During the Sept., 20, 2017 edition of #AskRon, San Antonio Mayor Ron Nirenberg and District 3 Councilwoman Rebecca Viagran were at at Don Pedro's on the South Side discussing issues including business development, street racing accidents, building community trust with law enforcement, equity in the budget, community health, National Night Out, promoting volunteerism and relief efforts for Mexico City.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Sep 20 2017 - 9:51pm
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Sep 6 2017 - 10:08pm
On Sept. 6, 2017, Mayor Ron Nirenberg and District 2 Councilman Cruz Shaw discussed issues including the removal of the Confederate monument, equity in the budget process, and spent a little time with a tamandua during of #AskRon at the San Antonio Zoo. Replay it here:
Written by Joe Krier on Aug 10 2016 - 12:50am
Thursday, Aug. 11, City Council will vote on the three plans that make up SA Tomorrow, the proposed blueprint for accommodating San Antonio's projected growth of 1.1 million new residents through 2040. These plans will establish our development priorities and guide numerous spending decisions in the years to come.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Oct 5 2015 - 7:49pm
Updated: District 8 Councilman Ron Nirenberg proposed moving San Antonio municipal elections to November, which he said could increase voter turnout by 300 percent or more. Speaking at University of Texas at San Antonio Civic Engagment Summit on Oct. 5, Nirenberg said the move would require a change in the City Charter and state law, and the November date "could have a profound effect on student participation."
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jul 6 2015 - 1:35pm
Replay video: The Prevention Resource Center for Region 8, a program of the San Antonio Council on Alcohol and Drug Abuse, held a conversation about the data in the 2015 Regional Needs Assessment on July 9, 2015. Thanks to underwriting from SACADA, you can replay the video right here:
Written by MichaelWhite on Oct 27 2014 - 12:25pm
Update: Candidates Alan E. Warrick and Keith A. Toney are in a runoff election Dec. 9 for the San Antonio Council District 2 seat. Warrick and Toney discussed the issues with Texas Public Radio's David Martin Davies on The Source. You can replay that audio here: "COSA Dist. 2 Candidates Face Off For Dec 9 Run-Off"
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Mar 10 2014 - 7:39pm
REPLAY VIDEO: Join NOWCastSA live from 8 a.m. until 9:30 a.m. on March 11 as Councilman Ray Lopez delivers the Second Annual State of District 6 address from El Tropicano Riverwalk Hotel. Gabe Farias, President of the West San Antonio Chamber of Commerce, will open the event, followed by remarks from the West Chamber's Vice Chair, John Leal of CPS Energy. Sen. Leticia Van de Putte, (D-26) will speak briefly to the audience of about 200 community and business leaders, before introducing Councilman Lopez.
Written by Amanda Evrard on Feb 17 2014 - 1:03pm
Updated April 27, 2015: Please go to the 2015 San Antonio Elections page for complete informationabout the San Antonio Mayor and City Council election May 9, 2015 and a mobile-friendly Early Voting Map.
Written by City of San Antonio on Feb 7 2014 - 12:23pm
Citizens interested in running for Council District Seats 9 and 10 in the May 10, 2014 Special City Election can purchase information packets now in the Office of the City Clerk, located on the second floor of City Hall at 100 Military Plaza. The packet cost is $30 and may be purchased during the regular office hours of Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Written by Kris_Serold on Feb 6 2014 - 2:12pm
For over five years, the National Council of Jewish Women and Family Violence Prevention Services, have partnered to take on some of the critical issues facing high school students today through a city-wide film contest called Can't Beat Love.