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Written by City of San Antonio on Feb 4 2014 - 3:35pm
Mayor Julián Castro and County Judge Nelson Wolff, along with Councilwoman Ivy Taylor, announced the City and County’s partnership to enhance the Menger Creek Drainage project. The City allocated $6.5 million from the 2012 bond for the reconstruction of the Menger Creek Channel and an additional $4 million is being contributed by the County. Benefits from this partnership will assist in removing properties from the floodplain, and create a natural destination park for the EastPoint Community.
Written by Amanda Evrard on Jul 19 2012 - 4:37pm
The City of San Antonio and the 502nd Air Base Wing and Joint Base San Antonio will celebrate the completion of the Fort Sam Houston Drainage project. District 2 City Councilwoman Ivy R. Taylor; Brig. Gen. Theresa Carter, Commander of the 502nd Air Base Wing and Joint Base San Antonio; City of San Antonio staff; and military personnel will participate in a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 9 a.m. Tuesday, July 24, on Binz-Engleman Road on the east side of Salado Creek. The site is accessible via Interstate 35 without the need to enter Fort Sam Houston (map top right).
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jan 26 2012 - 11:45am
We need your help. In May, San Antonio citizens will be asked to vote on a $596 million bond package that includes 140 different projects that are, quite literally, all over the map. With help from you, we can put together the information we all need to make an informed choice on that huge and diverse package of projects. At NOWCastSA, we built this map that identifies and shows the location of each of the projects.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Nov 14 2011 - 2:01pm
REPLAY THE VIDEO: NOWCastSA webcast live as the four San Antonio Bond Committees met to discuss and vote on the projects to include in the $596 million bond package that voters will decide on May 12, 2012. The committees met Nov. 14-17 and took a bus tour of selected projects on Dec. 3. On Dec. 5, 6, 7 and 8, the committees met again at the Cliff Morton Development & Business Services Center and voted on the packages to reccomend that City Council approve during its Jan. 18, 2012 meeting.