Saturday, Nov. 14, San Antonio residents are invited to participate in the City’s Solid Waste Management Department’s free landfill day from 8 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the following locations. To dispose of furniture, including mattresses and other bulky items, bring a copy of a recent CPS Energy utility bill showing the Solid Waste service fee and a picture ID. No contractor, commercial industrial, or hazardous waste will be accepted.
Written by Texas Tribune on Nov 11 2020 - 10:57am
Written by Rebecca Espinoza on Oct 22 2020 - 10:24am
A community webinar convening community leaders, artists, environmental, public health and housing advocates to discuss how environmental justice principles can help build a more equitable San Antonio a year after San Antonio’s City Council adopted the San Antonio Climate Action and Adaptation Plan. Over 23 organizations are calling for 5 demands of the San Antonio City Council to demand CPS energy become a central part of solutions for structural inequality as the city recovers from COVID-19.
Written by Ross Ramsey on Oct 12 2020 - 8:48am
By Ross Ramsey, The Texas Tribune Oct. 12, 2020 Texas voters have serious concerns about voting and the 2020 election, UT/TT Poll finds
Written by Texas Tribune on Oct 11 2020 - 6:31pm
By Alexa Ura, The Texas Tribune Aug. 21, 2020
Written by Linda Papayanopolus on Oct 6 2020 - 3:10pm
As the COVID-19 pandemic has forced students, senior citizens and many workers to shift their lives online, the lack of internet access has exacerbated an already unacceptable problem for thousands of San Antonio residents in low-income households.
Written by City of San Antonio on Oct 6 2020 - 2:12pm
Motivated high school students interested in engaging in community issues around climate change, environmental policy, and/or environmental justice are encouraged to apply to Mayor Ron Nirenberg’s Youth Engagement Council for Climate Initiatives, convening this fall and working throughout the 2020–2021 school year. Applications for the council are open now through Sept. 18, 2020, and you can apply here: http://bit.ly/MYCapplication.
Written by Rebecca Espinoza on Oct 4 2020 - 7:30pm
Replay NOWCastSA video from the Leon Valley Virtual City Council Candidate Candidate Forum Oct. 7 which was moderated by the League of Women Voters of the San Antonio Area. You can replay the video in its entirety or scroll down to jump to the spot in the video when the candidates answered questions from voters. Candidates who participated in the forum were: City Council Place 2 candidate Josh Stevens and City Council Place 4 candidates Rey Orozco and Philip Campos. Place 2 candidate Catherine R. Rodriguez was unable to participate.
Written by City of San Antonio on Sep 24 2020 - 10:12am
With the COVID-19 indicators currently showing the lowest risk level (“Safe”) for transmission of the coronavirus, San Antonio Cit