Written by Vivian Lopez on May 19 2021 - 2:45pm
Scroll down to see the questions from the District 2 Runoff Candidate Forum featuring incumbent Jada Andrews-Sullivan and challenger Jalen McKee-Rodriguez, then click on the link to jump to that spot in the video with the candidates' answer. The forum was hosted by NOWCastSA on May 16, 2021 at the Ella Austin Community Center.
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Apr 17 2018 - 2:24pm
San Antonio’s tech community came home from 2018 South by Southwest with more than 500 resumes after scaling back its high-tech sizzle and focusing on being inviting and neighborly. The previous two years, the city and the private sector host large-scale “activations” at Austin bars and inside the Austin Convention Center trade show.
Written by Katie Nickas on Jun 11 2016 - 3:32pm
A San Antonio proposal to cut $1.3 million from programs including domestic violence and correspondingly expand workforce development is “criminally shortsighted,” said District 8 Councilman Ron Nirenberg.
Written by City of San Antonio on Mar 22 2016 - 4:44pm
During Mayor Ivy Taylor’s “United State of the City” address co-hosted by the San Antonio Chamber of Commerce, the San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, the North San Antonio Chamber of Commerce and others, she announced that the city’s workforce development efforts will be led by “SA Works,” an industry-led collective impact model developed from national best practices.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jul 21 2015 - 2:47pm
The Edge: Helping you catch up and get ahead San Antonio’s heritage extends long before the Spanish Missions
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jul 16 2015 - 9:56pm
It’s simple, says Port San Antonio executive vice president Jim Perschbach. “Our board believes that there is no problem in San Antonio - or anywhere, for that matter - that can't be fixed by increasing the average wage in this community and providing more employment opportunities,” Perschbach said.
Written by Tawseef Ali on Jul 3 2013 - 1:37pm
Replay Video: Around 75 concerned locals gathered on June 29 at the Friendship Baptist Church to discuss what Economic Development means, who it caters to and what its future in San Antonio may be.
Written by saafdn on Aug 23 2011 - 2:34pm
The San Antonio Area Foundation and UTSA’s Rural Business Program at the Institute for Economic Development have developed a partnership to train organizations that are part of the Middle Rio Grande Valley Development Council (MRGDC) developing the communities surrounding the Eagle Ford Shale natural gas projects.
Written by Amanda Evrard on Jun 6 2011 - 4:45pm
Replay the video: NOWCastSA  webcast the City's second West SIde Economic Development community meeting June 18 from the Frank Garrett Community Center.At the summit, hosted by the Westside Development Corporation (WDC), participants identified areas on the West Side that are ready for economic development and helped create a prioritized lise of ten projects for investors to consider.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Apr 28 2011 - 11:23pm
Replay the video: NOWCastSA webcast live as San Antonio Mayor Julián Castro, "a child of the West Side,"  and Council members Mary Alice Cisneros (District 1), David Medina, (District 5), Ray Lopez (District 6) and Justin Rodriguez (District 7) lead the first in a series of community meetings to address economic development on the West Side.