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Written by TPR on Jun 20 2018 - 8:45pm
On Wednesday, June 27, 2018 at the Whitley Theological Center, at the Oblate School of Theology, Texas Public Radio will host a free Dare to Listen conversation about San Antonio’s growth and gentrification. The event is open to the public. Doors at 6:30 p.m., Program at 7 p.m. The conversation is hosted by TPR's David Martin Davies and includes panelists:
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Apr 20 2018 - 2:54pm
In direct contradiction of a city ordinance and the promise of the SA Tomorrow Comprehensive Plan, city staffers are systematically eliminating long-standing neighborhood plans designed to protect the character and future of San Antonio’s urban core communities. The news came as an unwelcome surprise to city council members at the Comprehensive Plan Committee’s April 19 meeting where they were being briefed on the $1.05 million SA Tomorrow Year Two consulting contract that is up for approval in May.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Apr 11 2018 - 9:35am
Community leaders in the Tier One Neighborhood Coalition met on Nov. 4, 2017 at the Westfall Library to learn how the San Antonio Comprehensive Plan and the Corridor Plans will affect residential areas and the broader community.
Written by Brooke Cowey on Feb 28 2017 - 4:11pm
This event will allow those in attendance to hear from the top three mayoral candidates about their plans for the continued growth of San Antonio's economy. Speakers for this event include: Councilman Ron Nirenberg, Mayor Ivy Taylor and Chairman Manuel Medina.
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 Mar 31 2016 - 2:28pm
The San Antonio area added more than 51,000 people from 2014 to 2015, one of the largest gains in the country, according to a new report from the U.S. Census Bureau. Combined with Austin’s gain of 57,000 people, Houston’s gain of 159,000 people and the Dallas-Fort Worth area’s gain of 145,000 people, that adds up to 412,000.
Written by J.T. on Mar 31 2016 - 1:56pm
This week on the Edge: Maker Faire video starring you! Texas Women of Influence, San Antonio Book Festival and Census reports booming growth. Census
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jul 27 2015 - 8:56pm
The Edge: Helping you catch up and get ahead Ancient irrigation technique saves water, keeps plants happy
Written by Amanda Evrard on Mar 9 2015 - 2:17pm
Replay video: NOWCastSA webcast the San Antonio Public Library's Texas Women of Influence on Tuesday, March 10, 2015 in the Central Library Auditorium.
Written by Susana on Nov 24 2010 - 2:06pm
By some measures, San Antonio is the greenest city in Texas, and it’s not too shabby in the technology department either.The Alamo City has Rackspace, the world’s – yes, world’s - largest web hosting company, hiring more than 2,500 employees.