2019 - 11:59am
Photo by Marco Verch on Flickr, under a Creative Commons 2.0 license. By Edmond Ortiz for NOWCastSA
Written by Hannah Wolf on May 31 2019 - 9:56am
Runoff candidates for City Council District 4, Adriana Rocha Garcia and Johnny Arredondo, took questions from the online and in-person audience in a forum moderated by the League of Women Voters of the San Antonio Area on May 21 at St. Bonaventure Church Activity Center. (Scroll down to replay complete video of the forum.) The candidates had sharply differing views on topics, including climate change.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Nov 12 2018 - 9:01pm
By Charlotte-Anne Lucas and Jolene Almendarez This morning, District 1 Councilman Roberto Treviño will continue to fight a land use category that community leaders say will destroy San Antonio neighborhoods by allowing incompatible, high-density, four-story apartment buildings next to single-family homes.
Written by Guest (not verified) on May 27 2018 - 8:43pm
Join elected officials and community leaders to discuss the current status of San Antonio neighborhoods and plans for their success. Confirmed speakers include City Councilwoman District 7 Ana Sandoval and Chief Appraiser for the Bexar Appraisal District Michael Amezquita.