Commentary by Jim Bailey, member of the Housing Policy Task Force
Browse Stories in displacement
Written by Guest (not verified) on Dec 13 2018 - 9:27pm
Written by esperanzacenter on Sep 26 2018 - 3:26pm
Join the Westside Preservation Alliance and the Esperanza for the second event of our Westside Community History & Preservation Speaker Series! This series will explore community history and historic preservation in communities of color!
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Sep 12 2018 - 9:44am
Under the SA Tomorrow Comprehensive Plan, the City of San Antonio will be asking residents to help define the land use and zoning in their neighborhoods and communities. To help neighborhood residents prepare to participate, this hands-on workshop was created by Chrissy Q McCain, Director of Land Use and Neighborhood Planning for City Council District 1. “We want to empower people with as much information as possible,” explained District 1 Councilman Roberto Treviño. “We’ll be working with you, not around you."
Written by Guest (not verified) on May 25 2018 - 7:32pm
From the Mayor's Housing Policy Task Force: With your input, we now better understand the pressing housing situation that is negatively impacting San Antonio's quality of life. Please join us for an update on what we have documented as well as the actionable steps that we will be recommending to the Mayor and City Council. Share with us what you believe are the most improtant recommendations to be implemented by the City this year and beyond. Registration and refreshments begin at 8:30 a.m.
Written by Jason Gil on May 24 2018 - 9:14pm
By Jason Gil “Stories Seldom Told” is an annual Say Sí event where student artists explore topics in need of the telling, in need of being unpacked, in a creative manner. “Every year, all of our student leaders will get together and have informal conversations about what they feel isn’t addressed in their everyday lives,” said Stephen Guzman, Communications Director, at Say Sí. “Each studio has a lead liaison (student leader) that provides feedback and informs programming, and one of their tasks is to come up with the theme for Stories Seldom Told.”
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Aug 9 2016 - 8:09pm
On this week’s Edge, how to improve our dismal voter turnout rate, what’s missing in the police union’s contract with the city, the long history of gentrification and displacement, and how the whole community benefits when a kid gets an immunization shot. This edition of the Edge is sponsored in part by NOWCastSA nonprofit member Friends of Communities in Schools San Antonio. To learn more about sponsorship, click here.
Written by Clayton Price on Apr 2 2015 - 4:17pm
Replay video from Town Hall meetings across San Antonio of the Mayor's Task Force on Preserving Dynamic and Diverse Neighbohoods in the spring of 2015.
Written by Marisol Cortez on Jan 12 2015 - 12:09pm
Our Casas Resident Council is making an urgent request for donations to assist the remaining Mission Trails residents in locating housing that is permanently affordable and safe from further