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Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Mar 12 2018 - 2:50pm
In a victory for the Hays Street Bridge Restoration Group and its recently deceased founder, Doug Steadman, the Historic and Design Review Commission on March 9 rejected a developer’s proposal to erect a 72-foot-tall apartment building next to the 58-foot-tall Hays Street Bridge. (click here to watch video of the entire meeting or click on any quote below to jump straight to that spot in the video.)
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Nov 25 2017 - 2:36pm
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Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Apr 19 2017 - 10:39pm
Update: The matter was rejected by the San Antonio Zoning Commission on May 17. Click here for story and video. The issue now moves to San Antonio City Council. On April 4, more than 50 residents from Tobin Hill and other nearby neighborhoods met with city officials and their councilman for a spirited conversation about whether 88 properties should be covered by Historic Designation.
Written by Texas Tribune on Oct 16 2015 - 1:56pm
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Written by mostserene on Jan 28 2011 - 8:10pm
Funds available for home improvement in Dignowitty Historical District. Last Day to apply:  Feb: 21, 2011.Points of contact here for application and questions.In case you are wondering where the heck is Dignowitty Hill and why should I care?Map is here ...